Summary: The optometrist is an eye care provider who specializes in the prescribing and dispensing of corrective lenses to address blurry vision as well as screening vision to detect for certain ocular conditions.
Care areas: Glasses, therapeutic contact lenses (e.g. after corneal transplantation), routine contact lenses.
Key symptoms: Blurry vision, discomfort with contact lenses, glasses.
-- Staff Optometrist --
B.S. Vision Science --Northeastern State University, Tahlequah, Oklahoma --1988
Doctor of Optometry --Northeastern State University College of Optometry, Tahlequah, Oklahoma --1990
Retina Ophthalmology Externship --Kalamazoo, Michigan --1990
Pediatric Vision Therapy Externship --St. Joseph, Michigan --1990
Board Examination --International Assoc. Board of Therapeutic Examiners in Optometry --Completed 1990
Board Examination --National Board of Examiners in Optometry --Completed 1990
Dr. Sponseller was in private practice in Michigan from 1990 to 2004. She is the optometric director of EyeCare One laser vision center. Dr. Sponseller performs comprehensive optometric examinations. In addition she fits contact lenses cosmetically (nearsightedness, farsightedness, astigmatism, bifocals, monovision, and cosmetic tints) and therapeutically (corneal scarring, pediatric aphakia, keratoconus and corneal transplants).