Emily Pike, O.D.
Emily Pike, O.D., MPH, received her Doctor of Optometry from the University of Missouri – St. Louis College of Optometry in 2014, where she graduated on the Dean’s List. She also received her Master of Public Health in Behavioral Science and Health Education from St. Louis University in 1998. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Washington University in 1996.
Dr. Pike specializes in contact lenses, ocular disease, and dry eye management. She is a member of the St. Louis Optometric Society (President 2019-2020), the Missouri Optometric Association, and the American Optometric Association. Dr. Pike is also on faculty at the University of Missouri - St. Louis College of Optometry as an Assistant Adjunct Professor.
Dr. Pike says she became an Optometrist because she worked in public health in her prior career and felt she could have more impact working directly with patients. She had several friends who were optometrists who encouraged her to investigate the field. She really enjoys providing patients with their best vision and helping them to take care of one of our most precious senses.
A St. Louis native, Dr. Pike is married and the mother to three children. She loves traveling, watching her kids play volleyball, coaching, and reading.