Dr. Lynsey Bigheart Named 2019 Oklahoma Optometric Physician of The Year
Congratulations to our very own, Dr. Lynsey Bigheart, on being named the 2019 Oklahoma Optometric Physician of the Year by the Oklahoma Association of Optometric Physicians!
We could not be more proud of all of the hard work and dedication you’ve put towards your patients and the community.
Dr. Lynsey Bigheart received her doctorate in Optometry from Northeastern State University after completing her undergraduate degree in Chemistry from the University of Oklahoma. Dr. Bigheart is actively involved in the Oklahoma Association for Optometric Physicians and even sits on the board of directors. She was honored to be named Young Optometrist of the Year in 2013. Originally from Enid, Oklahoma, Dr. Bigheart has a strong heritage here in Oklahoma. She is the descendant of the famous Osage Chief James Bigheart. Her family is originally from the Northeastern part of Oklahoma around Barnsdall and Pawhuska.
Dr. Bigheart specializes in correcting vision for patients who suffer from vision loss due to eye injuries, corneal diseases(such as Keratoconus), or unsuccessful refractive surgeries such as RK, PRK, LASIK, INTACS, and CK. She is currently a speaker for Essilor specialty cornea contact lens division and has received the GPLI(Gas Permeable Lens Institute) Clinical Excellence Award. Dr. Bigheart also has a sound background in family eye care and children’s vision. She has extensive knowledge of developmental pediatric vision. Dr. Bigheart enjoys providing the vision for those who have been told in the past that 20/20 vision is not attainable. Learn more about Twenty Twenty Eyecare here.
Please help honor Dr. Bigheart by attending the OAOP Annual Awards & Business Meeting on Thursday, April 4, at 5:50 p.m. at the Embassy Suites Norman. You must pre-register. Contact OAOP for tickets.