Doctors

DR. C. STARCK JOHNSON

Dr. C. Starck Johnson is the team ophthalmologist for the Denver Broncos, as well as the Denver Nuggets. He grew up in Denver and, since returning with his family, has been a leading innovator in LASIK surgery, cataract surgery and corneal care in the Rocky Mountain Region. Dr. Johnson and InSight Vision Group use state-of-the-art technology. He introduced the Allegretto Wave Eye-Q 400 in 2008 and the Zeimer Femtosecond Laser in 2009 to Colorado. Dr. Johnson is very personable and will make you feel comfortable, relaxed and safe throughout your laser procedure.

Dr. Ketty Lee

Dr. Ketty Lee will provide a thorough candidacy evaluation along with any necessary preoperative and postoperative care for Laser Vision Correction and Cataract Surgery at InSight Vision Group. She brings over 17 years of experience in laser eye surgery, medical care, and other refractive surgery consultations. She is fluent in Portuguese and Chinese and has working knowledge of Spanish. Dr. Lee is a proud mother of twin girls and enjoys watching them experience life. She has a passion for art, travel, and learning about different cultures. She also enjoys many outdoor activities offered in our beautiful state.

Dr. Robert E. Prouty

Dr. Prouty is a native Coloradoan but was raised in San Diego, California. Dr. Prouty started his practice in Colorado in 1985 and served as a consultant at Fitzsimons Army Medical Center, Department of Surgery. He co-founded a large subspecialty practice in Denver and served as the Center Director for 28 years. He joined Specialty Eye Care (SEC) in Parker, Colorado in 2013. Dr. Prouty and his wife, Lee Ann, ride horses, wrangle chickens and dogs, and enjoy a pastoral life east of Parker. For fun, he hikes, bikes, ATVs and explores the Colorado high country but is especially passionate about fly-fishing in the Leadville area with his children and his 3 grandchildren.

Dr. Carl Tubbs

Dr. Carl Tubbs is a native of Washington State. He completed his medical training in Seattle, and then studied Ophthalmology at the University of Minnesota before finally completing a glaucoma fellowship at the University of Virginia in 1993. On completing training, he and his wife Christine moved to Stillwater, MN where they lived for 20 years while raising two wonderful boys. Eventually, family commitments and new opportunity brought them back west to Denver, returning to the mountain country that they both love. When not working, Dr. Tubbs is active with hiking, gardening, skiing and bicycling, and loves exploring the Denver environment with family. When the sky allows, he continues to enjoy astrophotography, imaging distant stars and other deep space objects as well as the planets, and learning about backyard astronomy and science.

Dr. Richard Stewart

Dr. Rich Stewart moved to Colorado in the wake of Hurricane Katrina and has been in private practice in Boulder County for the last 8 years. He has offices in Boulder, Longmont, and Louisville. Dr. Stewart is a Board-Certified diplomat of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. He is an experienced glaucoma, cataract, and LASIK surgeon. He specializes in surgical glaucoma, complex cataract surgery, and refractive surgical techniques that provide optimal visual outcomes. He is on the admitting staff at several Denver and Boulder County hospitals where he provides trauma service coverage. Dr. Stewart lives in the Denver area foothills with his wife, two daughters, and two energetic golden retrievers. He volunteers on international medical missions projects as his schedule permits.

Dr. Teresa Carlson

Dr. Carlson is a native of Colorado, having been raised in Wyoming, who thoroughly enjoys the Rocky Mountains and embraces the environmental challenges for ocular comfort and vision. After completing her doctorate at the University of Houston College of Optometry, Dr. Carlson returned to Colorado in 2000. Her passion has taken her around the world for medical eye care by volunteering for medical teams to Madagascar, Cambodia, Ecuador, Honduras, South Africa, Mali (West Africa), and Mexico. Dr. Carlson and her family enjoy running, riding horses, SCUBA diving, snow skiing, hiking, and traveling.

Dr. Savannah Brunt

Dr. Savannah Brunt provides comprehensive and compassionate care for patients with a broad spectrum of ocular diseases including, glaucoma, dry eye, and ocular surface disease. Dr. Brunt grew up in West Virginia, which cultivated her love for the great outdoors. She loves living in Colorado due to the state’s natural beauty and the outdoor adventures it has to offer. She is an avid hiker and has a passion for traveling and experiencing new cultures. Her love of travel and patient care has led her to serve on multiple mission trips to provide eye care throughout Central America.

Dr. Michael Bollenbacher

Dr. Bollenbacher received his Bachelor of Science and Doctorate of Optometry degrees at the University of Houston. Upon finishing his doctorate, he began working at a multi-specialty medical group in Houston before moving to Colorado in 1999. Since then, he has gained extensive experience in refractive surgery and ophthalmic pathology consultation while working at two refractive surgery centers, in private practice, and as an Adjunct Professor with the University of Houston College of Optometry.