Erin Rivera, OD
Dr. Erin Rivera received her Bachelor of Science in Biology from the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks, North Dakota. Following her undergraduate studies Dr. Rivera transitioned immediately into Optometry School receiving a Doctor of Optometry degree in 2004 from the Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago, Illinois, graduating Cum Laude. As part of her Doctorate program Dr. Rivera completed internships at the University of Chicago for ocular disease, Malmstrom Air Force Base for contact lenses in Great Falls, MT and Illinois Eye Institute for developmental vision.
During her years in school Dr. Rivera was a perennial member of the Dean’s List. She participated in a humanitarian trip to Honduras providing eye exams and glasses to underprivileged families. She also, worked as a teaching assistant and tutored other students.
Dr. Rivera has cared for patients in Colorado since 2004 as a Doctor of Optometry. She has extensive experience in family eye care, including dry eye management, computer vision problem-solving, pediatrics, contact lens fitting, and adult eye care.
Dr. Rivera is also a Colorado native from the western slope of our beautiful state. Away from work Dr. Rivera enjoys spending time with her husband and dogs, gardening, yoga, downhill skiing, and fishing.
Accepting new patients:
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General Optometry, Contact Lenses, Pediatrics
BS, University of North Dakota: 1999
OD, Illinois College of Optometry: 2004
Optometric Fellowship in Behavioral Optometry, Pacific University: 2001
In Practice Since: