about our optometry practice  Bradenton, FL
Here at Bayshore Eye Care, we are proud to serve Bradenton, FL . Our team of professionals is dedicated to giving our patients the highest quality of optometry care. We offer a full range of optometry services so all of your family’s needs are met under one roof.

Our goal is for you to leave our office with a memorable and enjoyable experience, which is why our welcoming and compassionate staff will do everything they can to make you feel right at home.

If you are looking to brighten and enhance your vision, please don’t hesitate to contact us today at (941) 751-4668!

Dr. Kenneth W. Lawson

Dr. Kenneth W. Lawson is a fourth generation Bradenton, Florida native. He is a graduate of Manatee High School and The University of South Florida where he received dual Bachelors Degrees in Biology and Chemistry. He received his doctorate degree from the University of Houston College of Optometry and performed his residency in eye disease and treatment at the Braverman Eye Center in Hallandale, Florida.

In 2014 he was the recipient of Optometrist of the Year, as awarded by the Florida Optometric Association.

Dr. Jamie S. Lawson

Dr. Jamie S. Lawson is a graduate of Manatee High School and Florida State University where she received a Bachelors Degree in Biology. She received her doctorate from the University of Houston College of Optometry.

In 2014 she was honored to receive the President’s Award from the Florida Optometric Association.

Mirla Navarro

Optical Manager

Mirla handles patient care and oversees the optical department. She enjoys working with patients to assist them with frame selections and adjustments as well as contact lens instruction. Mirla started working for Bayshore Eye Care in 2016 and she has greatly served our patients and their eye care needs.

Bethany Weber

Optometric Technician & Office Administrator

Bethany is an Optometric Technician and is the Office Administrator at Bayshore Eye Care. She has been a part of our team since 2011. She greets our patients at the front desk when they check in, schedules appointments and can answer any insurance questions you might have. She is also responsible for assisting with the preliminary tests that every patient does before seeing the doctor.

Sarah McKellar

Administrative Support
Sarah joined our team in 2019 and assists with scheduling, optical, patient care, and pre-testing.