Dr. Rasmussen received his optometry degree with honors from Pacific University College of Optometry. During school, he focused his training on ocular disease and post-operative care by completing rotations at the Jonathan M. Wainwright memorial VA Medical Center and two different surgery centers. Following graduation, he completed a residency at Gallup Indian Medical Center in New Mexico where he gained valuable experience in managing complex ocular disease cases, traumatic injuries, as well as hard and soft contact lens fitting.
Dr. Rasmussen is originally from Nyssa, Oregon. Following graduation from high school, he spent two years in Brazil on a church mission and still speaks Portuguese fluently. Upon returning from Brazil he received his bachelor’s degree from Boise State University. Dr. Rasmussen is married and has three boys. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his family outdoors in the beautiful Pacific Northwest, serving in his church, and playing/watching sports of all kinds.
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