“I understand the importance of vision to a person’s quality of life. There can be a lot of fear and confusion after being diagnosed with macular degeneration. It is my passion to communicate with my patients thoughtfully to provide treatment options and make sure all questions and concerns are answered.”
Dr. Ashley Sturdy is a board-certified ophthalmologist, specializing in comprehensive Ophthalmology, medical retina, and ocular immunology and inflammation. She diagnoses, manages, and treats a wide range of eye conditions including, but not limited to, macular degeneration, diabetic eye disease, dry eye syndrome, glaucoma, and uveitic conditions.
Dr. Sturdy completed her undergraduate training at the University of Georgia and earned her medical degree at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis, Tennessee. She completed a medical internship at the University of Tennessee College of Medicine in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Dr. Sturdy went on to complete an Ophthalmology residency at the University of Colorado, Rocky Mountain Lions Eye Institute in 2013 followed by a fellowship in Ocular Immunology and Inflammation from the renowned Johns Hopkins University at the Wilmer Eye Institute in 2014.
Dr. Sturdy was a member of Phi Beta Kappa, the oldest and one of the most prestigious honor societies in the United States, due in part to its long-standing history and academic selectivity. She was also the recipient of numerous scholarships, awards, and distinctions throughout her training including the AMA Medical Scholars, the National Society of Collegiate Scholars, and the Presidential Scholar, to name a few. She has authored numerous papers and presented lectures in the field of Ophthalmology at both the local and national level.
Dr. Sturdy has been providing compassionate and quality eye care to the Rocky Mountain Region for almost a decade. When not in the office, she enjoys exploring all things Colorado. She and her family enjoy skiing, hiking, and camping.
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