Our Doctors

Meet Our Optometrists

Daniel J. Baruffi, O.D., F.A.A.O

Daniel J. Baruffi, O.D., F.A.A.O

Dr. Dan Baruffi is a graduate of Rutgers College and the Pennsylvania College of Optometry. He is a graduate of Rutgers College Honors Program, and the Pennsylvania College of Optometry. He completed his residency in Primary Care Optometry at the Cincinnati Veterans Affairs Hospital and his fellowship with the American Academy of Optometry, where he gained extensive experience with low vision and treatment of eye diseases like glaucoma and macular degeneration.

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Dr. Joseph Goldberg

Joseph G. Goldberg O.D.

Joseph Goldberg, O.D., is a native Delawarean who went to Elon University and then onto Southern College of Optometry where he received his O.D. degree. He has been in private practice since 1973. He did a one year post graduate course at the Gesell Institute of Child Development in New Haven, Ct. in 1974. He was a consultant to the Mary Campbell center for seven years, and worked part time at the Nemours Health Clinic. He was treasurer of the Delaware Optometric Association for two years. He has been a member of the Delaware Optometric Assoc., and the College of Optometrists in Vision Development and the Optometric Extension program for twenty years.


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Karen Darrell, OD optometrist

Karen Darrell, O.D.

A native of Wilmington Delaware, Dr. Karen Darrell has been with this practice since 1995. She graduated from the University of Delaware with a Bachelor of Arts and Science degree, having majored in biology, in 1991. She received her Doctor of Optometry from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry in 1995, after having completed externships at the Wilmington V A, and The Eye Institute of Philadelphia.


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Patricia Jones, OD optometrist

Patricia Jones, O.D.

Dr. Patricia Jones established herself in Delaware after completing her higher education in her native state of Pennsylvania.  She graduated from The Pennsylvania State University with degrees in General Science and Neuropsychology, as well as a minor in neuroscience while being active in visual development research.  She continued her education at Pennsylvania College of Optometry at Salus University, graduating with Clinical Honors. 


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