Priti Patel, O.D.

Vice President of Physician Practice Administration & Management

Priti Patel, O.D.

One of the many incredible things about being an OD in the National Vision network is you can impact a patient’s life in the exam lane and beyond. We offer roles in leadership allowing for broader impact and personal development.

One of the many incredible things about being an OD in the National Vision network is you can impact a patient’s life in the exam lane and beyond. We offer roles in leadership allowing for broader impact and personal development.

Priti Patel, O.D. serves as VP of Physician Practice Administration & Management. Dr. Patel brings over 18 years of optometric retail management experience and clinical care experience. In her role, she oversees quality assurance and all administrative compliance for Optometrists. She is also the key liaison for presidents of all independent optometric and medical practices with offices located inside National Vision retail stores.

Dr. Patel also serves as President & CEO of FirstSight Vision Services (FSVS), a wholly owned subsidiary of National Vision. She first joined FSVS in 2010 as VP of Professional Relations & Operations. Prior to joining National Vision and FSVS, Dr. Patel was responsible for leading Walmart’s U.S. professional affairs and business relationships with over 3,000 Optometrists.

Dr. Patel received her Bachelor of Science (BS) degree in Biology and Chemistry from the University of Alabama and received her Doctor of Optometry (OD) degree from Nova Southeastern College of Optometry. Her residency was in Primary Care & Ocular Disease from Salus University.