Dr. Christina DalPorto
Get inspired and learn a little bit more about your fellow VOSH-Illinois volunteers.
This month we are talking to Dr. Christina DalPorto
Dr. Christina DalPorto is a La Grange, Illinois native who pursued her dream of becoming an optometrist since the 10th grade. Dr. DalPorto received her Bachelor of Science in Psychology from the University of Iowa and subsequently completed her Doctorate at the Pennsylvania College of Optometry. She pursued residency training within the V.A. Palo Alto Health Care System, specializing in Primary Care and Brain Injury Vision Rehabilitation, and has additional clinical experience in the fields of Pediatric Optometry and Vision Therapy from The Eye Institute in Philadelphia. In the fall of 2019, Dr. DalPorto became a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry. Dr. DalPorto has volunteered with Volunteer Optometric Service to Humanity since 2011. In her spare time, Dr. DalPorto loves to travel, exercise, bake, and spend time with family and friends.
“We all have something that we can offer to others and I think it’s beautiful when people realize their gifts/talents and share them with others.”