Dr. Luciana Coscione Dixon is a lifelong resident of metro Detroit. She grew up in Warren and attended Warren Cousino High School. She graduated from the University of Michigan-Ann Arbor in 2002 and earned her Doctorate of Optometry in 2006 from the Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago, graduating Magna Cum Laude.
Dr. Dixon completed a post-doctorate residency in Ocular Disease at the John D. Dingell Veterans Medical Center in Detroit, which enhanced her expertise in diagnosing, treating and managing a variety of ocular diseases. After completing her residency, Dr. Dixon practiced at the Detroit Veterans Hospital for eight years. As a Staff Optometrist, she provided clinical instruction to optometric students and residents. She also developed the Low Vision program in 2008, which provided eyecare and vision rehabilitation to veterans with vision impairment and legal blindness.
Dr. Dixon has been appointed as Clinical Assistant Professor at the Michigan College of Optometry, Salus University and the Illinois College of Optometry. She is a member of the Michigan Optometric Association, the American Optometric Association and Women of Vision. Dr. Dixon is delighted to bring her optometric expertise to L’Optique Optometry to serve her local community. Her professional interests include low vision, pediatric eye care, ocular nutrition, challenging/specialty contact lens fitting and new technologies in eye care. Her interests outside of eyecare include traveling, baking, biking, and above all spending quality time with her family. As a first generation Italian-American, Dr. Dixon is very proud of her heritage and close to her large family. She currently resides in Rochester with her husband and four young children.