JAMES L. SIMONSON, O.D.
Dr. Simonson was born and raised in Taft. In 1968 he graduated from Taft College before attending and graduating from Cal State University, Long Beach in 1970 with a BA in Biology. He graduated Cum Laude from the Southern California College of Optometry in 1974.
Dr Simonson began his practice in Huntington Beach before returning to Taft in 1981 to take over the practice of Harry Harps O.D.
Dr. Simonson is a member of the American Optometric Association, California Optometric Association, Kern County Optometric Society, Taft Chamber of Commerce, and Taft Kiwanis Club.