Dr. Panagos earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology at Florida State University. She then attended Nova Southeastern University College of Optometry where she earned a second Bachelor of Science degree in Vision Science and her Doctor of Optometry degree. Dr. Panagos is the recipient of the 2020 Eschenbach Award of Excellence in Low Vision and was inducted into the Beta Sigma Kappa Honor Society.
She was selected for a post-doctoral residency at the Orlando VA Medical Center in Hospital Based Primary Care Optometry and Ocular Disease. She received specialized training in traumatic brain injuries, low vision rehabilitation, and specialty contact lenses. Dr. Panagos is proficient in the medical managment of glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, and macular degeneration. She has a passion for scleral contact lenses and ortho-keratology.
Dr. Panagos is a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry. She is member of the National Keratoconus Foundation and International Keratoconus Academy. She is a member of the American Optometric Association, Florida Optometric Association, and serves on the board of the Palm Beach County Optometric Association. She enjoys cooking, playing tennis, and cheering on the Seminoles!