Dr. Schaefer grew up in Hamburg, Germany. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology at Centenary College of Louisiana. She then obtained her Doctorate of Optometry degree from the New England College of Optometry. There, she was the recipient of the Presidential Scholarship.
She completed internships at the Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial Veterans Hospital, the Lahey Clinic, the South End Community Health Center, and also had the opportunity to practice overseas in China at the Wenzhou Medical College Eye Hospital.
Upon graduation, Dr. Schaefer gained significant experience as an optometrist in the greater Boston area and in South New Hampshire. Dr. Schaefer specializes in general optometry and contact lenses. In her free time she enjoys traveling, cooking and spending time with her family. Dr Schaefer, her husband and their son reside in the Boston area.
Dr. Schafer is currently seeing patients in our North Shore practice location.
Specialties: General Optometry, Contact Lenses