All patients are unique, and so are their eye care needs. We can tailor your prescription to meet the demands of your daily lifestyle so that you’re comfortable, look great, and see well.
We’re happy that you’re here and invite you to learn more about our amazing doctors and our dedicated team!
Dr. Steven Dobson O.D.
Dr. Dobson studied optometry at Southern California College of Optometry, after which he completed his residency in low vision rehabilitative optometry at Veteran’s Medical Center in Los Angeles, California. He founded Dimond Vision Clinic in 1981. Dr. Dobson is a past president of the Alaska State Board of Examiners in Optometry and an Alaska State Professional Committee Representative for VSP.
He is an active member of the American Optometric Association and the current President of the Alaska Optometric Association.
Dr. Dobson is married and the father of three children. He loves to spend time skiing, traveling, and playing golf.
Dr. Gary Kjome O.D.
Originally from Antigo, Wisconsin, Dr. Kjome received his Doctor of Optometry degree from the Southern California School of Optometry in 1980 before joining our practice in 1984.
He is an active member of the American Optometric Association, Alaska Optometric Association and the Ocular Surface Society of Optometry.
His commitment to our patients and to improving others’ vision is key to helping us deliver excellent care to our Anchorage patients. When he’s not at the office, he enjoys golfing, traveling, and is a wine aficionado.
Dr. Nathan Frank O.D.
Dr. Nathan Frank, OD, specializes in ocular disease, including: managing medical glaucoma, dry eye, pre- and post-operative eye care, acute eye conditions including trauma, conjunctivitis, iritis and posterior segment disease. Dr. Frank received his Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology from the University of Wyoming and earned his Doctor of Optometry from Pacific University in 2008. He then completed a residency in Ocular Disease from Seidenberg Protzko Eye Associates, affiliated with Wilmer Eye Institute of The Johns Hopkins Hospital and Salus University. Dr. Frank’s goals in practice are to provide superior eye care for the community and to treat patients as he would want to be treated. He is especially passionate about educating patients on proper eye care and establishing a rapport with each patient in order to develop lifelong relationships. Dr. Frank was born in Anchorage and lived in Nome and Southeast Alaska for several years. He then spent his childhood between Alaska, Montana, and Wyoming. Dr. Frank enjoys spending time with his wife and their two young daughters. He is an avid big-game hunter and fly fisherman.
Dr. Stephanie Berge O.D.
Dr. Stephanie Berge is originally from Metro Detroit (southeast Michigan). She received her Bachelor of Science in Biology/Pre-Optometry from Ferris State University and earned her Doctorate of Optometry from Michigan College of Optometry in 2018. She then completed a residency in Primary Care Optometry at Henry Ford OptimEyes Super Vision Center: West Bloomfield, affiliated with Henry Ford Health System and Michigan College of Optometry. She is a current member of the American Optometric Association and the Alaska Optometric Association. She is dedicated to providing quality, evidence-based care and counsel to every patient. When not in the office, Dr. Berge is out hiking with her husband, playing with her dog, or reading a good book.
Office Hours & Info
- 9:00am - 5:00pm
- 9:00am - 5:00pm
- 9:00am - 5:00pm
- 9:00am - 5:00pm
- 9:00am - 5:00pm
- 1000 East Dimond Blvd. Suite 101
- Anchorage, AK 99515
Meet Our Billing Specialist
Amber joined the office in 2016. She was raised in Tempe, AZ and has lived in Anchorage, AK since 1996. She recently became a Certified Professional Coder with an Associate of Arts degree and Certificate in Medical Office Coding from the University of Alaska. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her three children, shopping, reading, and continuing her knowledge in Optometry.
Meet Our Technicians
Blanca was born and raised in Anchorage, Alaska. She has worked for Dimond Vision Clinic from 2006-2012. She left to learn more about family medical billing. Blanca returned to Dimond Vision Clinic in April 2018. She is pursuing her certification as an optometric technician. Blanca enjoys spending time with her 3 girls and their busy schedule.
Annalise joined us from Corpus Christi, Texas. She has over 10 years experience in the medical field and is a certified MA. We’re glad to add her expertise to our office. When Annalise isn’t working, she loves fishing and can cook just about anything!
Meet Our Contact Lens Specialist
Skyler was born and raised here in Anchorage, Alaska. She began working in the optical field in 2017, and we’re excited to have her as part of our team. Skyler has a passion for art and is currently working towards her BFA in Animation. When she isn’t working or drawing you can find Skyler baking or playing with her cats.
Meet Our Optical Staff
Josh moved to Alaska in 2014 from the Seattle area. He has over 6 years of experience in optical, and specializes in lens manufacturing, inspection, and frame repair. In his off time he enjoys longboarding, kayaking, fishing, camping and spending time with his wife Siobhan and daughter Leela. He joined the DVC team in September of 2017.
Nancy is a licensed optician originally from Lake Placid, New York but has lived in Alaska since 1985. Nancy joined our team in winter of 2013.
Devotion to providing the best care, latest technology and quality products are what attracted her to our office. In her spare time, Nancy enjoys hiking, gardening, baking and spending time with her husband and sons.
Cher was born into a military family in Germany. She has been in Alaska since she was 4 years old. She joined the team in May 2017 and had obtained her American Board of Opticianry Certification (ABOC) in 2010 and also gained her National Contact Lens Certification (NCLC) in 2014. Cher brings a professional, can do attitude to the optical department. She takes pride in providing her patients with the highest level of care and time. In her spare time she enjoys the great outdoors that Alaska has to offer including photography and painting.
Shea was born in Soldotna Alaska, but raised in Anchorage. She has multiple years of optical experience, and is working towards getting her opticianry license and ABO certification. Shea has a very inviting and happy attitude and is always wanting to give patients the best experience possible. In her free time she enjoys traveling, going to the gym, hanging out with family and friends, and playing with her dog Cleopatra.
Meet Our Reception Staff
Cassie is originally from North Carolina, where she attended East Carolina University and obtained her Bachelors of Science in English Education. Cassie then moved on to teach high school for about five years. Although Cassie is new to the optometry industry, she comes with an abundance of customer service experience. You can find Cassie deep in a good book or exploring the great Alaskan outdoors!
Tiffany has been in the optical field for over 4 years. She brings joy and smiles to our office with her happy attitude. The most fulfilling part of her work is seeing the expression of a child’s face when they put on their first set of glasses. Born and raised in Alaska, she enjoys rafting, hiking, and puzzles.
Melody is originally from Southern Oregon and lived in northwest Oregon most of her life. She moved to Kenai Alaska in 2016 and graduated from St Herman’s Theological Seminary in 2022 with her associates degree in choral music as well as being a certified counselor through RADACT. Melody loves filling her time with singing, trying exotic foods, going on strolls through nature, and spending quality time with friends and family.