Dr. Brad Smith, O.D.
Dr. Brad Smith received his Bachelor of Science degree in Visual Science and his Doctor of Optometry from Pacific University. He received the American Academy of Optometry’s Julius F. Neumeller Award in Optics and the Beta Sigma Kappa Research Design Award in 1987, and the Oregon Optometric Physicians Association’s Young Optometrist of the Year in 1997. Dr. Smith joined our practice in 1987.
Dr. Smith enjoys golfing, flying, barefoot water-skiing, traveling, and spending time with his family.
Dr. Keely Hoban, O.D.
Dr. Keely Hoban was born and raised in Montana. Dr. Hoban earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Chemistry in 2007 from College of Saint Benedict (Saint Joseph, MN), and achieved her Doctor of Optometry degree with distinction from Pacific University in 2011. She spent 2011 and some of 2012 at the Portland VA Medical Center doing a residency specializing in primary care with emphasis in ocular disease and low vision.
Dr. Hoban and her family currently reside in Portland Oregon, where they enjoy golfing, hiking, playing tennis and spending time with family and friends.
Dr. Michael Connell, O.D.
Dr. Connell graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Microbiology from the University of Tennessee in 2009. He went on to earn his Doctor of Optometry from Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, TN in 2014. He completed two internships; one at a cataract and LASIK surgical center in Mesa, Arizona and another one at a specialty contact lens clinic in Portsmouth, VA. Dr. Connell specializes in primary eye care ranging from management of systemic diseases as they relate to the eye to acute onset medical care as well as functional visual needs and contact lenses.
Dr. Connell also enjoy’s cooking and he likes to test his skills for new culinary experiences. He is an avid sports enthusiast and a huge fan of the Tennessee Volunteers football, the Carolina Panthers, and the St. Louis Blues.
Dr. Emily Bee, O.D.
Dr. Emily Bee is a Portland local who earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology from Willamette University in 2012, and received her Doctor of Optometry degree from Pacific University in 2017. During her time at Pacific, she completed clinical rotations at the Portland VA Medical Center, Chemawa Indian Health Service, and Pacific Cataract and Laser Institute. Dr. Bee practices primary care optometry with specialty care related to ocular disease, and pre/post-operative care for cataract surgery and LASIK.
Dr. Bee enjoys playing tennis, skiing, hiking the Pacific Northwest, and spending time with family and friends.
Dr. Jack Smith attended Pacific University between 1955 and 1960, where he obtained both his M.S. degree and O.D. degree. After college, Dr. Smith worked at the U.S Army Hospital in Fort Hood, Texas for three years as an optometrist. After finishing his career with the Army, Dr. Smith returned to Oregon and founded Tigard Vision Center on Main Street in Tigard in 1964.
Dr. Smith passed away in August of 2015. He enjoyed spending the winter months with his wife Gwen in Southern California where he actively golfed, played softball, and was a member of a bowling league.