Meet Pamela Assalita, OD
Dr. Assalita is a board-certified optometrist. In August 2011, she earned the distinction of becoming Central Pennsylvania's first optometrist to become a diplomate of the American Board of Optometry by passing their first rigorous written exam for board certification. Further, she was among the first 500 candidates out of 31,000 in the country to pass this exam. Dr. Assalita attended The Pennsylvania College of Optometry at Salus University where she earned her doctor of optometry degree. During her time there, she was recognized with Faculty Citations for Clinical Excellence in the Preceptorship and External Education Programs, Patient Care in the Eye Institute, and her Pediatric internship. Before becoming an integral member of The Eye Center of Central PA team, she founded her own practice in State College, PA. She is an active member of the American Optometric Association and the Pennsylvania Optometric Association.