Dr. Brian O. Baird
Dr. Brian O. Baird, Optometrist
Dr. Brian O. Baird received his Bachelor of Science in Zoology from Brigham Young University in Provo, UT. He then went on to receive his Doctor of Optometry from Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, TN. Dr. Baird first practiced in the beautiful state of Montana, where he owned a private practice for 6 years, with a focus on the co-management of cataract and glaucoma patients.
Dr. Baird sold his Montana practice and moved to the sunny state of Arizona, where he purchased his current practice in Surprise in June of 2008. He continues to pursue his interest in glaucoma, working with patients at the Arizona Glaucoma Specialists one day a week. His optometric interests also include full scope practice and he very much enjoys seeing young patients as well.
Dr. Baird loves the outdoors, camping, fishing, hunting, and other similar activities. Dr. Baird and his spouse, Jailynn, have 6 children that keep them very busy.
Our Eye Care Team
- Certified Optician
Erica, Certified Optician
- Certified Optician
Casey, Certified Optician
Casey Cano is an Arizona native and is proud to recently have received her Paraoptometric Certification. She is a self-proclaimed geek who loves reading, but when her head is not in a book, she enjoys hiking, working out, buying sunglasses, traveling, and spending time with family and friends.
Dani is a technician who has been working in optometry for 20 years. Her certifications include American Board of Opticianry (ABO), National Contact Lens Examiners (NCLE), Certified Paraoptometric (CPO), and AZ State Board Licenses. Dani is from Wisconsin and enjoys watching the Green Bay Packers and traveling.
Our Administrative Team
- Front Receptionist
Caitlyn, Front Receptionist
- Office Manager
Denise, Office Manager
- Office Aide
Ryan, Office Aide
- Practice Manager
Jalynn, Practice Manager
Jalynn, Dr. Baird’s spouse, enjoys working in the office a few days a week. Outside the office, Jailynn’s time is mostly occupied by their 6 kids. She loves attending their sports games and spending family time together.
Jailynn is highly knowledgeable in the eye care industry, having worked with Dr. Baird in their Montana practice as well as at their current Surprise, Arizona location. She loves helping patients and ensuring they have a wonderful experience at The Village Eye Care.