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Dr. Krista Flynn

Dr. Flynn was born and raised in Labrador City, NL. She completed her Bachelor of Science degree at Acadia University 2001 and then continued on to earn her Doctor of Optometry, with Dean’s List honours, from the University of Waterloo in 2006. She was awarded the Central Optical Award for Excellence in Special Studies and also the Dr. Michael Gutwein Memorial award, which is awarded by classmates to someone who actively encourages fellow students to participate in athletics and social affairs.

Upon graduation in 2006 she decided to return to the beautiful Annapolis Valley. She has spent the past several years working at various locations throughout the valley. She is very excited to now join Valley Family Optometry here in Kingston. Dr. Flynn has a special interest in treating dry eye patients and is currently a regional representative for a national program that is focused on dry eye therapies, management and best practices. She is excited to be starting a dry eye clinic in our new office where she can focus on developing comprehensive diagnostic and treatment protocols for all her dry eye patients.

Dr. Flynn is married to Dr. Brett Kinney and together they have two children, Melrose and Hudson. Dr. Flynn is passionate about her work and her family. She is currently working part time so that she can enjoy both.