Dawn to Dusk with Mei Fleming, O.D.

Mei Fleming, O.D.

As the founder of Luminance Vision Optometry (LVO) in Lafayette, CA, as well as the creator of the Eye Like Fashion blog, Mei Fleming, O.D., believes that eye care should be a unique, memorable, and style-centric experience.

“At an early age, I enjoyed performing ‘makeovers’ on my friends,” says Dr. Fleming. “Optometry naturally falls in line with that passion—combining health care and fashion.” Here, Dr. Fleming shares her dawn-to-dusk in the Bay Area. —KERRI ANN RAIMO

8:15 a.m. Drink black Nespresso coffee while posting for @luminancevision’s Instagram.

8:45 a.m. Quick cardio + weights at home.

9:50 a.m. On my drive to work, I think of three things I’m grateful for and visualize three things to accomplish with my day.

10:05 a.m. Arrive at LVO and powwow with my staff.

10:18 a.m. Begin exams. In between patients, I grab Thierry Lasry sunglasses and take outfit photos for @eyelikefashionblog’s Instagram.

1:26 p.m. Break for a salad and pay LVO bills.

1:45 p.m. Meet with eyewear representatives and select frames to stock.

2:17 p.m. Resume seeing patients.

5:48 p.m. Touch base with staff, finish patient charts, and reply to emails.

7:15 p.m. Head to San Francisco to meet friends for dinner or attend entrepreneurial meetings.

11:48 p.m. Lights out + recharge.

Dr. Fleming shares eyewear fashion on @luminancevision + @eyelikefashionblog on Instagram.