Jeff Binstock, DVM, OD, FAAO Accepting New Patients?: Yes
Dr. Jeff Binstock grew up in Southern California, graduating high school in Woodland Hills. He then went to the University of California, Santa Barbara where he majored in Aquatic Biology. After college, he then graduated Magna Cum Laude from Western University's College of Veterinary Medicine in Pomona, California. He was also given the distinct honor of being named "Who's Who in Veterinary Medicine" among new graduates entering the field. After a brief time as a veterinarian, Dr. Binstock developed a strong interest in the eyes and ocular health. He made the decision to become an optometrist and has never looked back.
Dr. Binstock attended Southern California College of Optometry in Fullerton, California, where he was a member of the Beta Sigma Kappa Honor Society all four years. He graduated Magna Cum Laude and was awarded two excellence awards in both ocular disease and primary care optometry.
After graduating, Dr. Binstock completed a residency in Primary Care and Low Vision Rehabilitation at Group Health Northgate in Seattle, WA. Dr. Binstock is currently a member of the American Optometric Association, Optometric Physicians of Washington, and King County Optometric Society. In October, 2017, he was granted Fellowship in the American Academy of Optometry.
In his spare time, Dr. Binstock enjoys weightlifting, sports, reading, and exploring the Pacific Northwest with his fiancé, Dr. Skyles. Together, they have a 10-year-old black Labrador Retriever named Dodger and a 1 year old Hedgehog named Sir Finneus. He has a passion for patient-centered care and feels that communication and compassion are vital attributes to any successful doctor. He loves providing high quality eye care to the patients of Redmond Eye Clinic!
Kim Skyles, OD Accepting New Patients?: Yes
Originally from Southern California, Dr. Kim Skyles graduated from Reseda High School then went on to study Biopsychology at the University of California, Santa Barbara. After graduating with honors, Dr. Skyles conducted research in retinal biology at UCSB's Neuroscience Research Institute. It was there that she became interested in the functions of the eye and how they relate to vision development. She found a rewarding career in Optometry and has been captivated by it ever since.
Dr. Skyles graduated with honors from the Southern California College of Optometry in Fullerton, California. Her training included clinical rotations in ocular disease at the Veteran's Affair Hospital in Las Vegas, Nevada, cataract and LASIK co-management in Mount Dora, Florida, and pediatric eye care in Boise, Idaho. During her involvement in school vision screenings, vision therapy, and Children's Vision Days, she learned the importance of healthy visual development at an early age. As her experience and expertise with children's eye care grew, pediatrics became her passion. Dr. Skyles is currently a member of the InfantSEE program, the American Optometric Association, Optometric Physicians of Washinton, and King County Optometric Society, and is currently awaiting the opportunity to sit for Fellowship of the American Academy of Optometry. Dr. Skyles is also bilingual in English and Spanish.
In her spare time, Dr. Skyles enjoys exercising, hiking, ballroom dancing, playing the piano and calligraphy. Together, she and her fiance, Dr. Binstock, have a 10-year-old black lab named Dodger and a 1-year-old-hedgehog named Finn. She is passionate about providing the highest level of eye care with a compassionate and educational approach. She is looking forward to caring for the patients of Redmond Eye Clinic.