Dr. Gardner was born and raised in Easton, CA. He graduated from Washington Union High School in 1992. The next four years, he continued living in Easton, and attended Cal State University, Fresno. At Fresno State, Dr. Gardner earned his Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology, and began looking forward to a career in Optometry.
Dr. Gardner studies took him to Chicago and the Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago, IL. During his time at the Illinois College of Optometry, Dr. Gardner also earned a second Bachelor of Science Degree in the field of Visual Science.
Dr. Gardner headed back to California immediately after graduation, and completed his California licensure exam in 2001, and was issued his optometric license that fall where he joined a private practice in his hometown of Easton.
Later that year, he also began practicing at the Eye Medical Center of Fresno.
Today, he continues to practice part time in Easton, but spends most of his time at our downtown office, where he has dedicated his time to serving the eye care needs of the residents and workers of the downtown Fresno area.