Doctors & Staff
Meet the experienced and friendly doctors and staff who make our office the leading provider of vision care products and services on the Treasure Coast.
Meet Our Doctors
Dr. Leitenbauer graduated from Emporia State University with a BS degree in Biology. She received her Doctorate of Optometry from Northeastern State University College of Optometry in Tahlequah, Oklahoma. Upon graduation, she completed her residency in hospital based primary eye care/ocular disease clinic at the Veteran’s Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts. She has been in private practice since 1998. Her credentials include: Certified Optometric Physician, Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry and Diplomate, American Board of Optometry. Dr. Leitenbauer has served in several faculty positions, including Adjunct Faculty of Biology and Anatomy/Physiology at IRSC and The New England College of Optometry in Boston, MA. She also was an Adjunct Lecturer for Massachusetts General Hospital’s Nursing Program. Dr. Leitenbauer has served the community in such positions as: Member of the Ft. Pierce Chamber of Commerce, President of the Ft. Pierce Downtown Kiwanis Club (1 year), Board of Directors of the Treasure Coast Food Bank (2003-2005), and volunteer for the St. Lucie County Big Brothers/ Bib Sisters program. She currently resides in Ft. Pierce with her husband, Jony Leitenbauer, and their three children.
Dr. Kelly Waddell is a Board Certified Optometrist who graduated from Stetson University in Deland, Florida with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology in 2003. Her Doctorate of Optometry degree was earned from Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale. Upon graduation, in 2007, she moved to the Treasure Coast and joined C.R. Lait Optical and L.W. Vision Care. Dr. Waddell enjoys supporting the local community working with Elev8te Hope, Martin Memorial, as well as the United Way. She serves on the board of the local Treasure Coast Optometric Society and is also a member of the Florida Optometric Society and the American Optometric Association. Currently, she is most busy with her family. She resides in Jensen Beach with her husband, Travis (a Treasure coast native), and their three children. Their family enjoys boating, fishing, and spending time outdoors together. Dr. Waddell strives to provide the highest quality of care to her patients and loves the relationships she has built with many of them and their families.
Jessica Lund, OD
Dr. Jessica Lund is a Board Certified Optometrist who specializes in comprehensive eye exams and contact lens fittings. Dr. Lund completed her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Florida Atlantic University, and graduated with Honors from Nova Southeastern University College of Optometry. She was an affiliate professor to the Inter-American University of Puerto Rico School of Optometry in 2017. She is a member of the Florida Optometric Association and regularly attends Treasure Coast Optometric Society meetings to stay current on the latest Optometric research and therapeutic advancements. She is passionate about ocular health and providing the highest quality of eye care to each patient. She currently resides in Palm City with her husband, Jeremy, and enjoys boating, fishing, diving and pickleball.
Jason Wright- Florida Licensed Optician, Optical Manager
Chris – Optical Assistant
Ashley – Optical Assistant
Denise – Practice Administrator
Sandra – Front Desk Receptionist
Michelle – Front Desk Receptionist
Tammy – Billing Office
Nancy – Billing Office
Megan – Technician
Courtney – Technician
Carolyn – Technician