Dr. Karri A. Buresh, Optometrist
Dr. Buresh is an Iowa native and completed her bachelors of science at Iowa State University. (Go Cyclones!) She received her doctor of optometry from the Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, TN.
Dr. Buresh has been an active member of the American Optometric Association and Utah Optometric Association since 2003. She was named “Young Optometrist of the Year” by the Utah Optometric Association in 2007 and has served in roles as board member of the UOA and as the state leader for the AOA’s InfantSEE program. She has been an active member of Volunteers in Optometric Service to Humanity and has traveled to Belize, Costa Rica, and Paraguay to provide free exams and give glasses to those in need. Dr. Buresh served on the Special Olympics Utah Board as Healthy Athletes Chairperson for 6 years and served as the Clinical Director for Opening Eyes, a program which provides free eye care and eyeglasses to Special Olympic athletes.
Dr. Buresh specializes in neuro-optometry and helps patients who have experienced a neurological disruption such as concussion, TBI or stroke. She is passionate about restoring the eye-brain pathway through vision rehabilitation, optical lens correction, photo light therapy and yoga therapy.
Dr. Buresh also specializes in ocular surface disease and dry eye treatments. She enjoys walking patients through their story of dry eye using the Oculus 5M Keratograph and creating a customized treatment plan for each patient.
When not at the clinic, you can find Dr. Buresh spending time with her husband and kids. She enjoys snow skiing, scuba diving, yoga and traveling.