Dr. Alexandra Grotton was born and raised in Scarborough, Maine. She graduated with honors from the University of Tampa with a bachelor’s degree in biology, and later earned an additional bachelor’s degree in Visual Science from Nova Southeastern College of Optometry in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. She finished her Doctor of Optometry in 2016 and completed her optometric internship at the Nova Southeastern Eye Clinics with rotations in glaucoma and pediatrics with a subspecialty in autism and special needs. She then completed an ocular disease externship with the Indian Health Service in Santa Fe, New Mexico.Dr. Alex Grotton is a member of the American Optometric Association and the Maine Optometric Association.