Dr. Shoemaker grew up in the Hampton Roads area.
Dr. Shoemaker received his Bachelor's Degree in Biology from Old Dominion University in Norfolk. He is a graduate of the Pennsylvania School of Optometry in Philadelphia.
Dr. Shoemaker is trained to diagnose and treat eye diseases and injuries of the eye and surrounding structures,as well, as provide expert vision correction. Dr. Shoemaker utilizes the latest eye care techniques and procedures and maintains a state certification through continuing education.
Dr. Shoemaker served in the United States Air Force prior to practicing locally for over thirty years. He is active and past president of a local Lions Club. Dr. Shoemaker is a member of the American Optometric Association, Virginia Optomotric Association, The Southern Council of Optometrists, and is active in the Tidewater Optometric Society.