Meet the experienced and friendly doctors and staff who make True Vision Optometry a proud provider of vision care products and services in Montebello.
Dr. Maria Esther Salado completed her Doctor of Optometry with honors from the Southern California College of Optometry at Marshall B. Ketchum University. Prior to completing her doctorate degree, she attended the University of California, Santa Barbara where she earned a Bachelor of Science in Biopsychology. Her clinical externships focused on primary care, ocular diseases, and specialty training in low vision. She also completed an additional year of advanced training on ocular disease and geriatric care at the VA Sepulveda Ambulatory Care Center and Nursing Home.
During optometry school, Dr. Salado held several leadership positions such as vice-president of the Spanish Optometric Society and board member of the SCCO Student Association. She has volunteered her time at several local vision screenings such as Care Harbor LA and Special Olympics, as well as traveled to El Salvador and Fiji as part of mission trips to provide free eye care to those in need. She is a fellow of the American Academy of Optometry and currently sits on the board of the Rio Hondo Optometric Society as Director of Education and President-Elect.
Dr. Salado is fluent in Spanish and in her free time she enjoys going to Disneyland, hiking with Dante (her loyal Labrador Retriever), and spending time with her husband, friends, and family.