Dr. Joy Ellerbrock
Dr. Joy Ellerbrock graduated magna cum laude with a Doctor of Optometry degree from The Ohio State University in June 2007. She also earned a Master of Science degree in Vision Science at that time. Dr. Ellerbrock is a 2000 graduate of Continental High School, and completed a biology degree at Defiance College in 2003.
After graduation, she completed a one-year residency program at TLC Eyecare in Jackson, Michigan, where she gained additional experience in the areas of surgical co-management and ocular disease diagnosis and management.
She was a 2007 recipient of the James Bing Memorial Award for her research in the area of Convergence Insufficiency. In February 2009, an article co-authored by Dr. Ellerbrock was published in Optometry, The Journal of the American Optometric Association.
Dr. Whitney Spitnale
Dr. Whitney Spitnale earned her Doctor of Optometry degree at The Ohio State University College of Optometry as a member of the Class of 2019. She is a 2011 graduate of Continental High School and a 2015 graduate of The Ohio State University. Dr. Spitnale especially enjoys working with children of all ages and has a special interest in vision therapy, which can help kids and adults with certain eye conditions to see, learn, and perform their best in life. Dr. Spitnale is a member of the Amercian Optometric Association and the Ohio Optometric Association. Dr. Spitnale joined her older sister, Dr. Ellerbrock, at Modern Eyecare in the summer of 2019.