Originally from Nebraska, Dr. Nicole Wellensiek, received both her undergraduate degree and her Doctorate of Optometry degree from Indiana University in Bloomington. She returned to her home state and practiced in varied clinical settings before relocating to Colorado in 2006.
Since practicing in Colorado, Dr. Wellensiek has embraced the challenge that Colorado's dry climate presents for ocular comfort and health, as she specializes in the treatment of dry eye disease. In addition to this specialty, Dr. Wellensiek provides full scope optometric care, including:
*primary eye care
* contact lens fitting (including specialty lenses)
*treatment and management of glaucoma
*diabetic eye care
*co-management of cataract surgery and refractive surgery
Dr. Wellensiek enjoys spending time with her husband and two children, being active in her church, traveling, cooking, and hiking in beautiful Colorado. She looks forward to meeting new patients and building relationships with them in the years to come.