Doctor Profile: Dr. Riordan

Doctor Profile: Dr. Riordan | Florida Eye Specialists

Dr. Kimberly Riordan is the head of Florida Eye Specialists’ Dry Eye Center at our San Marco location, in addition to being a Florida Board-Certified optometrist. Her experience in the eye care field dates back to 2005, when she began her program at the Illinois College of Optometry and later went on to obtain her Doctorate of Optometry.

Upon graduating from the Illinois College of Optometry, Dr. Riordan also completed a residency at the William Chappell Jr. VA in Daytona Beach, Florida. Here, she specialized in Primary Care and provided all of her patients with the highest standard of care.

Dr. Riordan is also a big football fan! Her favorite teams are the Jaguars and the Bears. She enjoys spending time watching games with her friends and family.

Professional Expertise

Today, Dr. Riordan is a fellow of the American Academy of Optometry as well as a member of the American Optometric Association. She is also a proud member of both the Florida Optometric Association and Northeast Florida Optometric Society. Specifically, she enjoys practicing in primary care and ocular disease, specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of Dry Eyes. She also performs contact lens fitting for hard-to-fit contacts, such as in patients with corneal degeneration or other eye conditions that make wearing traditional contacts difficult or uncomfortable.

The patients who see Dr. Riordan enjoy the personalized level of care and attention she gives. She always takes the time to explain procedures and treatments to patients to ensure they’re comfortable before moving on with any specific treatment. Furthermore, she is always happy to sit down and answer any questions or concerns patients may have. Ultimately, her goal is to help patients achieve better eye health and to make them feel as comfortable as possible during their appointments.

More About Dry Eye Care

As the head of our Dry Eye Center, Dr. Riordan enjoys working with patients to determine the cause of their Dry Eye and come up with a customized treatment plan to suit their specific needs and lifestyle. If you are experiencing symptoms of Dry Eye (such as ongoing itchiness, irritation, and redness), we highly recommend you schedule an appointment at Florida Eye Specialists’ Dry Eye Center. Dr. Riordan can begin with an evaluation to confirm your dry eye diagnosis before moving on to evaluate potential treatment options.

We offer a wide variety of treatment options for Dry Eye. From artificial tears and gels to BlephEx, Lipiflow thermal pulsation, and even moisture chamber goggles, our team has the experience and resources to help you treat and manage your condition. Your specific treatment recommendation will depend on your dry eye causes and other factors, which Dr. Riordan can evaluate and discuss with you during your appointment.

Dr. Riordan is just one of our many experienced and dedicated doctors here at Florida Eye Specialists. To schedule your appointment at our Dry Eye Center or to find out more about how we can help improve your eye health, contact us today. You can submit an appointment request online or reach us by phone during business hours at (904) 564-2020.