Worthington received her undergraduate degree from the University of California, San Diego
where she majored in Human Biology with an area of focus in Spanish Literature. She
graduated from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry, with a Clinical Excellence Citation from
The Eye Institute. Dr. Worthington completed an Advanced Studies Certificate in Anterior
Segment, receiving extensive training in the management of dry eye/ocular surface disease and
other corneal disorders. She also completed an advanced track in Pediatrics and Binocular
Vision and was awarded Clinical Honors in all clinical externships including ocular disease,
contact lens, and pediatrics.
Dr. Worthington is especially passionate about custom contact lenses for patients with
irregular corneas, ocular surface disease, and other disorders that make it difficult to function
in standard contact lenses or glasses. She wears specialty scleral lenses herself and is happy to
help patients reach their full vision potential with specialty contact lenses. She is a member of
the American Optometric Association, The Contact Lens and Cornea Section, and the New Jersey
Society of Optometric Physicians.
When not in the office, Dr. Worthington enjoys cooking, traveling, and spending time at