Dr. Amy Kasper is a proud Ohio native. She grew up in Cleveland, Ohio and went to The Ohio State University for her undergraduate degree and Doctorate of Optometry. She graduated from Optometry school in 2012 and has been practicing in North Carolina since.
She sees patients of all ages for comprehensive ocular health exams and has a passion for custom/specialty contact lenses and myopia management. She loves private practice because of the relationships she builds with each patient and their families.
Dr. K and her husband welcomed a baby boy, Levi, in March 2021 to their family! Their daughter Lucy is thrilled to be a big sister! On some Mondays, you may run into Levi in the office with Dr. K while she catches up on some administrative tasks!
Dr. Kiyoshi Harada, OD was born and raised in the Bay Area, California. He graduated from Boston University with a BA in Biology, specializing in Neurobiology. After graduation, he worked as a research assistant at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. Prior to optometry school, Dr. Harada was an optometric assistant at two private practices in the Bay Area. He earned his Doctorate of Optometry from Southern California College of Optometry at Marshall B. Ketchum University, where he graduated magna cum laude.
Dr. Harada trained at the Palo Alto VA in Palo Alto, CA, Castle Family Health Center in Atwater, CA, University Eye Center in Anaheim, CA, and Schermer Eye Associates in Sacramento, CA. His clinical interests include dry eye, specialty contact lenses, and myopia control.
Dr. Harada is a member of the American Optometric Association and the prestigious Beta Sigma Kappa International Optometric Honor Society.
He and his wife reside in Durham with their two cats. They enjoy playing video games and are always looking for the newest restaurants to try.