Heidi Bell, OD, FAAO, FCOVD
Dr. Heidi Bell, OD, FAAO, FCOVD graduated from Iowa State University with honors in 2008 and went on to receive her Doctorate of Optometry from Southern College of Optometry in Memphis in 2012. She furthered her training through a Residency in Primary Care Optometry, spending her time serving under-served populations in various public health settings in Memphis, TN. In 2015, Dr. Bell achieved her Fellowship in the American Academy of Optometry, and in 2019 she became a Board Certified Fellow of the College of Optometrists in Vision Development (COVD). Dr. Bell is a member of the Iowa Optometric Association, American Optometric Association, American Academy of Optometry, the College of Optometrists in Vision Development (COVD), Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation Association (NORA), The College of Syntonic Optometry (CSO). She also serves as an Advisory Board Member for the Delta Dental of Iowa Foundation, supporting their mission of providing dental, vision, and overall health care to underserved Iowans.
Embracing vision therapy not only helped Dr. Bell grow her practice, but it strengthened her connection with her patients and reignited her passion for optometry.
By Heidi Bell, OD, FAAO, FCOVD
March 7, 2023