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Doctors & Staff

Meet the experienced and friendly doctor and staff who make Valley View Optometry a proud provider of vision care products and services in Oakdale.

Douglas R Patten, OD

Dr. Patten takes the time to listen to his patients in English or Spanish – to make sure they leave with a smile on their face!  In his free time he enjoys spending time with his grandchildren and doing genealogy.

Danielle E Boyd, OD

Introducing Dr. Danielle Boyd who is here at our office Tuesdays-Thursdays seeing patients in addition to Dr. Patten.  Returning to her roots after graduating from Nova Southeastern University.  She looks forward to seeing patients from 1 to 100.  She enjoys hiking and camping with her husband, Aaron.  She also plays the flute, violin and piano.  We are happy to have Dr. Boyd here with us.


Lucy is a licensed optician and our office manager, she has worked in the optical field since 1978 and at  Dr. Patten’s office since 1983.  She takes pride in caring for our patients.  Plus she’s fun to work with.  Outside of the office she likes quilting, traveling to Hawaii with her husband and being with her grandchildren.


Sherry is our optical lab technician.  She’s been in the optical field since 1984 and has been with us since 2014. She is helpful and kind.  She enjoys vacationing with her husband, especially cruising, and loves her new puppy.


Kili has been in the optical field since 2011.

She is happy to help you with your insurance needs and scheduling your appointments. She enjoys movies and attending concerts in her free time. And she is a joy to work with.


Ana is our Back office assistant. She has been in the optical field since 2018 and she does the pretesting on our patients. Ana is fluent in English and Spanish.

She loves the fall season and going to the pumpkin patch with her son. During her free time, she enjoys going to the zoo, beaches and going camping with her family.