Kaaryn Pederson-Vanbuskirk, O.D.
Ophthalmology and Vision Science
- Diplomate, cornea and contact lens section, American Academy of Optometry
- Senior Optometrist
*UC Davis Health System Eye Center
77 Cadillac Dr.
Sacramento, CA 95825
Lawrence J. Ellison Ambulatory Care Center
4860 Y St., Suite 2400
Sacramento, CA 95817
UC Davis Medical Group - Roseville (Douglas Boulevard)
2261 Douglas Blvd.
Roseville, CA 95661
Additional Phone Numbers
Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)
Dr. Pederson specializes in therapeutic contact lens fittings for postsurgical eyes and eyes with corneal disease and/or scarring, as well as infants. She also enjoys giving routine optometric care for people of all ages.
O.D., F.A.A.O., UC Berkeley School of Optometry, Berkeley, California, 1998
B.S., UC San Diego, La Jolla, California, 1994
UC Berkeley School of Optometry, Berkeley, CA, 1999
American Optometric Association
Fellow, American Academy of Optometry
Honors and Awards
Diplomate, American Academy of Optometry in Contact Lenses, 2006
Select Recent Publications
Pederson, K. Enhance postoperative filtering bleb-induced vision difficulties with well-fitted contact (oxygen permeable) lenses. Optometry 2005; 76:115-22.
Pederson, K, Coral-Ghanem, C. Fitting Contact Lenses after Refractive Surgery. In: Mannis, MJ, Zadnik, K, et al. editors. Contact Lenses in Ophthalmic Practice. New York: Springer-Verlag; 2004. P. 136-159.
Pederson, K. Exploring the Differences in Today's Lens Care Options. Contact Lens Spectrum. May 1999.