West County Optometry

Meet our doctors

DrSanders-croppedDoctor Sanders is a 1963 graduate of the University of California, Berkeley, School of Optometry.  He is Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry and a lifelong member of the American and California Optometric Associations.  Dr. Sanders is a past President of the Alameda-Contra Costa Counties Optometric Association and past Chairman of the Bay Area Coordinating Council.  Dr. Sanders also served for many years as Associate Clinical Professor at the University of California, Berkeley, School of Optometry.

Doctor Sanders and his wife Sara enjoy traveling and are very involved with the University of California, Berkeley sports programs.  GO BEARS!


DrKeswani-croppedDoctor Rahul L. Keswani is a 2001 graduate of the Southern California College of Optometry.  He is a member of the American and California Optometric Associations and has served on the Board of Directors of the Alameda-Contra Costa Counties Optometric Association.  He is a 2007 recipient of the California Optometric Association Young Optometrist of the Year Award.

Outside of the workplace Dr. Keswani enjoys his time with his wife Kam and their children Simon and Sonia.  He is also a baseball fan - in particular of the 2010 World Series Champion San Francisco Giants.

DrGarrelsDr. Gerald J. Garrels is a 1977 graduate of the University of California at Berkeley, School of Optometry. He has been serving the vision needs of the East Bay for over 30 plus years. Dr. Garrels is an avid outdoorsman. He enjoys fishing, hunting, and camping with family and friends. He is very knowledgeable concerning all forms of Sports Vision needs.

Daniel L. Sanders, O.D., F.A.A.O • Gerald J. Garrels, O.D. • Rahul L. Keswani, O.D.
11780-B San Pablo Ave. El Cerrito, CA 94530 • 510-234-1730