Dr. Carrie Burleson joined Arvada Eye Care in February 2006. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in biology from the University of Kansas in 1998 and is a 2002 graduate with honors from the University of Missouri-St. Louis College of Optometry.
During her fourth year of optometry school, she completed externships in ocular disease management, contact lens patient care, primary care, and pediatrics/binocular vision. Throughout her schooling, she received numerous scholarships and awards for optometric academic excellence and leadership.
Dr. Burleson is an active member of the American Optometric Association, the Colorado Optometric Association, the Denver Metropolitan Optometric Society and the Vision and Learning Forum.
In her free time, she volunteers for the Aurora Senior Hub and enjoys running, hiking, snowshoeing and skiing. She lives in Broomfield with her husband and two daughters.