Doctors & Staff
Meet the experienced and friendly doctors and staff who make Jon S. Jacobs, O.D., P.A. the leading provider of vision care products and services in Sunrise.
Jon S. Jacobs, O.D
Dr. Jon Jacobs graduated from the Emory University in 1966 with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree. In 1970, he graduated from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry with a Doctor of Optometry (O.D.) degree and a Bachelor of Science degree.
Dr. Jacobs returned to his roots in South Florida in 1970 and opened his practice in Sunrise, Florida on April 3, 1972. The practice recently celebrated the start of the 40th year at the same location at 1085 Sunset Strip.
Dr. Jacobs is married to Lydia and the Jacobs’ have five children. Jolie (Bryan), Scott, Jay (Kristin), Melanie (Glenn), and Jared (Monica). Their grandchildren are Jeremy, Jase, Joshua, Isabella, Bryce, Ellie, and Braelyn.
The optometrists of Florida have elected Dr. Jacobs to the offices of President of the Florida Optometric Association and twice President of the Broward County Optometric Association.
Dr. Jacobs has received recognition as Florida Optometrist of the Decade. Florida Optometrist of the Year, and twice the Broward County of Optometrist of the Year. In addition, he has served as Chairman of the Florida Board of Optometry, the state licensing board.
Dr. Jacobs specializes in difficult contact lens fitting, daily wear and extended wear contact lens fitting, gas permeable contact lens fitting, and specialty fits for Keratoconus and CRT (corneal refractive therapy).
Kelly A. Fisher, O.D.
Dr. Kelly Fisher was born and raised in northeastern Pennsylvania and graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree from Pennsylvania State University. She received her Doctor of Optometry degree from Nova Southeastern University College of Optometry, where she was a member of the Nova Optometric Practice Management Association. She is currently a member of the American Optometric Association, the Florida Optometric Association, and the Broward County Optometric Association. Dr. Fisher is board certified in the treatment of ocular disease and is certified to fit both soft and specialty contact lenses, including the Kerasoft IC, scleral and hybrid lenses for keratoconus. With her added passion and expertise in pediatric optometry and vision therapy, we welcome Dr. Fisher to Vision Source.