Rachael Beatty, O.D.

Pediatric Optometry/Vision Therapy

doctor-rachael-beattyDr. Rachael Beatty grew up in Frenchtown, Montana. She is a proud graduate, and avid Grizzly fan, of the University of Montana with a Bachelor of Science degree in Wildlife Biology and minor in Spanish. Dr. Beatty received her Doctorate of Optometry from Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago, Illinois.

Following graduation, she completed a specialized residency program focused in Pediatric Eye Care / Binocular Vision. Her training included pediatric eye care, vision therapy, and co-management of pediatric eye disease with emphasis on amblyopia & strabismus.

After residency, Dr. Beatty joined as clinical assistant faculty at Illinois College of Optometry in the Pediatric Department where she continued her passion for children’s eye care, vision development and teaching. Dr. Beatty joined Rocky Mountain Eye Center in 2011 and looks forward to providing complete family vision care with emphasis in Pediatric Eye Care and Vision Therapy.

Certification

Diplomate; American Board of Optometry

Residency; Pediatric / Binocular Vision

Honors

Graduation Cum Laude; Illinois College of Optometry

Beta Sigma Kappa International Optometric Honorary Society

Tomb & Key Honorary Society

Clinical Excellence Award Recipient

Faculty Scholarship Award Recipient

Professional Associations

Montana Optometric Association, Member

American Optometric Association, Member

College of Optometry in Vision Development, Member

Publications

Second Author Presented Poster “Unilateral Optic Nerve Hypoplasia and Vision Loss in Childhood” – International Congress of Behavioral Optometry. 2010 Ontario, CA

Second Author Presented Poster “Sports Vision Screening of AAU Junior Olympic Athletes: A Ten Year Follow-Up” – Chosen as one of the nine most newsworthy posters at the Annual Meeting by the Academy Communications Committee – American Academy of Optometry, 2010 San Francisco, CA

Hobbies

In her spare time, Dr. Beatty enjoys spending time with her husband and three boys, traveling, skiing, and other outdoor activities.

Specialties

Pediatric Optometry/Vision Therapy

Comprehensive Eye Care

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ROCKY MOUNTAIN LASIK

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COMPREHENSIVE EYE CARE

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CATARACT

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CORNEA

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OCULOPLASTIC

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RETINA

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GLAUCOMA

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PEDIATRIC & STRABISMUS

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OPTICAL & CONTACT LENS