Catherine L. Heyman, OD


Coordinator, Blind Children's Learning Center
Associate Professor
Southern California College of Optometry


Joined us in 1994

BS, San Diego State University
OD, SCCO
Residency in Pediatric Optometry and Vision Therapy, SCCO


714.992.7845 • Fax 714.992.7846
cheyman@ketchum.edu

Catherine Heyman, OD, received her Doctor of Optometry degree in 1993 from the Southern California College of Optometry after earning her BS degree in Biology from San Diego State University. She then completed a residency in Pediatric Optometry and Vision Therapy at the Southern California College of Optometry in 1994.

She is a fellow and a Diplomate in the Binocular Vision and Vision Perception Section of the American Academy of Optometry as well as a fellow of the College of Optometrists in Vision Development. Her research interests include visual impairment in children, and learning-related vision problems.

At present, Dr. Heyman is an Associate Professor at the Southern California College of Optometry and Chief of Low Vision Rehabilitative Services at the University Eye Center at Ketchum Health. She is the Coordinator of the Vision Program at the Blind Children’s Learning Center in Santa Ana and coordinates the Special Population/ Pediatric Visual Impairment Service at the Southern California College of Optometry.