Dr. Kylie Barto, O.D.

Introducing Dr. Kylie Barto, O.D.: Elevating Eye Care with Compassion and Expertise

Get ready to experience exceptional eye care with Dr. Kylie Barto, an Ohio native whose passion for optometry has taken her on a journey of excellence. Graduating with honors from the University of Akron with a Bachelor of Science in Biology, Dr. Barto’s pursuit of knowledge led her to Nova Southeastern University, where she earned her Doctorate of Optometry alongside an additional bachelor’s degree in Vision Science. Her dedication and academic brilliance shone through, as she graduated in the top 10% of her class and served as the treasurer of Beta Sigma Kappa National Honor Society.

Complementing her educational achievements, Dr. Barto completed externships in Ocular Disease at prestigious institutions, including the West Palm Beach VA Medical Center, Eye Centers of South Florida, and The NSU Eye Care Institute. Embracing her curiosity and commitment to specialization, she explored various departments, delving into Advanced Care Glaucoma, Retina, Cornea, Specialty Contact Lenses, Pediatric and Binocular Vision, and Myopia Management.

Driven by a passion for advancing eye care, Dr. Barto conducted groundbreaking research on Primary Congenital Glaucoma at Akron Children’s Hospital, culminating in the publication of a scientific journal, “Analysis of Ocular Changes in a CYP1B1-/- Mouse.” Her dedication to sharing knowledge and insights extended to presenting a scientific poster at SECO in March of 2023, titled “Acute Macular Neuroretinopathy Case Series: Diagnostic Challenges in the Era of COVID.”

As a Board Certified Optometrist and an esteemed member of the American Optometric Association, Florida Optometric Association, and the Palm Beach County Optometric Association, Dr. Barto’s expertise is further enriched by specialized certifications. Her proficiency includes Valley Contax Custom Stable Elite scleral lenses, MiSight Myopia Management, and Bausch + Lomb Vision Shaping Treatment, ensuring that her patients receive the most cutting-edge and personalized care available.

Having found her forever home in Florida, Dr. Barto is an active and cherished member of the community. Beyond her dedication to eye care, she embraces the joys of life, cherishing moments with her family, exploring the beach and paddle boarding, indulging in her love for travel and reading, and sharing cherished moments with her beloved dog Dawson.

Experience a new standard of personalized eye care, where compassion meets expertise. Dr. Kylie Barto invites you to embark on a journey of visual wellness, guided by a dedicated optometrist who puts her heart and soul into each patient’s well-being. With Dr. Barto, your vision is in the hands of a compassionate and highly skilled professional, committed to enhancing your world through the gift of clear sight.