Adjunct Clinical Faculty

Optometrists and Ophthalmologists who are not employed as regular, board-appointed members of the teaching faculty of the Michigan College of Optometry and who deliver the clinical curriculum to students are assigned to one of the following instructional ranks: adjunct assistant clinical professor, adjunct associate clinical professor, adjunct clinical professor. The following is a list of the Michigan College of Optometry Adjunct Clinical Faculty members:

Faculty Name Location
Teresa Aris, O.D. Michigan College of Optometry - Big Rapids
David Barrett, M.D. Michigan College of Optometry - Big Rapids
Heidi Bauer Skelley, O.D. Anderson Eye Associates - Saginaw
Elizabeth Becker, O.D. Walton & Becker Eye Care - Oxford
Kyle Booher, O.D. Eaton Rapids Optometry - Eaton Rapids
Robert Carter, O.D. Michigan College of Optometry - Big Rapids
Mary Pat Chelsky, O.D. Michigan College of Optometry (Grand Rapids and Big Rapids)
Doug Coon, O.D. Grand Rapids VA - Grand Rapids
Luciana Coscione, O.D. John Dingell VAMC - Detroit
William Denton, O.D. Ralph H. Johnson VAMC  - Charleston, SC
Ramanpal Doel, O.D. Visual Rehabilitation & Research Center Henry Ford Health Systems - Detroit
Mitch Dobrzelewski, O.D. Egeler Correctional Facility - Lowell
Jason Donahue, O.D. Andersen Eye Associates - Saginaw
Daniel Dudley, O.D. Family Vision Associates- St. Joseph
Eric Eggenberger, D.O. The Clinical Center - East Lansing
Philip Elston, O.D. John Dingell VAMC - Detroit
Robert Finlay, O.D. Henry Ford OptimEyes - West Bloomfield
Vicky Fischer, O.D. Laria Eye Care - FL
Jason Fliegel, OD. Aleda Lutz VAMC, Saginaw Valley
Robert Foote, O.D. Michigan College of Optometry - Big Rapids
Gregory Ford, O.D. West Michigan Eye Care Associates - Grand Rapids
Daniel Fortenbacher, O.D. WOW Vision Therapy - St. Joseph
Chad Gallatin, O.D. John Dingell (Detroit) VA
Richard Gardner, O.D. Dorn VA Hospital - Columbia, SC
J.M. Garrett, O.D. Garrett Eye Center - Iron Mountain
Paul Gayeff, O.D. Garrett Eye Center - Escanaba
Arlene Gold, O.D. John Dingell (Detroit) VA
Carla Gilbertson, O.D. Battle Creek VAMC - Battle Creek MI
Geeta Girdher, O.D. Eglin Air Force Base - Eglin, FL
Maj. Darrell Grise Eglin Air Force Base - Eglin, FL
Melinda Gruszka, O.D. Eye Institute of West Florida
Dean Hartwig, O.D. Garrett Eye Center - Iron Mountain
Brian Houser, O.D. Holt Eye Care - Holt
Veronica Hrywnak, O.D.  Aleda Lutz (Saginaw) VA
Bryan Johnson, O.D. Balian Eye Center - Rochester
Matthew Johnson, O.D. Battle Creek VAMC - Battle Creek
Christian Jordan, O.D. Dorn VA Hospital - Columbia, SC
Lillian Kalaczinski, O.D. Heart of the City-Cherry Street Vision Clinic - Grand Rapids
David Kaufman, D.O. The Clinical Center - East Lansing
Joy Kerns, O.D. Grand Rapids VA - Grand Rapids
C. Steven Kocks, O.D. Special Needs Vision Clinic - Saginaw
Dolores Kowalski-Meier, O.D. Special Needs Vision Clinic - Saginaw
Chris Kramer, O.D. Rosenbaum Eye Center - Lansing
Kathy Lewis, O.D. Aleda Lutz (Saginaw) VA
Chad Linsley, O.D. Egeler Correctional Facility- Jackson
Glen Linsley, O.D. Egeler Correctional Facility - Jackson
Blas Mamaril, O.D. Balian Eye Center - Rochester
Molly McGinty-Tauren, O.D. Battle Creek VAMC -Battle Creek
Mary Miller, O.D. Michigan College of Optometry- Big Rapids
Robert Morgan, O.D. Pawnee Indian Health Service - Pawnee, OK
Wendy Moyle, O.D. Fort Wayne VA - Fort Wayne, IN
Rebecca Ng, O.D. Tayani Institute - San Clemente, CA
Fred Nista, O.D. Michigan College of Optometry - Big Rapids
Larry Olson, O.D. Henry Ford Optimeyes
David Oosting, O.D. Michigan College of Optometry - Big Rapids
Michael Raphitis, O.D. Balin Eye Center - Rochester
Jennifer Schad Michigan College of Optometry- Big Rapids
Scott Schomaker, O.D. Michigan College of Optometry- Big Rapids
Traci Seng, O.D. Fort Wayne VA - Fort Wayne, IN
Craig Swanson, O.D. John Dingell VAMC - Detroit
Doug Totten, O.D.  Lakeshore Professional Eyecare - Norton Shores
Philip VanderLugt, O.D.  Grand Rapids Ophthalmology - Grand Rapids
Jeannette Varanelli, O.D. Detroit VAMC - Detroit
Mark Ventocilla, O.D. Lakeshore Professional Eyecare - Norton Shores
David Verdier, O.D. Verdier Eye Center - Grand Rapids
Curtis Wee, O.D. Henry Ford - West Bloomfield
Harper Wildern, O.D. Egeler Correctional Facility - Jackson
Daniel Wrubel, O.D. Eaton Rapids Optometry
Elizabeth Yates Kresge Eye Institute - Detroit

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