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National Board of Optometry, 1982; Washington State Board of Optometry, 1982; California State Board of Optometry, 1982
Joined VM - January 1984
Primary eye care, contact lenses, sports vision
Bachelor of Science, 1980; Doctorate, 1982, University of California, Berkeley; Whitman College, Walla Walla, WA, 1978
American Academy of Optometry, 1986; International Academy of Sports Vision, 1990
"I enjoy getting to know my patients and providing them with thorough quality eye care."
Dr. Nikaitani is a board certified optometrist specializing in primary eye care, contact lenses and sports vision. He has also served as the official team optometrist for the Seattle Mariners since 1988. As one of his specialty areas, Dr. Nikaitani works with patients who are experiencing difficulties in sports performance due to vision problems. Read about Dr. Nikaitani’s role in helping Edgar Martinez combat strabismus in the SportingNews.com article Martinez keeps the hits coming despite eye disorder.