Dr. Stephanie Whitacre
Dr. Whitacre grew up in south central Virginia and completed her undergraduate studies at the College of William and Mary. She received her doctorate degree from the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Optometry in 1999.
After graduating from optometry school, Dr. Whitacre went on to complete a year-long fellowship concentrating in Ocular Disease and Refractive Surgery with Capital Eye Consultants in Fairfax, VA. She then spent 3 years in private practice in Birmingham, AL, before relocating to North Carolina to be closer to family. Dr. Whitacre joined eyecarecenter in 2004 where she provides comprehensive eye examinations with a focus on primary care and contact lenses. Currently, she is a member of the American Optometric Association, the North Carolina State Optometric Society, and the Eastern District Optometric Society.
Outside of the office, she enjoys traveling and reading. She is an active member of North Raleigh United Methodist Church, a Carolina Hurricanes hockey fan, and a supporter of Second Chance Pet Adoptions.