Livingston Earns Doctor of Optometry Degree
From Southern College of Optometry in Memphis
Memphis, Tenn. (June 18, 2013) - Mason Livingston, O.D. was among 123 students recently awarded the Doctor of Optometry degree from Southern College of Optometry (SCO) in Memphis.
A native of Huntington, Utah, Livingston is the son of Gerald and Thelma Livingston of Huntington, and husband of Elise Rogers. He is a graduate of the University of Utah, where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology.
Optometrists are independent, primary health care providers who specialize in the examination, diagnosis, treatment and management of diseases/disorders of the visual system, the eye and associated structures, as well as the diagnosis of related systemic conditions.
About Southern College of Optometry
Southern College of Optometry was established in Memphis, Tenn., in 1932. SCO is an independent, not-for-profit institution of higher education with nearly 500 students from 40 states. The Eye Center at SCO serves nearly 80,000 patients annually, helping make the college one of the top in the nation for clinical optometric education. SCO's Community Outreach Program reaches more than 12,000 children through vision screenings provided annually to Shelby County, Tennessee students in public, private and charter schools. For more information on SCO, please visit www.sco.edu.