Dr. Julie McLaughlin graduated from the University of Virginia with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sports Medicine. She received her Doctor of Optometry degree from Pennsylvania College of Optometry (now Salus University). Following graduation from PCO, Dr. McLaughlin completed a hospital-based residency at the Baltimore VA Medical Center/Johns Hopkins University. Dr. McLaughlin is a Diplomate of the American Board of Optometry since 2013 and a Member of the American Academy of Optometry, Pennsylvania Optometric Association, and the Lehigh Valley Optometric Society.
Dr. McLaughlin specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of ocular surface diseases and dry eye syndrome. In addition to educating and offering tailored treatment options for patients suffering from dry eye, Dr. McLaughlin is passionate about raising awareness of this important issue to other eye care professionals. Dr. McLaughlin is a Key Opinion Leader (KOL) for Lumenis, a global leader in the field of energy-based medical solutions for aesthetic and vision applications. She is also a member of the Allied Health Professional staff of Lehigh Valley Health Network since 2013. As a former competitive, collegiate swimmer, Dr. McLaughlin continues to enjoy all athletic endeavors and enjoys spending time with her family and involving them in various activities.Dry Eye Overview Our Doctors Patient Resources