The Mount Ogden & Bountiful Hills Eye Centers offer excellent doctors with a variety of specialties.

Mark G. Ballif, M.D.
Dr. Mark Ballif, an Ogden native, graduated from Weber State College and the University of Utah School of Medicine before completing residency training at the Medical College of Wisconsin. He has practiced ocular and refractive surgery in Ogden since 1987 and founded the Mount Ogden Eye Center in 1996. Dr. Ballif has a special interest in laser vision correction and has been recognized as one of the top 100 LASIK surgeons in the nation for the past several years.

 

Dane F. Dansie, O.D.
From his position as President for the Utah Optometric Association to teaching eye doctors at universities in Utah and California, Dr. Dansie constantly advances the field of eye care. A native of the Ogden area, Dr. Dansie graduated with honors from Weber State University and the Southern California College of Optometry. Dr. Dansie brings his expertise to the Mount Ogden Eye Center where he serves as Optometric Director. He also serves as staff optometrist for the Salt Lake City Veterans Affairs Medical Center. He is a member of several professional organizations including the American Optometric Association and the National Association of VA Optometrists. .


Dane F. Dansie, O.D.
From his position as President for the Utah Optometric Association to teaching eye doctors at universities in Utah and California, Dr. Dansie constantly advances the field of eye care. A native of the Ogden area, Dr. Dansie graduated with honors from Weber State University and the Southern California College of Optometry. Dr. Dansie brings his expertise to the Mount Ogden Eye Center where he serves as Optometric Director. He also serves as staff optometrist for the Salt Lake City Veterans Affairs Medical Center. He is a member of several professional organizations including the American Optometric Association and the National Association of VA Optometrists.

Scott O. Sykes, M.D.
Dr. Scott Sykes has received numerous awards and honors during his undergraduate studies at Brigham Young University, Johns Hopkins University, and residency training at the University of California in San Francisco. In addition to performing laser vision correction procedures, Dr. Sykes instructs other ophthalmologists at the University of Utah and lectures at conferences throughout the United States. He has particular interest in laser vision correction, corneal transplants, and cataract surgery.



Michael B. Wilcox, M.D.
A Davis County native, Dr. Wilcox graduated from Weber State University. He earned his degree from the Medical University of South Carolina where he received many scholarships, honors, and awards, including national recognition for his research in ocular lens implants. He completed his Ophthalmology Residency at the University of Utah, where he now teaches surgery to resident ophthalmologists as an Adjunct Professor. Dr. Wilcox enjoys general eye care with special interest in cataract surgery and laser vision correction and has been recently recognized as one of the top 100 LASIK Surgeons in the nation.

 

John D. Armstrong, M.D.
Dr. Armstrong received his undergraduate and medical degrees from the University of Tennessee. He completed his Ophthalmology Residency at the University of Alabama. Following his term in the U.S. Air Force, he practiced comprehensive ophthalmology in Ogden for ten years. Dr. Armstrong then completed a Fellowship in Diseases and Surgery of the Retina and Vitreous and became an Assistant Professor in Ophthalmology at the University of Tennessee Center for Health Sciences, where he was the Director of Retina Service. In addition to years of teaching and training ophthalmologists and optometrists, Dr. Armstrong has lectured at regional, national and international meetings. He is the author of multiple articles in medical journals. Dr. Armstrong is the proud father of four children and enjoys golf and snow skiing. He is Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and a Member of the American Society of Retina Specialists.

 

Robert W. Wing, M.D.
Dr. Wing has practiced in Bountiful since 1981. He is Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. He is also a Fellow of the prestigious American College of Surgeons. He is past president of the Utah Ophthalmology Society and he is an active member of the Utah Medical Association. Dr. Wing graduated from the University of Utah College of Medicine. He completed his Residency in Ophthalmology at the University of California at Davis, in Sacramento, California. As a surgeon Dr. Wing practices comprehensive ophthalmology and enjoys seeing patients of all ages. He has a special interest in cataract surgery and LASIK vision correction surgery.

 

Keith Linford, O.D.
Dr. Keith Linford is a native of Utah, and presently resides in Ogden. He attended Brigham Young University and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Zoology. He received a Doctor of Optometry, Cum Laude, from the Southern California College of Optometry. While there he served as a Teaching assistant and was an officer of the Beta Sigma Kappa honor society. He has maintained a private office in Ogden for the past 19 years. He has been associated with the Mount Ogden Eye Center for the past four years, and serves as Contact Lens Consultant. He served as Peer Review Chairman for the Utah Optometric Association from 1985 to 1993 and a State President for the 1995-1996 year. He is a member of the American Optometric Association. He currently is serving as a Course Reviewer for the National Council for Optometric Professional Education. He is active with various community associations and church groups, having been President of the Ogden Lions Club and named a Melvin Jones Fellow. He is active in the Boy Scouts of America and enjoys coaching soccer with his children. His family, wife Diane and four children, enjoy camping and boating together.


Jed T. Poll, M.D.
Dr. Poll graduated from the Medical College of Wisconsin and completed his ophthalmology residency training at the Cullen Eye Institute, Baylor College of Medicine. Following residency, Dr. Poll stayed at the Cullen Eye Institute and went on to complete additional fellowship training in Cosmetic Eyelid and Reconstructive Surgery under the direction of Dr. Michael T. Yen. Dr. Poll joined the doctors at the Mount Ogden and Bountiful Hills Eye Centers in 2009.

 

 

Claron D. Alldredge, M.D.

Dr. Alldredge, a Utah native, received his undergraduate and medical degrees from the University of Utah. He completed his Ophthalmology Residency at the University of Wisconsin in Madison and went on to continue his training in Vitreoretinal Diseases and Surgery with Associated Retinal Consultants at William Beaumont Hospital, Michigan, in a fellowship program that is considered by many as the top retina fellowship in the country. Dr. Alldredge has served on numerous clinic research projects that guide the treatment of retinal diseases today. After practicing in Nevada and Michigan, he returned to Utah in 2006. He currently serves as Chairman of the Division of Ophthalmology at LDS Hospital in Salt Lake City. Dr. Alldredge was the founder of the Vitreoretinal surgery program at Davis Hospital and Medical Center in Layton. This new service at Davis Hospital is rapidly growing and provides the best Vitreoretinal surgical services available anywhere in the world.

Dr. Alldredge is board certified in Ophthalmology, a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, and a member of the American Society of Retina Specialists.