Dr. Abby Almomar is originally from Temperance, Michigan. Dr. Almomar earned a full ride scholarship to The Ohio State University and graduated with a B.S. in Biology in 2018. Dr. Almomar went on to attend The Ohio State College of Optometry and will graduate in May 2022.
Dr. Almomar completed rotations at Columbus Ophthalmology Associates and John D. Dingell VA Hospital in downtown Detroit. While in optometry school, she served as the President of the student body and sat on the curriculum committee. Dr. Almomar planned a service trip to Frome, Jamaica where her and her classmates gave eye exams to 500+ people over the course of 1 week.
Dr. Almomar earned the Albert Schweitzer Award for her work providing eye exams to newly immigrated families in the Columbus area. She also won the Pat Cummings Scholarship for Leadership, Carol Alexander Student of the Year Award, and Gold Key Leader Award.
In her free time, Dr. Almomar loves attending Buckeye football and hockey games, riding her Peloton bike, and discovering new restaurants and coffee shops in the Columbus area.