DR. CARL ERICKSON

Owner-Optometrist

Dr. Erickson provides comprehensive eye care for all ages with special interests in Diabetes, Glaucoma, Ocular Emergencies, and Contact Lenses.

While in school, Dr. Erickson was elected President of his 2010 graduating class, with responsibilities of organizing social events and public speaking.

Dr. Erickson graduated from Whittemore-Prescott Area schools and received his Bachelor of Science in Biology from Central Michigan University. He then attended Michigan College of Optometry in Big Rapids, MI, where he graduated with honors and received his Doctorate of Optometry. After Optometry school, Dr. Erickson completed a Residency in Ocular Disease at the Northern Indiana VA Health Care System in Fort Wayne, IN.

Dr. Erickson is happily married to his wife, Elizabeth, and he enjoys football, wrestling, bird hunting, fishing, and traveling.

SPECIALTIES
  • Primary Care Optometry
  • Ocular Disease
  • Diabetic Eye Exams
  • Glaucoma
  • Dry Eye Management
  • Emergency Care
  • Cataracts (including post-operative care)
  • Contact Lenses

DEGREES

Central Michigan University, MI – Bachelor of Science in Biology

Michigan College of Optometry, MI – Doctorate of Optometry

EXPERIENCE

  • Extern at Saginaw Anderson Eye
  • Extern at Northern Indiana VA Health Care System
  • Extern at Jackson Prison
  • Resident at Northern Indiana VA Health Care System
  • Practiced at Traverse City Eye 2011-2016
  • Practiced at Full Circle Vision Care since 2016