James D. Herbst, O.D. is a native of Central Pennsylvania. He is a 1982 Graduate of Camp Hill High School and a Graduate of Gettysburg College with a BA in Psychology and a minor in Biology. He received his Optometric degree from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry in 1990, and went into solo practice in New Cumberland, Pennsylvania. Dr. Herbst joined Dr. Schein in practice part time in 1991 and was also the staff Optometrist for Resident Eyecare Associates at Messiah Village. He merged his practice with Schein Ernst Mishra Eye in 2002. He and his wife Kim live in Mechanicsburg. They have two children, Allison and David.