Vasudha Bhutani, OD

Optometric Physician located in Bakersfield, CA

Vasudha Bhutani, Optometric Physician

Vasudha Bhutani, O.D., is the lead optometric physician at Stockdale Optometry. She specializes in orthokeratology (ortho-k), an innovative, nonsurgical vision treatment that uses the technology of contact lenses for myopia control.

As a therapeutic optometrist and member of the American Academy of Orthokeratology and Myopia Control (AAOMC), Dr. Bhutani is especially interested in the treatment’s potential to control myopia, which involves slowing down the progression of nearsightedness in children. 

Dr. Bhutani, also known as Dr. B, received her Bachelor of Science from Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey and her Doctorate from Pennsylvania College of Optometry.

Dr. Bhutani pursued a residency in Behavioral and Developmental Optometry in San Diego under the supervision of Dr. Claude Valenti. She gained experience working with patients presenting with diverse and complex needs, including kids with learning difficulties due to visual-dysfunction, traumatic brain injuries, and sports vision.

In addition to her passion for vision care, Dr. Bhutani is an IKYTA-certified Kundalini yoga and meditation teacher. She has immense love for international travels, culture, food, music, and volunteering with underprivileged children, around the globe. She would be delighted to share her latest travels or volunteer experiences at your next eye exam.

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Vasudha Bhutani, O.D., is the lead optometric physician at Stockdale Optometry. She specializes in orthokeratology (ortho-k), an innovative, nonsurgical vision treatment that uses the technology of contact lenses for myopia control.

As a therapeutic optometrist and member of the American Academy of Orthokeratology and Myopia Control (AAOMC), Dr. Bhutani is especially interested in the treatment’s potential to control myopia, which involves slowing down the progression of nearsightedness in children. 

Dr. Bhutani, also known as Dr. B, received her Bachelor of Science from Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey and her Doctorate from Pennsylvania College of Optometry.

Dr. Bhutani pursued a residency in Behavioral and Developmental Optometry in San Diego under the supervision of Dr. Claude Valenti. She gained experience working with patients presenting with diverse and complex needs, including kids with learning difficulties due to visual-dysfunction, traumatic brain injuries, and sports vision.

In addition to her passion for vision care, Dr. Bhutani is an IKYTA-certified Kundalini yoga and meditation teacher. She has immense love for international travels, culture, food, music, and volunteering with underprivileged children, around the globe. She would be delighted to share her latest travels or volunteer experiences at your next eye exam.


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