Meet the Doctor

Dr. Richard Kenny ODDr. Richard S. Kenny - Optometric Physician

Dr. Kenny graduated from Virginia Tech with a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry, and went on to receive a Master of Science degree in Biomedical Sciences from the University of Texas at Houston. In 1982, he earned a Doctorate in Optometry magna cum laude at the University of Houston College of Optometry.

Dr. Kenny is highly skilled in examination, diagnosis, treatment and management of diseases and abnormalities of the eye, as well as being very experienced in fitting contact lenses. He is certified by the Washington State Board of Optometry to provide pharmaceutical treatment of eye disease.

He joined Binyon Optometrists in 1986 after having worked in several optometric practices in Washington State. Dr. Kenny has been the owner and operator of the Bellevue office since 1991. The practice was established in 1960, and moved to its current location in 1996. Before he studied optometry, Dr. Kenny worked in medical research of the eye at Baylor College of Medicine, and prior to that he worked as a chemist for Dow Chemical in Freeport, Texas.

Dr. Kenny is a member and Past President of the Greater Bellevue Lions Club. He is a member of the Optometric Physicians of Washington and the American Optometric Association. In his spare time he enjoys reading, traveling, hiking, snow skiing, and other outdoor activities.