Dr. Sakesha Yolonda Caston

Undergraduate Education:

North Carolina Central University

Optometry School:

Pennsylvania College of Optometry

Specialty:

Primary Optometric Care

Why I love eye care:

I love eye care because I have the opportunity everyday to not only help my patients to see better, but to also educate them on being able to maintain the best vision possible througout their lives.

What inspires me:

My son inspires me. He’s my one and only and I strive to be the very best I can be for him.

Life motto:

Enjoy each moment to the fullest.

Favorite smartphone app:

Shazam

Favorite music genre:

Old school R & B

Favorite Type of Vacation Destination:

The beach or an island getaway, anyplace that is warm with beautiful water and sand.

Favorite Holiday:

Thanksgiving

Your role model/hero:

My mother is my role model and my hero. She is a breast cancer survivor and has supported me in every step of my career.

Something we don't know about you:

I love to dance, especially salsa and merengue! 

What influences make you a better practioner?

I think the most important influence that inspires me to become a better practitioner is the positive response that I receive from patients who genuinely appreciate the time I take to listen to and to address their individual visual needs.

What would you like new and current patients to know?

I pride myself on being able to foster strong doctor-patient relationships while at the same time caring for their eyes.