Improving Vision. Improving Life.

Dr. Chandni Merchant

Dr. Chandni Merchant is a Colorado native, growing up in the Denver metropolitan area. She completed her undergraduate studies in integrative physiology and neuroscience at the University of Colorado, graduating with honors. Her education continued in Philadelphia, PA, where she completed her doctorate at the Pennsylvania College of Optometry, graduating with cum laude honors.

​Dr. Merchant has completed rotations in both private practice and hospital settings, specializing in ocular disease and post-operative care. She is an avid hiker, traveler, and Denver Broncos fan!



Pennsylvania College of Optometry – Philadelphia, PA
Doctor of Optometry, graduated with cum laude honors


University of Colorado Boulder
Bachelor of Science Integrative Physiology
Bachelor of Science Psychology, minor Neuroscience

Professional Affiliations

Colorado Optometric Association
American Optometric Association
American Academy of Optometry

Honors & Awards

Beta Sigma Kappa International Optometric Honor Society
University of Colorado Dean’s List
University of Colorado Leadership, Excellence, Achievement, & Diversity Honors Scholar
Presidents Leadership Class Scholar at the University of Colorado