Dr. Ashley McCain was born and raised in Indiana. She earned her bachelor’s degree at Ball State University. She completed her optometry degree at Indiana University School of Optometry. Her internal clinical rotations included Lasik Pro in Orlando, Florida where she was trained in Lasik co-management.
Dr. Ashley McCain was born and raised in Indiana. She earned her bachelor’s degree at Ball State University. She completed her optometry degree at Indiana University School of Optometry. Her internal clinical rotations included Lasik Pro in Orlando, Florida where she was trained in Lasik co-management. She completed her post-doctoral residency training at the William Jennings Bryan Dorn Veterans Affairs Medical Center in South Carolina where she specialized in ocular disease, scleral contact lens fitting, and low vision rehabilitation. Prior to joining the University of Washington as a teaching associate, Dr. McCain spent several years working at Tuba City Regional Hospital on the Navajo Nation. She worked closely with Ophthalmology and other medical specialists co-managing disease as well as providing comprehensive eye exams.
Dr. McCain is a Clinical Assistant Professor at the Department of Ophthalmology at the University of Washington. She is an optometrist who specializes in comprehensive eye exams, contact lens fittings, and ocular disease screening. She also treats patients for dry eye disease, allergic conjunctivitis, and red eye emergencies.
Dr. McCain currently lives in Seattle. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, skiing, hiking, and visiting art museums.
Undergraduate Education: BS, Anthropology and Biology, Ball State University, Muncie, Indiana
Optometry School: OD, Indiana University School of Optometry, Bloomington, Indiana
Residency: Primary Care Optpmetry, William Jennings Bryan Dorn Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Columbia, SC
Board Certification: National Board of Optometry
Memberships: American Academy of Optometry
Sub Specialty Societies: Scleral lens Society
Dr. McCain clinical interests include contact lens fittings, low vision exams, and screening for eye disease such as cataracts, glaucoma, macular degeneration, and diabetic retinopathy.
Awards & Honors
2015 - Awarded Fellowship by American Academy of Optometry
Primary Clinical Office
Eyes on James Optical Shop
Harborview Medical Center
908 Jefferson St., Ground Floor
(Corner of James and Terry)
Clinic Phone: 206-897-4774
Clinic Fax: 206-897-4939
325 Ninth Ave.
Seattle, WA 98104