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Donald James, OD

Donald James, OD

Optometric Physician

Gracious, sincere and compassionate, Don James has a genuine way of expressing openness, caring and acceptance to others. Born in Butte, Montana, Don grew up in this copper mining town. He enjoys golfing, bowling, jogging, skiing, fishing, singing and playing trumpet. Don and his wife Sandy, a homemaker, live in Lewiston, Idaho. They have three sons and three daughters—Doug, Curtis, Robin, Julie, Brandon and Kristen.

Professional Profile

Optometry School
1970 – Pacific University College of Optometry, Forest Grove, OR

Medical Practice
1970 to 1978 – U.S. Air Force – Turkey, Germany and California
1978 to 1992 – Private practice, Rocklin, CA
1992 to present – Pacific Cataract and Laser Institute