Dr. Simmons is originally from Oklahoma and received her optometry degree from Northeastern State University College of Optometry in Talequah, OK. She enjoys general optometry with a special interest in contact lenses for presbyopic patients. Dr. Simmons is married and has a blended family of four children, with the eldest serving our country in the Navy. She home schools her younger two children. She enjoys playing the flute with Dallas Praise and First Baptist Dallas Orchestra. She also enjoys attending Bible Study Fellowship. Her interests are baking, gardening, handy work around the house, shooting targets using a BB gun and bow and arrow with her children, field trips and family vacations.