Jacob J. Wanon, O.D.
Jacob J. Wanon, M.S., O.D. is a board certified optometrist specializing in the care and management of ocular diseases. He practices full scope medical optometry with adults and children. He educates patients about early prevention and eyesight preservation against macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, and dry eye syndrome. Coming from a family of optometric professionals, Dr. Wanon has always been intrigued with the eye and believes the eye is a portal to general health indicators. With a strong skill set to make patients feel heard, Dr. Wanon elevates his care by forming personal connections and easily adapts his treatment to place the patients’ needs first.
Dr. Wanon studied optometry at the University of California Berkeley School of Optometry after completing a master’s degree in biochemistry from the University of Montreal, Canada. He began his studies of optics in France where he received a bachelor’s degree in ophthalmic optics and optometry from the University of Southern Paris.
In his spare time Dr. Wanon enjoys spending time at the gym, practicing Krav Maga, playing street hockey, and reading about astrophysics or brain science. He speaks English, French, Hebrew, and exam Spanish.