Dr. Elaine DeSario


Dr. DeSario is a native of the Louisa,KY/Fort Gay,WV area. She received a B.S. in Cytotechnology from Marshall University in 2003, minoring in Chemistry. Dr. DeSario received her Doctor of Optometry degree from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry in 2007, graduating with honors from the Advanced Pediatrics Track program.

She is a board certified optometrist certified by the American Board of Optometry. Dr. DeSario is a member of the American Optometric Association and the Kentucky Optometric Association. She also belongs to the Louisa Chapter of the Rotary Club International and is an active member of the Lawrence County, KY Board of Health.

Dr. Joseph R. Bowling

Dr. Bowling has been an associate of Louisa Eye Care since 2012. He is a native of Sandy Hook, KY. He received his BS in Chemistry with a Minor in Traditional Music from Morehead State University in 2006. He completed his Doctor of Optometry from Indiana University in 2010. He is a member of the American Optometric Association and the Kentucky Optometric Association. In his spare time, he enjoys playing the banjo.

Sally Maynard

Sally has been with Louisa Eye Care since 1999. She is responsible for the Contact Lens section of the practice and has extensive training in refracting and pre-test. She is a Certified Paraoptometric Technician, receiving her certification in 2006. She is also a certified Contact Lens Technician, receiving her certification from the National Contact Lens Examiners in 2004. She attended the MARCO basic orthopic and refractometry workshop in 2002 and has completed the National Academy of Opticianry – Opthalmic Progression Program in 2011. She is a member of the American Optometric Association – Paraoptometric Section.

Ronda Fetherolf

Ronda joined our practice in 2016. She is a Certified Paraoptometric. She is a member of the American Optometric Association. She is responsible for the dispensary and optical lab. She has more than 5 years experience in the optometric field.

Becky Salyer

Becky joined our practice in 2016. .She is member of the American Optometric Association – Paraoptometric Section. She is responsible for the pretesting and refraction.

Sheila Johnson

Sheila joined Louisa Eye Care in 2005. She is responsible for all aspects of the dispensary and optical lab. She is a current member of the American Optometric Association – Paraoptometric Section. She received her Comission on Paraoptometric Certification (CPO) in 2006 and her National Academy of Opticiary -Opthalmic Career Progression Program in 2011. Most recently, Sheila became a certified optician through the American Board of Opticianary (ABO).

Amy Rowe

Amy has been with Louisa Eye Care since 2007. She is currently responsible for all aspects of insurance and billing. She is a Certified Paraoptometric Assistant, receiving her certification in 2009. Amy is a member of the American Optometric Association – Paraoptometric Section.

Stephanie Trout

Stephanie joined our practice in 2014. She currently works the receptionist desk and manages our neuro-visual tests. Stephanie has been in the medical field for 5 years and she has a Bachelors degree in Business Administration. Stephanie is a Certified Paraoptometric Assistant.

Kim Collie

Kim joined our practice in 2016. She currently manages all specialized testing. She is a member of the American Optometric Association – Paraoptometric Section.