Jon D. EmberlandO.D.

Dr. Emberland graduated with honors from Pacific University - College Of Optometry. He is a member of the American Optometric Society and Armed Forces Optometric Society.


  • Doctor of Optometry, with distinction, Pacific University, Forest Grove, OR, May 2002
  • Bachelor of Science, Microbiology, Minnesota State University, Mankato, MN, December 1997

Practice History:

  • Milauskas Eye Institute, Staff Optometrist, 2005 – present
  • Naval Hospital, Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center, Twentynine Palms, CA 2005


  • Pacific Cataract and Laser Institute, Bellevue, WA 2002
  • Washington State School for the Blind, Vancouver, WA and Pacific University Family Eye Centers, Forest Grove and Portland, OR, 2001
  • University of Utah Moran Eye Center, Salt Lake City, UT 2001
  • Veterans Administration Medical Center, Salt Lake City, UT 2001


  • American Optometric Association
  • California Optometric Association


  • California and Utah


  • Beta Sigma Kappa Optometric Honor Society (academic achievement)
  • National Defense Service Medal
  • Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal
  • Navy Meritorious Unit Commendation
  • Global War on Terrorism Service Medal

Research and Publications:

  • Pacific University College of Optometry Doctoral Thesis: Visual Profile of a Rural Elementary Population, Adamich, Cheslock, and Emberland, 2002