Meet the experienced and friendly optometrists who make Brevard Vision Care one of Central Florida’s top eyecare facilities.

Terrance Naberhaus, O.D.

EDUCATION

  • Brevard Community College –- 1977
  • Bachelor of Arts, University of South Florida –- 1979
  • Doctor of Optometry, Illinois College of Optometry -– 1983

EXPERIENCE

  • General Optometric Practice, Florida –- 1983 to Present
  • Associate Professor, Nova Southeastern College of Optometry
  • Group Practice in Melbourne, Florida –- 1993 to Present

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

  • American Optometric Association
  • Florida Optometric Association
  • Brevard Optometric Association
  • Board of Directors for Vision Service Plan
  • Suntree Rotary Club

BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

  • Diplomate, American Board of Optometry

HONORS & AWARDS

  • Past Chairman of the Board Vision Care Inc.
  • Past Trustee of the Florida Optometric Association
  • Past President of the Suntree-Pineda Rotary Club (2000 to 2001)
  • Past Chairman of Florida State Board of Optometry
  • Past President of Brevard Optometric Association (1991 to 1992)
  • Distinguished Alumni – Brevard Community College
  • Past President of Florida Optometric Association (2002 to 2003)
  • Florida Optometrist of the Year – (2008)
  • Optometrist of the Decade (2010)
  • Past Member of the Florida State Board of Optometry – (2009 to Present)

PERSONAL

Dr. Naberhaus was born in Cincinnati, Ohio and moved with his family to Indialantic, Florida in 1969. He attended Our Lady of Lourdes Grade School and graduated from Melbourne Central Catholic High School in 1975. In 1979, he received a Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry from the University of South Florida and then Doctorate from the Illinois College of Optometry in 1983. Starting his practice in 1983 as an associate of Dr. Charles H. Parham, together they established the practice as it exists today.

Dr. Naberhaus and his wife Karen, have three children, Joey, Greg and Kara. Their sons Joey and Greg are University of Florida alumni. Kara is an alumni of UCF and currently at Nova Southeastern University studying audiology. Joey is a practicing attorney in the area and Dr. Greg Naberhaus is an optometrist practicing with his father.

In his spare time, Dr. Naberhaus enjoys football, baseball, golf, offshore fishing, and woodworking. Past community activities have been coaching his children’s baseball and soccer teams along with being active with the Rotary Club of Suntree.

Jeffery C. Locke, O.D.

EDUCATION

  • Bachelor of Science in Biology, Florida State University — 1983
  • Doctor of Optometry, University of Alabama — 1987

EXPERIENCE

  • Neumann Eye Institute In Deland, Florida
  • Brevard Vision Care, Melbourne, Florida

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

  • American Optometric Association
  • Florida Optometric Association
  • Brevard Optometric Association

HONORS & AWARDS

  • UAB Circle of Omicron Delta Kappa Leadership Fraternity
  • Who’s who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges, Florida State University
  • Gold Key Scholastic Honorary
  • Order of Omega Leadership Honorary
  • Past President of Brevard Optometric Association

PERSONAL

Dr. Locke is a Florida native growing up in a small town in the heart of the state. He attended The Florida State University where he received his Bachelor of Science in Biology with honors. He earned Doctor of Optometry at the Medical Center at the University of Alabama, Birmingham and received fellowship training in advanced eye care procedures at the Neumann Eye Institute in Orlando/Deland.

Dr. Locke is an active member of the Brevard Optometric Association, the Florida Optometric Association, the American Optometric Association, and the Southern Council of Optometry. He is board certified in diagnostic and therapeutic eye care and specializes in both general and advanced eye care.

Dr. Locke, his wife Christie and two sons reside in the Suntree area. His non-medical interests include tennis, running, and spending time with his family.

Michael J. Leon, Jr., O.D.

EDUCATION

  • Bachelor of Arts, University of South Florida — 1979
  • Bachelor of Science, Southern College of Optometry — 1984
  • Doctor of Optometry, Southern College of Optometry — 1986

EXPERIENCE

  • Optometric Physician, Melbourne, Florida
  • Associate Professor, Nova Southeastern College of Optometry

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

  • American Optometric Association
  • Florida Optometric Association
  • Brevard Optometric Association

BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

  • Diplomate, American Board of Optometry 
  • Certified Optometrist by the Florida Board of Optometry

HONORS & AWARDS

  • Beta Sigma Kappa Honor Society
  • Vice President of Beta Sigma Kappa Honor Society
  • Scholastic Scholarship from State of Florida
  • Past President of Brevard Optometric Association 

PERSONAL

Dr. Leon was born in Mobile, Alabama. He moved to Melbourne in 1966. He attended Ascension Catholic School and is a graduate of Melbourne Central Catholic High School and Brevard Community College. He received his Bachelor’s degree from the University of South Florida and earned his Doctorate from Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, Tennessee. Dr. Leon is board certified by the American Board of Optometry. He provides comprehensive eye exams that include medical eye care, vision care, and contact lenses.

Dr. Leon is married to Sara and has two sons, Caleb and Aaron. Dr. Leon and his family are members of Holy Name of Jesus Catholic Church. His non-medical interests include water sports, music, golf, and spending time with his family. Go Bulls, Go Knights and Roll Tide!

Kenneth D. Boyle, O.D., F.A.A.O.

EDUCATION

  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, University of Florida — 1984
  • Masters in Business Administration, University of Florida — 1989
  • Doctor of Optometry, Southeastern College of Optometry — 1994

EXPERIENCE

  • Residency in Ocular Diseases – Aran & Holbrook Associates in Miami, Florida
  • Associate Professor, Nova Southeastern College of Optometry
  • Brevard Vision Care in Melbourne, Florida

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

  • Brevard Optometric Association
  • Florida Optometric Association
  • American Optometric Association
  • American Academy of Optometry
  • American Board of Optometry

HONORS & AWARDS

  • Dean’s List, University of Florida
  • Matherly Scholarship, University of Florida
  • Who’s Who among Students in American Universities and Colleges, NSU College of Optometry
  • VisionWorks Scholarship
  • Bausch & Lomb Scholarship FCV A Scholarship
  • FCVA Scholarship
  • Past President, Brevard Optometric Association
  • Past President, Florida Optometric Association
  • Optometrist of the Year, Florida Optometric Association

PERSONAL

Dr. Boyle was born in Wilmington, Delaware, but moved to Lake City, Florida at the age of five, and has lived in Florida ever since. He graduated with both Bachelor and Master degrees from the University of Florida. After working for three years in banking and manufacturing sectors, he returned to school for his optometric training. He graduated with honors from Nova Southeastern University of the Health Science in Miami. His special area of interest in eye care is diagnosis and management of ocular diseases.

Dr. Boyle, his wife Karen and daughters, Suzannah and Delaney, live in Satellite Beach. His non-medical interests include golf, guitar, skiing and fishing.

Denise Burns-LeGros, O.D., F.A.A.O.

EDUCATION

  • Bachelor of Science in Molecular and Microbiology, University Honors, University of Central Florida
  • Doctor of Optometry, Nova Southeastern University, College of Optometry

EXPERIENCE

  • Residency in Cornea and Contact Lens, Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Brevard Vision Care, Melbourne, FL

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

  • American Academy of Optometry
  • American Optometry Association
  • Florida Optometric Association- Past President
  • Brevard Optometric Association- Past President
  • Beta Sigma Kappa Honor Society

HONORS & AWARDS

  • Melbourne Regional Chamber of Commerce Women On The Rise Trailblazer Award- 2018 
  • Nova Southeastern University, College of Optometry, Distinguished Alumni Award-2018
  • Southern Council of Optometrists, Young Optometrist of the South- 2016
  • Florida Optometric Association, Young Optometrist of the Year- 2011 
  • Fellow American Academy of Optometry
  • Nova Southeastern University, Optometry Resident of the Year
  • American Academy of Optometry, Residency Award
  • Nova Southeastern University, Optometry Student of the Year
  • Florida Optometric Association, Presidential Award
  • American Optometric Association, Student Leadership Award
  • Florida Council for Vision Awareness Scholarship
  • Gas Permeable Lens Institute, Contact Lens Clinical Excellence Award
  • CIBA Vision Educational, Contact Lens Scholarship Award
  • American Optometric Student Association, Vistakon Contact Lens Award
  • Beta Sigma Kappa Honor Society, Investigative Study Grant

PERSONAL

Dr. Denise Burns-LeGros was born in Westerly, Rhode Island.  While at University of Central Florida, she was part of the Honors College and LEAD Scholar’s Program. She graduated with a molecular and microbiology degree with University Honors. She then moved to Fort Lauderdale where she obtained her Doctor of Optometry degree from Nova Southeastern University and was president of her class. Following graduation, Dr. Burns-LeGros completed her residency in cornea and contact lens at Nova Southeastern University. In 2006, she completed a prestigious fellowship in the American Academy of Optometry and 2016 was presented the Young Optometrist of the South Award.

Dr. Burns-LeGros is board certified by the Florida State Board of Optometry and has her diplomat in the American Board of Optometry. Her speciality is contact lenses with a focus on rigid gas permeable lenses, hybrid, overnight orthokeratology, and scleral contact lenses.

Dr. Burns-LeGros,her husband Brian, daughter Emily, and son David live in the Indialantic area. Her non-medical interests include jogging, traveling, and spending time with her family.

Todd R. Dimmick, O.D.

EDUCATION

  • Brevard Community College
  • Bachelors of science, Florida State University
  • Doctor of Optometry, Nova Southeastern University, College of Optometry

EXPERIENCE

  • Residency in primary care and ocular disease, Salus University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Brevard Vision Care in Melbourne, FL

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

  • American Optometry Association
  • Florida Optometric Association
  • Brevard Optometric Association

HONORS & AWARDS

  • Phi Theta Kappa: Academic honor society
  • Alpha Epsilon Delta: Pre-Health Honor Society, Florida State University
  • Alpha Epsilon Delta: Outstanding Service Award, Florida State University

PERSONAL

Dr. Todd R. Dimmick was born near Indianapolis, Indiana and moved around the country to multiple Air Force bases until the age of 11 when his family moved to and settled in Melbourne, Florida. He attended Sherwood elementary, DeLaura Junior High School, Satellite High School, and Brevard Community College before receiving his bachelor’s degree from Florida State University. Dr. Dimmick earned his doctorate degree from Nova Southeastern University in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida and did his residency in primary care and ocular disease at Salus University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Dr. Dimmick is board certified by the Florida State Board of Optometry and has published multiple articles about ocular diseases. He also enjoys pediatric eye care.

In his off time, Dr. Dimmick enjoys football, soccer, golfing, and spending time with his family.

Gregory Naberhaus, O.D.

EDUCATION

  • Brevard Community College — 2006
  • Bachelors of Science in Business Administration, University of Florida — 2009
  • Doctor of Optometry, Nova Southeastern University, College of Optometry — 2014

EXPERIENCE

  • Residency in Ocular disease, Aran Eye Associates, Miami, Florida
  • Brevard Vision Care, Melbourne, Florida

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

  • American Optometry Association
  • Florida Optometric Association
  • Brevard Optometric Association
  • Melbourne Rotary Club

HONORS & AWARDS

  • Dean’s List, University of Florida
  • Dean’s List, Nova Southeastern University, College of Optometry

PERSONAL

Dr. Naberhaus was born in Melbourne, Florida where he attended Ascension Catholic Grade School and graduated from Melbourne Central Catholic High School in 2005. In 2009, he received a Bachelor’s of Science in Business Administration from the University of Florida followed by earning his Doctorate degree from Nova Southeastern University, College of Optometry in 2014. After finishing optometry school, he completed his residency at Aran Eye Associates in Miami, Florida furthering his training in ocular disease and surgical co-management.

Dr. Naberhaus and his wife, Sarah, have 2 son, Mason and Tyler, and reside in Merritt Island. When time permits, Dr. Naberhaus enjoys fishing, playing golf, and spending time with his family.