Joined the Practice: 2018
Place of Birth: Memphis, TN
Undergraduate: Mississippi State University
Graduate: Southern College of Optometry, Memphis, TN
Affiliations: American Optometric Association, Florida Optometric Association, Hillsborough and Pinellas Society of Optometrists
Specialty: Optometric Physician
Rebecca J. Sims, O.D. has been practicing optometry for over 20 years. She provides all levels of family eye care including pediatric, adult and geriatric and specializes in primary eye care, glasses and contact lens fittings. To provide her patients a higher level of care, she has expanded her treatment expertise to include ocular surface diseases, specialty contact lens fittings, pre and post-operative cataract and LASIK care as well as glaucoma and dry eye disease evaluation.
She relocated from her Meridian, Mississippi practice in 2002. Since then, she has practiced in St. Pete and Tampa. Dr. Sims lives in Tampa with her husband and 3 children and enjoys cooking and going to the beach in her spare time.