Meet the Team

Meet the Team

Gary Quarnberg, OD

Dr. Gary Quarnberg grew up in the small town of Green River, Utah. In 1992, he began his studies at the College of Eastern Utah where he received his associate of science degree, played on the men’s basketball team and met his wife-to-be, Celeste.

Gary finished up his undergraduate work in 1998 at the University of Utah, where he obtained a bachelor of medical science degree.

He then completed his doctorate of optometry at the University of Houston College of Optometry and became a member of the American Optometric Association.

He opted to do externships in specialty areas of the retina, specifically managing diabetes of the eye and vision therapy to help kids keep binocular vision and deter lazy eyes. Upon receiving his designation as a Doctor of Optometry, he provided preoperative and postoperative care for thousands of LASIK eye surgery patients.

He began his work in Grand Junction, Colorado in June of 2003 and opened his own private practice in Fruita, Colorado in April of 2004. He is currently a member of the American Optometric Association and works with the Lion's organization to provide eye care to those in need.

The outdoors is where Gary loves to spend most of his time. Golfing, biking, and fishing are just a few of the things he enjoys doing. He especially loves to spend time with his wife, Celeste and three kids: Kylee, Aubree, and Braden.

Michael Reeder, OD

Dr. Michael Reeder grew up right here in the Grand Valley. He graduated from Fruita Monument High School in 1999. Dr. Reeder received a Bachelor of Science in Biology from Mesa State College in Grand Junction.

He then earned the degree of Doctor of Optometry from Nova Southeastern University College of Optometry in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, where he graduated with professional honors. Dr. Reeder completed internships focusing on ocular disease in rural Utah and Wyoming.

He joined the Visualeyes Eyecare team in 2012, and is proud to provide quality eye care to the people of his hometown. When not at the office, Dr. Reeder enjoys spending time with his wife Tonya and daughter Hayden.