Dr. David B. Mitchell has joined Bedminster Eye & Laser Center and will be providing eye care to patients on Tuesdays from 9 am to 5 pm. For many years, he provided primary eye care from his solo practice in Lebanon, New Jersey. Bedminster Eye & Laser Center welcomes those patients to receive care from Dr. Mitchell, or from Drs. Najarian or Ortenzio.
Dr. Mitchell graduated from the State University of New York, State College of Optometry in June of 1980 and was granted licenses to practice in New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania in August of that year. He is a member of American Mensa, the New Jersey Society of Optometric Physicians, and the American Optometric Association.
He has been active in promoting science and technology education, creating and presenting programs in schools, for Somerset County 4-H, and the Boy Scouts. He has been a key volunteer locally and nationally for the FIRST Robotics Completion, FIRST Technology Competition, and the VEX Robotics Competition. Dr. Mitchell created the Summer Robotics Challenge, a summer course that was offered in the Bridgewater elementary schools where students learned to design, build, program and compete using the Lego Mindstorms Robotics System.
He is married with two sons, and enjoys being a father, sailing, kayaking, hiking, biking, amateur radio and woodworking.