O.D., F.C.O.V.D., Diplomate American Board of Optometry
Dr. Christensen is a graduate of the Southern California College of Optometry. She remained at the College as Clinic Faculty, teaching optometric students to perform eye examinations and vision therapy. Dr. Christensen also established a private practice in Rancho Santa Fe in 1983, providing full scope optometric care with an emphasis in vision therapy. She is a certified fellow in the College of Optometrists in Vision Development, the accrediting institution for optometrists who do vision therapy.
Dr. Christensen is also a member of several associations, including the American Optometric Association and the California Optometric Association.
Dr. Christensen is married to Rand Christensen. They have two children, Emily and Eric. Emily graduated from Cal Ply, SLO in 2009 and returned to the practice full time in 2013. Eric graduated Basic Training in the US Air Force in early 2016 making the honor roll and is stationed at Buckley AFB in Denver, CO for his first position.