Our Doctors

All of our physicians are Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology.

Tad Buckland, M.D. began his general ophthalmology practice with North Idaho Eye Institute on September 4, 2007.
Alison Granier, M.D. is a native of Coeur d’Alene and a graduate of the University of Washington School of Medicine.
David Dance, M.D. finished his ophthalmology residency at Oregon Health and Science University in 2009.
Sara Brumbach Duke, M.D. is an Idaho native and attended Willamette University for her undergraduate degree.
Whitney A. Smith, M.D. is a graduate of the University of Kansas School of Medicine.
Drew Thomas, M.D. is originally from Louisiana and received his undergraduate degree in biomedical engineering from Louisiana Tech University.
John C. Weisel, O.D. is an optometrist and graduate of Linfield College in Oregon.
John Calderwood, O.D. is a native to North Idaho. He graduated from Coeur d’Alene High School and then served a 2 year mission for his church in Venezuela.
Katie Gleason, OD, FAAO is an Idaho native. She attended Carroll College where she earned her Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry and then went on to earn her Doctor of Optometry degree from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry in 2008
Dr. Ali Heaton, originally born and raised in central Montana has been an integral part of the local eye care community since 2010.