Our office is temporarily closed for eye appointments until Monday, April 6th.
Portland Eye Care first opened its doors in 1980. The office was established and successfully ran by Dr. Suzanne Maystead for almost 40 years before her retirement. Dr. Maystead and Dr. Andrews first met in 2003 and Dr. Andrews started working with her in 2015. She then purchased the practice in April 2018.
Dr. Krystal Andrews is originally from Mulliken, Michigan and she is a Grand Ledge high school graduate. She received her Bachelors of Vision Science from Ferris State University and her Doctorate from Michigan College of Optometry. She is an active member of the Michigan Optometric Association and the American Optometric Association. She has worked on several committees with the Michigan Optometric Association and participated in multiple Special Olympics Special Eyes vision screenings. She has traveled to Dominica five times for VOSH (Volunteers of Optometry Serving Humanity) eye care missions. Dr. Andrews focuses on all aspects of primary eye care, including complex contact lens fittings and InfantSEE exams. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband, Benji, and their two children, Harrison and Daphne.
Pam joined the PEC team in 2017. She was born and raised in Portland, and attended Northern University. She resides here in Portland with her husband of 28 years. They have three children, Jake, Jessika, and Julia and a dog, Phoebe. Pam loves working with people and enjoys the small hometown feeling that the office provides. In her spare time, Pam loves spending time with her family around the dinner table and at their cottage in Houghton Lake.
Brittany joined the Portland Eye Care team in April 2018. She is from Eaton Rapids and graduated from Michigan State University with a Bachehlors Degree in Graphic Design. She has worked in the optometric field since 2006 which is how she met Dr. Andrews. In her spare time, Brittany enjoys crafting and spending time outdoors with her husband and two little ones.
Andrea joined our team in 2020. She is originally from Muskegon, MI, but moved to the Portland area at the age of five. She graduated from Pewamo-Westphalia High School and received a BA from Franciscan University of Steubenville, OH. She is a talented singer-songwriter and even has an album on i-Tunes. In her free time, she likes to stay active, spend time with her son, and connect with family and friends.
Ashton joined us in 2020. She is originally from Grand Ledge and graduated from GLHS and received a Bachelors in Health Sciences from Western Michigan University. Ashton adores her Labradoodle, Sadie Jo. In her spare time, she teaches therapeutic horseback riding lessons and enjoys hiking, traveling, camping, and long walks on the beach with her dog.