Cynthia M. Bidegary, OD
Cynthia Bidegary, OD, joined Northwest Eye Surgeons in February 1998. For over a decade she served as the editor of Washington Optometry Today, a periodical for optometric physicians in Washington state. She has been active within the Optometric Physicians of Washington, serving as Peninsula Society President. Dr. Bidegary is also a member of Volunteer Optometrists Serving Humanity.
Dr. Bidegary enjoys travel and often incorporates volunteer eye care missions into her trips. She also enjoys photography, hiking and gardening.
Education and Training
University of Washington, Seattle, WA; BS
Pacific University,Forest Grove, OR; OD
Dr. Bidegary completed her residency training in hospital-based optometry, specific to ocular disease and pediatrics. Living on the Navajo Reservation, she helped establish eye care safety procedures for the Navajo Nation. While in Arizona, she worked to create standards and lead studies regarding the incidence and severity of diabetic eye-related problems among the Navajo and Hopi.
American Optometric Association
Optometric Physicians of Washington
“I’m privileged to have people entrust me with the care of their sight. I enjoy utilizing state-of-the-art technology and working with a truly caring staff. I am fortunate to say I love what I do.”