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Darryl Glover, OD | Medical reviewer

Areas of expertise & interest: Doctor-patient interaction, Essilor and Transitions lens technology, dry eye, and diversity in health care


OD, Pennsylvania College of Optometry at Salus University, 2011

BS, Optometry, Salus University

BA, Psychology, North Carolina State University, 2005

Licenses & Certifications

Optometry license in North Carolina - 2246 (NC)

About Dr. Glover

Dr. Darryl Glover is an innovative optometrist, global speaker, key opinion leader, health care influencer, diversity champion, highly sought-after consultant, podcast host and author. He has served the optometric community for over 20 years and has held every position in the field, including eyewear consultant, optometric technician, office manager and optometrist. 

He received his Bachelor of Arts in Psychology at North Carolina State University, followed by his Bachelor of Science in Science and Doctorate of Optometry from Pennsylvania College of Optometry. 

Dr. Glover is an optometrist with MyEyeDr., host of the #1 optometry podcast, and co-founder of Defocus Media, Black EyeCare Perspective and Eyefrica Media. He is a COPE-approved speaker and has worked with several elite brands within the eye care industry. Dr. Glover is passionate about helping health care professionals and organizations elevate their brand awareness through digital strategies, innovation and diversity. 

Achievements (Boards and Committees): Forbes Health Advisory Board, All About Vision Medical Review Board, Transitions Diversity Advisory Board, Versant Health Optometric Advisory Council, Zeiss Advisory OD, North Carolina PAC Director, North Carolina Optometric Society Diversity Committee, North Carolina Ethics and Bylaws Committee, Essilor Future In Sight Advisory Committee, and Essilor Think Tank Advisory Committee.

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