Dr. John Chiaramonti is originally from Cary, North Carolina. He received his undergraduate degree in Biology from Elon University in North Carolina. He then attended Optometry school at Nova Southeastern University, located in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. While at Nova, John also received a second B.S. in Vision Science prior to graduating with his Doctorate in Optometry. Dr. Chiaramonti completed a 6-month Ocular Disease rotation (with an emphasis on glaucoma and macular degeneration) at The Villages VA Outpatient center. Dr. Chiaramonti has a strong clinical interest in primary care optometry as well as the treatment and management of dry eye disease, glaucoma, and macular degeneration.