Meet Our Doctors
Each optometrist at Blackstone Valley Eye Care excelled academically in both college and optometry school. Their clinical skills were learned at some of the area's finest teaching hospitals and clinics, and even some abroad. Their expertise and compassionate nature is why so many patients of Rhode Island ( RI ) and Massachusetts ( MA ) have trusted their eye care to Blackstone Valley Eye Care.
Dr. Jeffrey S. Kenyon
Dr. Kenyon graduated magna cum laude from Stonehill College with a degree in Biology. He earned his Doctorate of Optometry from the New England College of Optometry in Boston and was a member of the International Optometrist Honor
He received his clinical training at the Providence Veterans Affairs Hospital, the Newport Naval Health Clinic and the Dimock Community Health Center. While studying at the New England College of Optometry, Dr. Kenyon traveled to the Dominican Republic to provide eye care to underserved areas of the country.
Dr. Kenyon possesses extensive experience in family eye care, regular and complex contact lens fittings, and the treatment & management of ocular diseases, including cataracts, glaucoma, dry eyes and diabetic eye disease.
Dr. Michelle M. Straube
Dr. Straube attended Boston University and graduated magna cum laude with a degree in Human Physiology. She received her Doctorate of Optometry from the New England College of Optometry and was a member of the International Optometrist Honor Society.
Dr. Straube received her clinical experience at the Newport Naval Health Clinic, the Providence Veterans Affairs Hospital, the Martha Elliot Community Health Center and the New England Eye Institute where she emphasized on pediatrics, binocular vision, low vision and contact lenses. She also provided eye care to underserved populations in the Dominican Republic.
Dr. Straube's clinical expertise includes family eye care, contact lens fitting, diabetic retinopathy, glaucoma and macular degeneration.
Dr. Andrea F. Odle
Dr. Odle graduated summa cum laude with a degree in Biology from Providence College. While at Providence College, Dr. Odle was a member of the Alpha Epsilon Delta Pre-Medical Honor Society. She earned her Doctorate of Optometry from The Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio.
She received her clinical training at various sites in Ohio, including the Dayton Veterans Affairs Hospital. During her time at The Ohio State University College of Optometry, Dr. Odle volunteered with Special Olympics and Prevent Blindness Ohio.
Dr. Odle comes to our practice with over a decade of experience in diagnosing and managing emergency eye conditions and ocular disease. She practices primary care optometry and enjoys fitting contact lenses, including multifocal contact lenses. Dr. Odle is fluent in Portuguese and also speaks Spanish.
Dr. Jenna M. Murphy
Dr. Murphy attended Assumption College and graduated with a degree in Biology. She earned her Doctorate of Optometry from MCPHS University and was a member of the International Optometrist Honor Society.
She received her clinical experience at the Groton Naval Health Clinic, the Northampton Veterans Affairs Hospital and the Worcester Veterans Affairs Outpatient Clinic. During her time at MCPHS University, Dr. Murphy provided pediatric vision screenings to underserved populations in the Worcester area.
Dr. Murphy’s clinical expertise includes contact lens fitting, primary care optometry, glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and cataracts.
Please call to schedule an appointment with an optometrist at Blackstone Valley Eye Care in Woonsocket, Rhode Island ( RI ).