Patti Cranton is American, and has lived in the UK since 1991. Prior to moving to the UK, Patti earned a Zoology degree from the University of Massachusetts (1986), a Master’s Degree in European Area Studies from Surrey University (1987), and JCAHPO Technician certification in 1990. Upon moving to the UK in 1991, Patti studied Optometry at Bradford University and earned a First-Class Honours degrees in 1995. Following qualification in 1996 she joined the practice in the September.
She has a special interest in contact lenses and routinely fits contact lenses for those persons who have irregular corneas, such as in keratoconus. She is a member of the College of Optometry, accredited in the NICE Referral Refinement Scheme, the PEARS Scheme for triaging acute eye conditions, the Dry Eye Project, and the Leicestershire Cataract Service Scheme.