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Dr. Tara Yerkes, OD





Dr. Tara Yerkes.

My background


Training Institutions

  • University of Delaware, Bachelor of Science Biological Science
  • Pennsylvania College of Optometry, Doctor of Optometry

get to know me



As a Delaware native, Dr. Yerkes enjoys serving the vision needs of her local community. She provides comprehensive eye exams, contact lens fittings, eye disease management, and urgent care for her patients. She completed her internship at Wilmington VA Medical Center focusing on ocular disease.

What I am most excited to bring to Simon Eye

I find it rewarding to help patients achieve clear vision. I enjoy using the latest technology to provide patients with an understanding on how good eye care is achieved through a comprehensive eye exam and not just glasses and contacts.

I am from


You’re most likely to find me

Helping on my family’s farm, reading, and spending time with my husband and two sons.

Make an appointment with Tara