Dr. Lena Barada grew up in Dearborn Heights, Michigan. She graduated from the Michigan College of Optometry at Ferris State University after completing her Bachelor’s in Human Biology at the University of Michigan-Dearborn. During her time at MCO, she participated in a Volunteer Optometric Services to Humanity mission trip to Honduras. Her clinical rotations included the John D. Dingell VA Medical Center in Detroit, Henry Ford OptimEyes, Balian Eye Center, and Walton & Becker Eyecare. She is a member of the American Optometric Association and the Michigan Optometric Association. Dr. Barada enjoys traveling, outdoor activities, and spending time with family and friends.