Dr. Fernandez is a loving mother to her daughter, Anuhea. She enjoys outdoor activities such as: hiking, camping, swimming/snorkeling, and traveling the world. She also loves going to church and dedicating her time helping others.caron fernandez crop


  • New England College of Optometry; Boston, Massachusetts,
    Doctor of Optometry, 1999
  • Pacific University, Forest Grove, Oregon,
    Bachelors of Science, 1995

Clinical Experience:

  • Costco; Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
  • Locum Tenens; Kamuela, Hawaii
  • Pan Pacific Laser Eye Center; Honolulu, Hawaii
  • Barnet Dulaney Eye Center; Phoenix, Arizona
  • Dimock Community Health Center; Boston, Massachusetts
  • Brooke Army Medical Center; San Antonio, Texas
  • Braverman Eye Center; Hallandale, Florida


  • Therapeutic license, 1999

Professional Affiliations:

  • American Optometric Association
  • Hawaii Optometric Association

Community Service:

  • Vision Screening at Kamehameha Elementary School Hawaii Campus
  • Vision Screening Kamehameha Pi'ihonua Preschool
  • Member of University of Hawaii Hilo Performing Arts Advisory Committee


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Ludwig Ophthalmology Centre
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Hilo, Hawai`i 96720
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