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Dr. Blaine Brunsen, a skilled optometrist, has over 20 years experience in providing professional eye care services to patients. He has earned the trust and confidence of over 30,000 central Iowans. For a complete profile click "Learn More" beneath the doctor's photograph.

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Doctor Brunsen

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Born and raised in Iowa, Doctor Brunsen was in family practice optometry in Colorado for nine years until exciting life changes brought him back to Iowa for good. Vision Clinic is pleased and honored to have Doctor Brunsen join our eyecare team.  
education & training
  • Colorado State University
    • Undergraduate course work emphasis in Business Administration: Entrepreneurship
      Bachelor of Science
  • Southern College of Optometry
    • Doctor of Optometry
  • Colorado Optometric Center
    • Teaching: Staff doctor for optometry students; Clinical Externship
  • Womack Army Hospital
    • Clinical Externship
  • Certified by the National Board of Examiners in Optometry to Practice Optometry
  • Licensed to Practice Optometry in Iowa and Colorado
  • Certified by International Association of Boards of Examiners in Optometry in Treatment and Management of Ocular Disease
  • Certified in Use of Therapeutic Pharmaceutical Agents by Iowa State Board of Optometry and the Colorado State Board of Optometric Examiners
  • Certified in Use of Diagnostic Pharmaceutical Agents by Iowa State Board of Optometry and the Colorado State Board of Optometric Examiners
  • Registered in Iowa, Controlled Substance Registration Certificate, schedule II-V by the Iowa State Board of Pharmacy Examiners
  • Certified in Advanced Ocular Therapeutics (including oral medications, controlled substances and for treatment of glaucoma) by Iowa State Board of Optometry Examiners and the Colorado State Board of Optometry Examiners
Achievements and Recognition
  • Member, Beta Sigma Kappa International Optometric Honor Society
  • Member, American Optometric Association
  • Member, Iowa Optometric Association
  • Member, Colorado Optometric Association
Honors, Awards and Citations
  • Magna Cum Laude graduate, Southern College of Optometry
  • Cum Laude graduate, Colorado State University
  • Certificate of Excellence for Commitment to High Quality Care and Services, Vision Service Plan
  • Volunteer Service Award, Certificate of Appreciation, Colorado Optometric Association

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