Have you ever wondered why your eye care provider spends so much time carefully examining your eyes? Although they are looking for diseases or conditions that can affect your vision during eye exa ...View Article
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Dr. Joseph Katschke
Dr. Joseph Katschke graduated Southern California College of Optometry with honors in 2007. After graduation he moved to Sheridan and took a position with WyoVision. Three years later he bought into the practice and is now the majority owner. Dr. Katschke grew up in a dusty rural Nevada town, Panaca, where he developed a love for outdoors and sports. Upon completion of high school he attended Southern Utah University in Cedar City, Utah where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in 2003. His pursuit of a professional degree was put on hold for two years when he served a two-year mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He spent two years serving the people of South Africa. In June of 2000, he married an amazing woman, Amy, who is his eternal companion. They enjoy four wonderful children. Dr. Katschke and Amy love family vacations, visiting family, cooking outdoors, bike rides and hikes with their children, and serving in their church and community.
We would like to introduce you to our new doctor. Dr. Ben C. Fowler and his wife are parents to three children ages 5, 3 and 10 months. Dr.Fowler was raised on a farm in Lander, WY. He attended the
University of Wyoming in Kinesiology and Health Science. He and his wife lived in Forest Grove, OR while he completed his schooling for his Doctorate in Optometry at the Pacific University Colleg e of Optometry, graduating in 2013. He then worked at a commercial optometry practice in Ogden, UT before moving here to Sheridan. Dr. Fowler is excited to be part of the WyoVision family and is ready to help with your eye care needs.
His profession experience includes:
*Pediatrics and binocular vision at Pacific University, Forest Grove,OR
*Pre and Post refractive surgery care at Hoopes Vision, SLC, UT
*Specialty contact lenses and primary care at Utah Eye Centers, Ogden, UT
*Ocular disease at the SLC VA medical center, SLC, UT
When Dr. Fowler is not in the office he enjoys spending time with his wife and
kids. He is looking forward to taking advantage of the outdoors including
hiking, camping and fishing.
Dr. David C. Fisher is the newest Optometrist to join our team. However, he is not new to the profession of Optometry. He has worked as an Eye Doctor for 27 years and is excited to apply that experience to the Sheridan Community. Dr. Fisher will be the primary doctor at Sheridan Optical as well as seeing patients part time at WyoVision. His goal is to put the best interest of his patients at the top of his priority list.
Dr. Fisher said, “ I have been able to work in many practice settings in Southern California among multiple ethnic and language groups. I have been blessed to serve our troops with activation status eye exams, to serve the families of personnel at George and Norton Air Force Bases with hospital commander commendation at George AFB, and to have developed the Rural Eye Care Program for the Cherokee Nation as an assistant professor at Northeastern State University College of Optometry in Oklahoma. My patients have always been the brightest, strongest, and most rewarding aspect of each of these situations.”
He has skills in construction, fine woodworking, and mechanic' work to name a few. He is a hard-core DIY big game hunter (hunted Wyoming for 25 years) and big game ocean fisherman. He has interests in farm-to-table organic farming with extensive application of this interest in healthcare.
Meet the Staff at our WyoVision Sheridan Location
Front Desk Team