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Kenneth J. Absalonson, OD

Dr Absalonson is a Spokane native and graduated
from Mead High School. He completed his
undergraduate work at the University of Washington
where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Cellular,
Molecular, and Developmental Biology. He then
completed his Doctorate of Optometry at Pacific
University College of Optometry in Forest Grove,
OR in 2013. After graduation, he moved back home
where he completed his Optometric Residency in
Ocular Disease, Contact Lens, and Cornea at the
Mann-Grandstaff VA Medical Center in Spokane, WA.
During this program he rotated through Spokane Eye
Clinic where he received specialty contact lens and
cornea training.

After Residency, Dr Absalonson spent 7 years at a
multispecialty clinic in Spokane providing medical
eyecare, specialty contact lens services, post-surgical
management, as well as comprehensive and family
eye care.

Dr Absalonson is Board Certified by the American
Board of Certification in Medical Optometry. He is
also certified by the National Board of Examiners
of Optometry including Advanced Competency in
Medical Optometry. He is a licensed Optometrist
in Washington and Idaho state and is a member of
the American Optometric Association, Optometric
Physicians of Washington, and the Inland Optometric

His personal interests include cycling and running,
music, and spending time with his family.