DR. JULIE DOLVEN
Dr. Dolven is originally from Gosnell, a small town in Northeastern Arkansas. She completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Central Arkansas in Conway and graduated Cum Laude from Northeastern State University Oklahoma College of Optometry in Tahlequah, Oklahoma. During her time at NSUOCO, Julie was inducted into Beta Sigma Kappa for academic excellence and was selected by her faculty and classmates to become a member of The Gold Key International Optometric Honor Society for outstanding professional and ethical leadership. She joined James Eyecare & Optics Gallery as an Associate Optometrist in 2011.
Julie became a published author in Optometry and Vision Science, the Journal of the American Academy of Optometry, in her fourth year of studies. She is a member of the Arkansas Optometric Association and the American Optometric Association. Julie enjoys cooking, visiting the farmer’s market and learning to play golf from her husband. Every Saturday during football season at the Dolven household they will be Calling The Hogs!
Julie, her husband Mark, daughters Abby and Elizabeth live in central Arkansas and enjoy spending time with their two King Charles Spaniels, Winston and Roxie.
“Sight is one of God’s greatest gifts and I strive to provide the best eye and health care in order to allow my patients to maintain this incredible gift. My goal is to make a difference in my patient’s lives by enhancing their vision and making them feel like part of the family while at James Eyecare & Optics Gallery.