Justin Dungan, O.D.
Dr. Dungan founded our practice in 2007 and continues to see patients part time while overseeing all practice operations. He received his Doctorate of Optometry degree and Bachelor of Science degree from Indiana University School of Optometry. Dr. Dungan also majored in Chemistry while attending Eastern Kentucky University. While attending IU, he served as president of the Fellowship of Christian Optometrists and published a research paper on Accommodative Testing. While at IU, he served as an Associate Instructor in Diagnostic Procedures of Optometry, teaching underclassmen the skills needed to perform a proficient ocular examination.
He is a member of the American Optometric Association and the South Carolina Optometric Association. He has been recognized by Marchon, Inc. as a leader in the optometric field for offering superior product selections and customer service. He has also been recognized by the Management and Business Academy for providing legendary patient care.
“The thing I love most about what I do is interacting with people. I enjoy meeting new people and learning about their families. My goal is to walk out of the office at the end of the day and know that I made a difference in someone’s life; that’s what it’s all about!"
Jean Silecchia, O.D.
Originally from Long Island, New York, Dr. Silecchia received her undergraduate degree from SUNY College at Cortland. After receiving her Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences, she went on to attend Pennsylvania College of Optometry, graduating with a Doctorate in Optometry and a Bachelor of Science in Vision science.
During the last year and a half of her time at Pennsylvania College of Optometry Dr. Silecchia rotated at different eye clinics throughout the east coast. Including offices in Miami, Philadelphia, the DC area and the Charleston area. Each rotation included emphasis on different aspects of Optometry, including disease, contact lenses, and primary care. At the conclusion of her rotations Dr. Silecchia graduated with Honors and received an award for Clinical Excellence in Primary Care.
Dr. Silecchia is licensed to practice Optometry in South Carolina and New York. She is a member of the American Optometric Association, South Carolina Optometric Association and the Coastal Carolina Optometric Society.
When she's not in the office, Dr. Silecchia enjoys spending time with her husband Cody and their pug Romeo, relaxing at the beach with a good book, and many other outdoor activities around the area.