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Nathan L. Noakes, OD

Dr. Noakes joined Spokane Eye Clinic in December 2019.  He did his undergraduate work at Brigham Young University in Nutritional Science and graduated from the Ohio State University College of Optometry.  


After Graduation, he went on to work for a multi-specialty Ophthalmology clinic in Springfield, Illinois for over 10 years. Dr. Noakes most recently moved to the Spokane Valley after working at a private optometry practice in Lewiston, Idaho.


Dr. Noakes specializes in routine eye care, glaucoma, dry eyes, and cataract evaluation and comanagement, as well as Lasik/PRK co-management. He has experience fitting medically necessary contact lenses, including scleral lenses.  He loves to educate his patients on ways to maximize vision and maintain healthy eyes.


He is a member of the American Optometric Association, Optometric Physicians of Washington, and the Idaho Optometric Physicians.


Dr. Noakes grew up in Boise, Idaho.  When not in the office providing exceptional eye care, Dr. Noakes can be found enjoying this beautiful world we live in by camping, hiking, mountain biking, road cycling, and skiing with his family and friends.