Karen I. Dacey, M.D. obtained her Doctor of Medicine degree from the Uniformed Services University for the Health Sciences in Bethesda, Maryland and trained in ophthalmology at the Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium, a joint program between Ft. Sam Houston and Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas. She served on active duty in the U.S. Air Force as a comprehensive ophthalmologist. She is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology.
Dr. Dacey has been practicing general ophthalmology in the Lehigh Valley since 2011. She offers diagnostic and therapeutic services for a wide range of ophthalmic conditions including refractive error, dry eyes, cataract, glaucoma and diabetes. She specializes in cataract surgery using advanced medical and surgical techniques. She performs surgery at the Center for Specialized Surgery and is a member of the active staff at St. Luke’s Hospital in Bethlehem.
She is Clinical Assistant Professor (Adjunct) of Ophthalmology at Temple University School of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology and lectures to undergraduate medical students on ophthalmology.
Malcolm Grow Medical Center, Andrews Air Force Base, Maryland, Comprehensive Ophthalmologist 2006-2011
Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland Air Force Base, Texas, Ophthalmology Residency 2003-2006
Brooks-City Base, San Antonio, Texas, Primary Care Physician 2001-2003
Malcolm Grow Medical Center, Andrews Air Force Base, Maryland, Transitional Internship 2000-2001
Uniformed Services University, Bethesda, Maryland, Doctor of Medicine
Barnard College, New York, NY, Bachelor of Arts
Marilyn R. McDonald, M.D. obtained her Doctor of Medicine degree from McMaster University in Hamilton, Canada and trained in ophthalmology at McGill University in Montreal Canada. She is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology
Dr. McDonald has been practicing general ophthalmology in the Lehigh Valley since 1986.
She treats patient with a wide range of ocular health, prescribing glasses if patients need vision correction and providing medical or laser surgical treatment for patients with eye conditions such as diabetes, glaucoma and cataracts. Dr. McDonald is the founding physician of McDonald Ophthalmology & Associates. She is now a physician at Valley Eye Group and is enjoying some more free time by traveling and visiting with family and friends.
McGill University, Montreal Canada. Ophthalmology Residency Program
University of Ottawa, Canada. Internship and Neurology Residency Program
McMaster University, Hamilton Canada. Doctor of Medicine
Chestnut Hill College, Philadelphia. Masters Degree in Spirituality
University of Waterloo, Canada, and Universite d' Aix-Marseilles, France. Bachelors Degree in French Language and Literature
University of Toronto Conservatory of Music, Canada. Solo Performer
Patricia J. Domyan obtained her Master’s in Nursing at DeSales University. She has national board certifications in both family practice and ophthalmology.
Pat has worked in ophthalmology since 1985 first as a registered nurse surgical assistant, then as an ophthalmic registered nurse, and has been treating her own patients since 2005 as a nurse practitioner. She treats a spectrum of acute and chronic eye conditions including macular degeneration, glaucoma, and diabetes and has a special interest in cornea and dry eyes. She is certified in fitting soft, gas permeable, and specialty contact lenses.
DeSales University - Center Valley, Pa – Master’s in Nursing – Family Nurse Practitioner
Kutztown University – Kutztown, PA – Bachelor’s in Nursing
Allentown Hospital School of Nursing – Allentown, PA - Diploma - Nursing
US Army School for Allied Health Sciences – San Antonio, TX – Operating Room Technician
American Nurses Credentialing Center – Board Certification - Family Nurse Practitioner
National Certifying Board for Ophthalmic Registered Nurses – Ophthalmic RN
Contact Lens Association for Ophthalmology – Contact Lens Technician
Rich Snyder is a certified by the American Board of Opticians as a Dispensing Optician with over 40 years of experience in assisting patients with selection of eyeglass frames and lenses. He pays particular attention to detail, fit, comfort, and the visual needs of our patients. He fits the most straightforward to the more complex eyeglass prescriptions in order to achieve the optical and lifestyle goals of our patients.
Rich worked with George McGinley, M.D. in Allentown for 28 years. He joined McDonald Ophthalmology in Bethlehem in 2009 and continues to provide outstanding optical services to our patients at Valley Eye Group.