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Margaret Baumgartner, OD, and Robert Baltierra Jr., OD, Join Grand Rapids Ophthalmology

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Margaret Baumgartner, OD, and Robert Baltierra Jr., OD, Join Grand Rapids Ophthalmology

Grand Rapids Ophthalmology (GRO) is pleased to announce the additions of Margaret Baumgartner, OD, and Robert Baltierra Jr., OD, to its growing team of eye care providers.

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GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Aug. 23, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Grand Rapids Ophthalmology (GRO) is pleased to announce the additions of Margaret Baumgartner, OD, and Robert Baltierra Jr., OD, to its growing team of eye care providers. Drs. Baumgartner and Baltierra provide comprehensive eye care ranging from routine exams to full-scope optometry, including contact lenses, pre- and post-operative care, ocular disease treatment/management, and dry eye.

"We believe strongly that the core of any great medical practice are well-trained, highly-competent, caring, and compassionate doctors," said Zach Smith, GRO's Executive Director. "Both Drs. Baumgartner and Baltierra bring with them the necessary skillset and professional demeanor to provide first-rate care to patients. We are thrilled to have them join our family of eye care professionals."

Dr. Baumgartner received her Doctor of Optometry from Michigan College of Optometry and is a graduate of University of Detroit-Mercy. Her experience includes medical residency rotations in glaucoma, retina, cornea, refractive surgery, low vision, specialty contact lenses, and dry eye. She is a member of American Academy of Optometry (AAO) and Michigan Optometric Association (MOA).

Dr. Baltierra received his Doctor of Optometry from Illinois College of Optometry and is a graduate of California State University-Fullerton. His experience includes medical residency rotations in glaucoma, cataracts, cornea, refractive surgery, retina, low vision, and urgent eye care.

"It's great to have Margaret and Robert join our team," said GRO's Phil VanderLugt, OD. "Their education, experience, and passion for excellent eye care aligns directly with Grand Rapids Ophthalmology's goal of providing unsurpassed patient care."

About Grand Rapids Ophthalmology

Founded in 1982, Grand Rapids Ophthalmology (GRO) is the largest fully-integrated eye care medical group in West Michigan. GRO offers a full suite of eye care services from routine eye exams, contact lenses and glasses, to pediatrics, and the most advanced medical and surgical treatments such as LASIK, cataract, cornea, retina, glaucoma, and oculoplastics, including cosmetic and reconstructive eyelid surgery. For more information, visit: seeitclear.com.

 

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