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Dr. Wayne Matthews, O.D.

Dr. Wayne Matthews is a board-certified Optometrist.  He graduated with a Doctor of Optometry degree from Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, Tenn.  with an undergraduate degree from the University of Florida.  Go Gators.  After graduation, he served as a base Optometrist at Loring Air Force Base in Maine for two years.  He returned home to Orlando and joined his father 's optometric practice in 1969. This became the practice of Drs. Matthews & Matthews.  Dr. Matthews served as the past president of the FOA (Florida Optometric Association) and also was the past president of the Central Florida Optometric Society.  


After nearly 50 years in practice on a beautiful lakefront office on Hoffner Avenue, Dr. Matthews wanted to slow it down and have more time to travel.  Honestly, he really wanted more time to go fishing and golfing!  He joined Dr. Salazar at the Delaney Eye Center where he works part-time and still loves helping his patients see better!  

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