Sara N. Bresnahan, OD earned her undergraduate degree at Salve Regina University in Newport, RI and her optometry degree from the New England College of Optometry, Boston, MA, in 2009, dr-sara-bresnahan-newviewwhere she graduated with honors. Upon graduation, Dr. Bresnahan was commissioned into the United States Navy where she served as the Head Optometrist and Division Officer at the Kaneohe Bay Optometry Department. She also assisted as Adjunct Professor University of Missouri – St Louis College of Optometry – providing clinical instruction, guidance, and leadership to optometry students.

Dr. Bresnahan is certified by the National Board of Examiners in Optometry and was trained at the Naval Warrior Refractive Eye Surgical Program in San Diego. She has over 10 years of clinical experience in all phases of visual and medical eye care, with a particular interest in anterior segment and ocular surface disease. Upon leaving the Navy, Dr. Bresnahan has been in private practice in Washington State. She recently relocated to the Metro DC area with her husband and daughter, and joined the team at NewView in December 2017.