Curt Baxstrom, MA, OD, FCOVD, FAAO, FNORA
ANNUAL WINTER MEETING IN THE BEAUTIFUL NASSAU AND WORLD FAMOUS ATLANTIS RESORT
JANUARY 23, 24, 25, 2020
Neuro Optometry & Vision therapy
TBD (3 COPE Credits)
Curtis R. Baxstrom received his Doctor of Optometry degree in 1984 from Pacific University College of Optometry(PUCO). After Optometry school he completed a Master’s degree in Reading at Seattle Pacific University. He is currently in private practice in Federal Way specializing in vision therapy and rehabilitation. His practice consists of special needs patients, learning disabled children and patients who have suffered traumatic brain injuries or stroke. He is also adjunct faculty at PUCO where he helps teach several courses and is director of the Vision Northwest-Vision Rehabilitation Residency Program. He has privileges at multiple rehabilitation hospitals and also consults at the Good Samaritan and Mary Bridge Children’s Therapy Unit. He is a fellow of the College of Optometrists in Vision Development, American Academy of Optometry and the Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation Association. In 1989 he was named, Young OD of the Year for the State of California. In 2018 he received the G.N. Getman award from COVD and the Advancement of Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation award from NORA. He has lectured on a variety of visual topics in the areas of child development, learning, visual rehabilitation and vision therapy both nationally and internationally. He currently serves as Immediate Past President of the Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation Association. He is also active in the community and was awarded the Melvin Jones Fellowship by the Kent Lions Club. In his spare time he enjoys and teaching and leading climbs for the Tacoma Branch of the Mountaineers.