J. David Linson, OD

Lead Optometrist, North Shore Region

After receiving his bachelors degree in biology, Dr. Linson completed his postgraduate studies at the Indiana University School of Optometry, in 1991. Clinical rotations included the Contact Lens Research Clinic in Bloomington, IN, and the Veterans Administration Hospital in Perry Point, Maryland. He holds a Therapeutic Optometrist license in Indiana, Louisiana and Texas. Dr. Linson has been on staff at Ochsner since 2001. He practices at Ochsner Health Center Covington.

Medical School

Indiana University School of Optometry


Veterans Administration Hospital, Perry Point, Maryland

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