Dr. Alana Kretschmaier, OD


Pike Creek


English, Russian

Dr. Kretschmaier.

My background


Training Institutions

  • Arcadia University, Bachelor’s degree in biology and chemistry
  • Pennsylvania College of Optometry Salus University, Doctor of Optometry

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Dr. Kretschmaier earned her Doctor of Optometry degree from Pennsylvania College of Optometry at Salus University. She joined Simon Eye in 2013 and is passionate about treating ocular disease and visual needs for all ages. While at Einstein Hospital in Philadelphia, she focused on corneal disease and ocular pathology which included dry eye management, glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, and macular degeneration.

What I am most excited to bring to Simon Eye

I enjoy working with my patients and treating their visual needs at all ages. I am excited to share my knowledge with my patients and provide them with comfort in understanding their condition and the treatment available to resolve the condition.

I am from

I am originally from Belarus and moved to Philadelphia at a young age. I currently reside in Kennett Square Pennsylvania.

You’re most likely to find me

Traveling, performing outdoor activities, and spending time with my family.

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