What do Ophthalmology and a great cup of coffee have in common? In Richboro, Pennsylvania, it’s Doctor Scott Ziegen. When the Bucks County ophthalmologist noticed a shortage of great coffee houses close to home, he began plotting to purvey caffeine to the masses with partner, Tom Jenkins.

And when space opened up a few doors down from his ophthalmology practice, Dr. Ziegen knew he had the perfect spot to turn his coffee house dream into a reality.

From corneas to coffee

Learning the coffee business inside out from roasting beans to pulling the perfect shot of espresso took time, but persistence, meticulousness, and attention to detail paid off. It turns out that qualities that make a great ophthalmologist make a great barista as well.

So now, at least in Richboro, it’s easy to combine a trip to the eye doctor with the perfect cappuccino or latte. Here’s mud in your eye!