Doctor & Staff
Maureen Fahey, OD – Doctor of Optometry
Dr. Fahey was born and raised in the Hudson Valley in New York. She completed her undergraduate studies at Siena College, graduating with a Bachelors in Biology. Following her undergraduate studies, she moved to Chicago and attended Illinois College of Optometry. She did her internship at The Illinois Eye Institute. After graduating she then studied with Dr. Lawrence Stone MD, at Weiss Hospital in Chicago. Dr. Fahey has lived in the Tri-Cities for 12 years, and opened Desert Valley Eye Care in October 2008.
Outside of running a business, Dr. Fahey loves spending time with her two boys and husband. Their family enjoys skiing, swimming, traveling and the great outdoors. They have traveled to and around Ireland, England, Sweden and Spain. In October of 2010, Dr. Fahey went to Paris to attend Silmo, which is one of the largest Frame expo’s in the world!
Dr. Fahey was voted the Best Optometric physician in 2010 by the Senior Times poll!
Jana Mounts, OD – Doctor of Optometry
Dr. Mounts is a 2004 graduate of Pacific University College of Optometry. She completed a vision therapy and rehabilitation residency at SUNY State College of Optometry in 2005, where she earned the Martin Birnbaum Award for outstanding knowledge and skill in behavioral optometry. Professionally, Dr. Mounts enjoys working with children with visually related learning problems. She also enjoys helping patients who have suffered post-traumatic vision problems.
In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with family, water sports, reading, and traveling.
Kimberly – Office Manager
Kimberly started her career in 1995 working for an Optometrist in Coeurd A’lene, ID, learning how to run a full lab. Styling, fitting and selling frames and lenses to patients with different visual needs. She became a Certified Ophthalmic Assistant doing pretesting, refracting, scribing, fundus photography and assisting in minor operations. Kimberly has had the opportunity to go to Guatemala in 2008 and Ethiopia in 2015 with two different surgical eye teams where they helped those in need to regain sight. After relocating to WA she also assisted two different doctors in Cataract surgery, Plastic Reconstructive surgery, and Lasik surgery. Kimberly is now helping build a great team and wonderful practice at Desert Valley Eye Care.
Kimberly personally works to enjoy life, having fun, and spending as much time with her family as possible.
Celina – Front Desk
Celina started at Desert Valley Eye Care in February 2012, prior to that she worked at a Chiropractor’s office giving great customer service and billing, for over 4 years.
She likes working with people. She knows how important eye health is, and she can communicate this to patients in both English and Spanish.
In her off time Celina enjoys spending time with her husband and two young children.
Olivia – Technician/Certified Paraoptometric
Olivia joined the optical field in 2009 as a sales associate, and then shortly after went on to start her apprenticeship in 2011. She thoroughly enjoys working with patients in optometry which influenced her to obtain her certification in Paraoptometrics in 2014.
When Olivia is not making patients smile, she enjoys long walks on the beach and traveling.