Kelly Varney, O.D.

Assistant Professor

Dr. Kelly Varney 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 then earned her Doctor of Optometry degree from the Illinois College of Optometry, where she was valedictorian of her class.

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