Dr. Sappenfield received her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from the University of North Carolina in 1985. She then attended Pennsylvania College of Optometry, graduating in 1989. After completing a Bachelor of Science Degree and her Doctorate in Optometry, she began practicing on the peninsula in 1990. Her clinical experiences have been diverse, including contact lens work, behavioral optometry, vision therapy, and primary care optometry. She has also been involved in the education and training of technical personnel.
Dr. Sappenfield is a member of the American Optometric Association, as well as state and local societies. She is a Fellow of the Virginia Academy of Optometry. Her primary field of practice now focuses on contact lens fittings and complete eye health examinations. She is a valuable asset and member of the Hampton Roads Eye Associates team.
Dr. Sappenfield practices at Hampton Roads Eye Associates' Oyster Point location:
11800 Rock Landing Drive
Newport News, VA 23606
(near the Omni Hotel)