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Doctors & Staff

Meet the experienced and friendly doctors and staff who make Rockrimmon Vision Source the leading provider of vision care products and services in Colorado Springs.

Dr. Jerry A. Hendricks

Dr. Hendricks is a Colorado Springs native and was previously a Systems Aerospace engineer. Dr. Hendricks is currently serving as President of the Southern Colorado Optometric Society. He is a member of Safari Club International and the Rocky Mountain Bighorn Society.

Education:

  • 1998 – Doctor of Optometry, Pacific University College of Optometry
  • 1997 – Internships at Pacific University Strabismus Referral Center, Pacific University Family Vision Center, and Eye Institute of Utah (LASIK/Cataract center)
  • 1989 – Bachelor of Science, Colorado State University

Professional Affiliations and Activities:

  • State Licensure: Colorado
  • Certified Therapeutic/Diagnostic Optometrist
  • Southern Colorado Optometric Society
  • Colorado Optometric Association
  • American Optometric Association
  • Optometric Consultant to School Districts 20 and 49
  • Academy District 20 Physicians Advisory Board

Dr. Keely M. Knoche

Dr. Knoche is a member of the Junior League of Colorado Springs and is currently serving as treasurer for the Southern Colorado Optometric Society. Dr. Knoche is also an alumnae advisor for Kappa Alpha Theta at Colorado College and enjoys spending time with her husband and son.

Education:

  • 2004 – Doctor of Optometry, Magna Cum Laude, University of Houston College of Optometry
  • 2003 – Internships at Dishler Laser Institute (Denver) and Evans Army Community Hospital (Fort Carson)
  • 2000 – Bachelor of Science, Magna Cum Laude, Texas Tech University

Professional Affiliations and Activities:

  • State Licensure: Colorado
  • Certified Therapeutic/Diagnostic Optometrist
  • Southern Colorado Optometric Society
  • Colorado Optometric Association
  • American Optometric Association

Dr. Brenda Begin

Dr. Begin is a fellow of the American Academy of Optometry. Dr. Begin is also active in her church and serves as Awards Coordinator in her sons’ Boy Scout troop.

Education:

  • 1985 – Doctor of Optometry, Magna Cum Laude, University of Houston
  • 1984 – Externship, Indian Health Service, Santa Fe, NM
  • 1982 – Bachelor of Science, Magna Cum Laude, University of Houston

Professional Affiliations and Activities:

  • State Licensure: Colorado
  • Certified Diagnostic/ Therapeutic Optometrist
  • Southern Colorado Optometric Society
  • Colorado Optometric Association
  • American Optometric Association
  • American Academy of Optometry