Dr. McCown grew up in Soldotna, Alaska. He did his undergraduate coursework at the University of Washington and attended Graduate School at Pacific University College of Optometry in Oregon. He began his optometic career in Sequim, Washington in 1990 and came to Silverdale in 1993. There, with his partners, he helped 20/20 Eyecare expand to six locations.

Dr. McCown enjoys helping people experience life with clarity. He is passionate about reviewing eye health images with each patient . He also likes a challenging contact lens fit and a good, clean joke.

He is a past president of the Optometric Physicians of Washington. He and his wife Debbie have four grown sons, are active in their local church, and enjoy kayaking together.

He is currently seeing patients at our Kingston and Silverdale Clinics.