Our Team

With over 70 years of combined experience, our dedicated and caring team provide total quality eye care and eyewear and personalise our services to meet all your visual needs.

Brett Jenkinson

Optometrist | BOptom FAAO GradCertOcTher

Brett is the Optometrist at Davey and Associates.

Brett completed his Bachelor of Optometry degree at Melbourne University, graduating
in 2001. His first job was with Laubman & Pank Optometrists in Kingaroy.
While there, he met his wife, Carmen. They were married in 2004 and moved to Hobart
for a fresh start in 2006.

In Hobart, Brett became the youngest partner of the largest locally-owned Optometry
group, Total Eyecare. He took an active role in the Optometry Association and became
Tasmanian President in 2012.

Also while in Hobart, Brett became a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry and
completed his Graduate Certificate in Ocular Therapeutics, allowing him to prescribe
optical medicines.

In November 2017 Brett was appointed to the Board of Directors of ProVision, a national
member organisation supporting over 400 independent optometrists.

Brett shares his time between a practice in suburban Brisbane and Davey and
Associates in Maroochydore.

During his career, Brett has developed a keen interest in contact lenses, orthokeratology
(overnight contact lenses for short-sightedness that allow lens-free daytime vision) and
in particular found a challenge in complex cornea and contact lens fitting. More recently,
he has been taking post graduate study in children’s vision.

Brian Davey

Optometrist | Dip. Appl. Sc (OPTOM)

Brian is a fully qualified optometrist and the director of the practice. He has been in private practice since 1976 graduating from QUT with a Diploma of Applied Science Optometry.

Brian is highly skilled in all aspects of vision care but has a special interest in contact lenses [including Rigid Gas Permeable Lenses, Scleral, Ortho-Keratology (myopia control) and Soft Disposable lenses,] Sports and Children’s vision.

His main priority is treating his patients as the old family doctor used to, going above and beyond his duty of care.

Pam Dreyer

Optometrist | Dip. Optom F.O.A (SA) CAS

Pam is a fully qualified optometrist. She has been in practice since 1981, having graduated with a Diploma of Optometry and a Certificate of Advanced Study in Ocular Disease.

Her particular interests are in Aged care and children’s Vision.

Pam became an optometrist 40 years ago because she enjoyed the idea of working with a combination of people, science and medicine. She is rewarded with the satisfaction gained by providing people with clear and comfortable vision in their lives. She loves music, playing piano, renovating, reading and puzzles, as well as spending time with family.

 

Tanya Revell

Optometrist | B. Appl. Sc (OPTOM) Hons; Grad Cert (Ocular Therapeutics)

Tanya graduated from QUT in 1992 with a Bachelor of Applied Science Optometry (Honors). She has been a member of the Davey & Associates team for over 25 years and loves caring for our patients.

In 2015 Tanya studied for her certificate in Ocular Therapeutics, and is now qualified to prescribe medications for eye infections and diseases.

In her free time Tanya loves long distance swimming, paddle boarding and walking her dog, Chocco.

Jackie Prentice

Optometrist | BOptom (Hons), CertOcTher (ACO), CertAdvCL (ACO)

Jackie obtained her optometry degree in New Zealand and has worked in Queensland, New South Wales and South Australia since 2001.

Jackie is passionate about giving the best eye care to all her patients. Her interests include ocular health, contact lenses and orthokeratolgy.

Jackie has completed postgraduate training in both ocular therapeutics and advanced contact lenses (rigid gas permeables, minisclerals and orthokeratology).

Jackie used to compete in triathlon at an elite level, however she has now found a new passion for surfing and snowboarding.

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Karen has over 18 years of experience in the optical industry and has been a part of the D&A team for 6 years. Karen is well trained in lens choice, frame selection, adjustments and repairs. Our patients love being greeted with Karen’s big smile and bubbly personality when they come into the practice. Karen also loves singing and playing instruments in her band, Pineapple Crush.
Lisa has 3 years experience in the optical industry and has qualifications in Advanced Optics. Lisa loves getting to know our patients and helping them select frames to suit their look and lifestyle. In her free time, she enjoys watching Survivor and playing Catan with her daughter!
Kaden has been with us for nine months and has enjoyed learning all about the optical industry. Kaden is in his first year of university and is studying a double degree and is a born and bred Queenslander. He loves finding the perfect frame for both comfort and fashion just as much as his passion for sports and a good coffee.

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