Faculty Profile: Tracie Sponseller, MD

Dr. Tracie Sponseller

Tracie Sponseller, MD

Staff Optometrist



Dr. Tracie Sponseller was in private practice in Michigan from 1990 to 2004. She is the optometric director of EyeCare One laser vision center. Dr. Sponseller performs comprehensive optometric examinations. In addition she fits contact lenses cosmetically (nearsightedness, farsightedness, astigmatism, bifocals, monovision, and cosmetic tints) and therapeutically (corneal scarring, pediatric aphakia, keratoconus and corneal transplants).

Clinical Arena

Summary: The optometrist is an eye care provider who specializes in the prescribing and dispensing of corrective lenses to address blurry vision as well as screening vision to detect for certain ocular conditions.

Care areas: Glasses, therapeutic contact lenses (e.g. after corneal transplantation), routine contact lenses.

Key symptoms: Blurry vision, discomfort with contact lenses, glasses.



» Optometry

Educational Background

B.S. Vision Science --Northeastern State University, Tahlequah, Oklahoma --1988

Doctor of Optometry --Northeastern State University College of Optometry, Tahlequah, Oklahoma --1990

Retina Ophthalmology Externship --Kalamazoo, Michigan --1990

Pediatric Vision Therapy Externship --St. Joseph, Michigan --1990

Board Examination --International Assoc. Board of Therapeutic Examiners in Optometry --Completed 1990

Board Examination --National Board of Examiners in Optometry --Completed 1990