Carri Russell, FCLSA, NCLEM, COT is our Contact Lens Specialist at Colorado Eye Consultants. With over 20 years of experience, she is highly trained at fitting specialty contact lenses for keratoconus, post-surgical corneas, other corneal diseases as well as multifocal contact lenses and orthokeratology contact lenses for myopia control.
Carri currently serves as Chair of the American Board of Opticianry and National Contact Lens Examiners. She is Past President of the Contact Lens Society of America, a consultant to industry, and frequently lectures on contact lens related topics at national and international meetings. Carri is a Fellow of the Contact Lens Society of America, a National Contact Lens Examiner Master and a Certified Ophthalmic Technician.
Prior to joining Colorado Eye Consultants, Ms. Russell worked at the Dean McGee Eye Institute and was faculty at the University of Oklahoma, Department of Ophthalmology. She holds a B.S. in Biology from the University of Southern Colorado.