Mila Ioussifova, OD, FAAO
Dr. Mila Ioussifova graduated with honors from the New England College of Optometry in 2007 and completed a residency program in community health and ocular disease in Boston, Massachusetts. She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry, and she recently had the honor of presenting at the AAO Centennial Meeting in San Diego, California. Dr. Ioussifova opened her private practice, South Waterfront Eye Care, in 2013 in Portland, Oregon. Her boutique-style practice offers advanced dry eye treatments, nutritional counseling, and aesthetic services. She is also studying Human Nutrition and Functional Medicine at the University of Western States to become a Certified Nutrition Specialist. She is passionate about treating dry eye disease while incorporating nutritional and lifestyle changes. Dr. Ioussifova is a member of the American Nutrition Association and the Ocular Wellness and Nutrition Society. Her philosophy is to treat the whole person, not just disease.
We have all heard the saying, “You are what you eat,” and nutrition gives us the power to choose our health outcome.
By Mila Ioussifova, OD, FAAO
December 13, 2022