Kelly Varney, OD, FAAO

Assistant Professor

Dr. Kelly Varney works in the pediatrics, vision therapy and primary care clinics at the Midwestern University Eye Institute.  She joined Midwestern University after completing a postdoctoral residency in pediatric optometry and vision therapy at the Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, Tennessee. Dr. Varney, a Chicago native, graduated from the University of Chicago with a Bachelor of Arts degree in biology with a specialization in endocrinology. She earned her Doctor of Optometry (OD) degree from the Illinois College of Optometry, where she was valedictorian of her class.

Dr. Varney has earned a Fellowship in the American Academy of Optometry (AAO), and she is currently a member of the American Optometric Association (AOA) and the College of Optometrists in Vision Development (COVD).