Meet the Optometrists


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Dr. Sarah Pilat Brannon, O.D., F.A.A.O

Sarah E. Pilat, O.D., F.A.A.O was born and raised in Chicago. She received her B.S. degree in Biomedical Science from Marquette University in 1998 and her Doctor of Optometry degree from the Illinois College of Optometry in 2002. After graduation, Dr. Pilat completed a post-doctoral residency at the Veterans Affair Medical Center in Huntington, West Virginia, with emphasis on primary eye care, the treatment and management of ocular disease, low vision rehabilitation, and the ocular manifestations of systemic diseases.

Dr. Pilat practices full-scope optometry. She enjoys contact lens fittings (including specialty and hard-to-fit cases), ocular disease management, pediatrics, and pre- and post- operative cataract and LASIK co-management. She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry and a member of Beta Sigma Kappa, Gold Key International, and Phi Beta Kappa honor societies. Dr. Pilat has served as an examiner for the National Board of Examiners in Optometry and the Spotsylvania County Head Start Health Advisory Committee. 

Dr. Pilat lives in Fredericksburg with her husband and two children and enjoys traveling, reading, and spending time with her family and friends.


Dr. David Rose

Dr. David Rose grew up in Montpelier, OH before attending Bowling Green State University for his undergraduate education where he majored in Biology, played football and ran track. Upon graduation with a Bachelor’s degree in Arts and Sciences, he attended The Ohio State University College of Optometry and earned a doctorate in optometry in 2003.

Following graduation, Dr. Rose spent one year working within nursing homes, assisted living facilities and hospitals for the developmentally disabled where he provided palliative comfort care, treated disease, and improved vision. Since then, Dr. Rose has been in a primary care practice treating eye disease, providing eyeglass prescriptions, and fitting contact lenses. Dr. Rose also provides specialty optometric care with an attention towards traumatic brain injury, eye muscle dysfunction, vision therapy and low vision. Dr. Rose is a member of Battlefield Optometric Society, the Virginia Optometric Association and the American Optometric Association.

When not practicing optometry, Dr. Rose enjoys spending time with his wife and two children, cycling, running and playing guitar.

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