Holly K. McCarthy, O.D.

Holly is an optometrist that practices at Maine Eye Center in Portland. She obtained her undergrad degree in biology at the University of Maine at Orono, after which she attended optometry school at the New England College of Optometry in Boston where she trained at multiple community health centers throughout the city. After graduating she completed an ocular disease residency program for the VA Boston Healthcare System. 

She is a member of both the American Optometric Association and the Maine Optometric Association. She is highly passionate about The Iris Network and the services they offer.  As an eye care provider, Holly has experience in managing patients with visual impairment, and refers patients herself to the Low Vision clinic, when appropriate. 

Holly was born and raised in Dixfield, and is happy to be back in Maine. She currently lives in Gorham with her husband Owen. She enjoys all the seasons and is interested in skiing, boating, and playing basketball. She is a foodie that loves trying out new restaurants.  

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