Dr. Watkins has been serving the Laveen Area since 2007.
Dr. Torrence Watkins graduated from Northeast Missouri State University (Truman State University) with a Bachlors of Science in Pre-Medicine/Biology. He attended the Pennsylvania College of Optometry (Salus University) and earned a Doctorate of Optometry with honors in Pediatrics and Ocular Disease. Dr. Watkins received the National Optometric Student of the year for clinical excellence.
Dr. Watkins is also the VP of Optometric Services for Blue Cross Blue Shield Vision Care in Arizona as well as the Eye Physician for The Arizona General Hospital in Laveen. His specialties include contact lenses, Lasik, cataract co-management and pediatrics.
He enjoys being active in the community via mentoring, sponsoring local sports teams and coaching.