Dr. Madison Easterling is a native of Manatee County and is the granddaughter of Dr. John Marcin who founded Eye Center, Inc. in 1966. After graduating from Palmetto High School, she attended University of Florida and University of South Florida before continuing her higher education with Pennsylvania College of Optometry at Salus University where she earned her Doctorate of Optometry. While in Optometry School, she served on a medical mission trip to Haiti to deliver eye care to those in need. During her rotations, she traveled all over the country learning different specialties of optometry and earning Honors in her Ocular Disease, Pediatric, Primary Care, and Contact Lens externships. Dr. Easterling practices full-scope optometry including primary eye care, pediatric eye care, emergency eye care, the fitting of contact lenses (including specialty, custom, and scleral lenses), and the treatment and management of many ocular diseases. Dr. Easterling enjoys seeing patients of all ages, and is pleased to be an InfantSee provider. This program allows her to provide a comprehensive eye assessments on infants between the ages of 6-12 months free of charge.
Dr. Easterling enjoys being involved in the local community and is currently serving as a board member at both the Manatee County Historical Commission and the Bradenton Yacht Club. Additionally, she is a member of the Junior League of Manatee County, the Manasota Optometric Society, and is active in her church. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, fishing, reading, and spending time outdoors with her husband, Carson.