Apart from providing low vision care for more than 20 years, Dr. Theune has also been named Colorado's Optometrist of the Year, obtained fellowship to the American Academy of Optometry and founded the SEE THE FUTURE Fund providing scholarships for Colorado's blind and visually impaired students. He currently lectures to Colleges of Optometry helping students better understand visual impairment and low vision care.
Thomas W. Theune, OD, FAAO graduated from Indiana University, School of Optometry and practiced clinical optometry in Colorado Springs for seven years. After experiencing his own vision loss, Dr. Theune chose to specialize in the field of low vision. The combination of optometric education, years of clinical and low vision experience, and empathy of vision loss creates a unique perspective in providing personalized low vision care.