Dr. Matthew King is a graduate of Southern California College of Optometry. He also attended Gordon College and earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology. He completed clinical rotations at the West Los Angeles Veteran's Hospital in Los Angeles, CA; the Ambulatory Clinic on the Naval Sub-base in New London, CT; the Las Vegas Low Vision Clinic in Las Vegas, NV; and the Southern California Eye Clinic in Fullerton, CA. He is a founding partner of King Family Eye Care, LLC which opened in January 2004 in Old Saybrook, CT, and in 2006 expanded to include our Rocky Hill, CT location.
Dr. King is an active member of the Connecticut Optometric Association and has previously served on their Board of Directors. He is also a member of the AllDocs Association, the Doctor's association affiliated with LensCrafters. He is a OneSight volunteer, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing no-cost eye exams, glasses, and permanent vision centers to individuals and places that need eye care the most. He has spent a number of weeks giving his time as part of OneSight in Vietnam, Nicaragua, and Campeche, Mexico.
In his free time, Dr. King loves the outdoors and enjoys piloting small airplanes, downhill skiing, kayaking, and hiking with his dog and family.