Dr. Holly K. McCarthy is a licensed optometrist who joined Maine Eye in October 2016. Prior to joining the team at Maine Eye, she worked locally for a private optometry practice. Dr. McCarthy specializes in routine eye care, contact lens services as well as non-surgical treatment and management of ocular disorders.
Dr. McCarthy was born and raised in Dixfield, Maine. She attended the University of Maine at Orono where she graduated summa cum laude with a degree in biology. Dr. McCarthy then attended optometry school at New England College of Optometry in Boston. After graduating, she completed an ocular disease residency program for the VA Boston Healthcare System. Dr. McCarthy is a member of the American Optometric Association and the Maine Optometric Association. She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry and also sits on the board of directors of the Iris Network. She is certified by both the national and state boards of optometry.
Dr. McCarthy’s practice is at Maine Eye’s Lowell Campus location at 15 Lowell Street in Portland.