Denise Spears Roddy, O.D., Diplomate-ABO
Dr. Denise Roddy graduated with honors from Northeastern State University College of Optometry in 1988. She was awarded the Bausch & Lomb Award for Excellence in Academic Achievement in Contact Lenses. She was active in many student government roles and was named one of the top ten outstanding seniors for NSU. She has served as NSU Alumni Board President and since 2010 has been on the NSU Foundation Board of Directors, serving as President in 2016-2018.
Dr. Roddy was named Oklahoma OD of the year in 2012 by the OAOP for outstanding service to the profession and her patients. She has served her profession on the state level and on a federal committee of AOA.
Dr. Roddy's passion in the office is restoring hope to people who have lost vision due to disease or injury with medically necessary contact lenses. She is recognized by her peers and ophthalmologists in the Tulsa area as a leading provider for contacts for keratonconus, corneal transplants, and eye injuries.
Dawn E. Teel, O.D.
Dr. Dawn Teel graduated with honors from Northeastern State University College of Optometry in 1991. Dr. Teel has been practicing optometry in the Tulsa area since 1992. Dr. Teel has worked in ophthalmology and optometry offices, including being the center director for two laser vision centers in the Tulsa area. She has participated in several FDA investigational studies for glaucoma and dry eyes. She offers comprehensive eye examinations, LASIK consultations with pre- and post-procedure care, and ocular disease examinations.
Kathleen Elliot, O.D.
Dr. Kathleen Elliott is a 2nd generation optometrist and graduate of NSU-OCO. She completed a residency in Ocular Disease and went on to complete a two-year Pediatric Optometry Fellowship in Tulsa, OK. She is a Diplomate of the American Board of Optometry. She was named the Oklahoma Legislative Physician of the year for 2012 and Oklahoma Optometrist of the Year Award for 2014. Dr. Elliott is a former member of the Oklahoma Board of Examiners in Optometry. She enjoys mission work and is a member of Harvest Church BA. She is married to Coach Brian Elliott and has two beautiful children. Her husband, Coach Brian Elliott, has been inducted into the Oklahoma Soccer Association Hall of Fame and taught in public schools for over 25 years. Dr. Elliott enjoys treating patients of all ages.