Dr. Ruggeiro is a graduate of UC Berkeley, where she received her Doctor of Optometry

degree in 1984 and her undergraduate degree in Biological Sciences in 1980. She gained special knowledge in ocular disease management from her year long residency at the Sarojini Devi Eye Hospital in Hyderabad, India. She was awarded a Master of Public Health degree from the University of Washington School of Public Health in 1991. Her training in global and community health has taught her the importance of promoting healthy lifestyles and habits and she enjoys sharing the latest insights in preventive care with her patients.

Giving back to the community is an important aspect of Dr. Ruggeiro’s professional life. She is the Co-Director of the Millionair Club Charity Vision Clinic, which provides no-cost eye exams and glasses to homeless and needy individuals in our community. She has participated and led many charity missions to Latin America, Asia and the Caribbean providing eye care to people who would otherwise not have access to this service.

She is a member of the the American Optometric Association, Optometric Physicians of Washington and the American Public Health Association. She is a fellow of the American Academy of Optometry and is a published author. Dr. Ruggeiro stays up to date on the latest research by attending many continuing education conferences annually. She is licensed and endorsed by the Washington State Department of Health to use diagnostic, therapeutic, oral and injectable agents, as allowed by state law.

Dr. Ruggeiro and her husband Blake have lived in Seattle for almost 30 years where they raised their two children, Sophia and Alec. Dr. Ruggeiro enjoys cooking, traveling and spending as much time as possible exploring nature in the beautiful Pacific Northwest.

“I enjoy getting to know you as a person and working to determine how to best serve your visual and eye health needs.”

OFFICE HOURS
BY APPOINTMENT

IN MARKET OPTICAL
PIKE PLACE MARKET

1906 PIKE PLACE #8
SEATTLE, WA 98101

206.448.7739
FX 206.448.4924

Since 1907 only vendors who grow their own crops are allowed to sell produce in the Market day stalls.

OFFICE HOURS BY APPOINTMENT

IN MARKET OPTICAL, PIKE PLACE MARKET

1906 PIKE PLACE #8   SEATTLE, WA 98101

206.448.7739   FX 206.448.4924

Since 1907 only vendors who grow their own crops are allowed to sell produce in the Market day stalls.