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Our Doctors

Image E. Powell Carpenter, O.D.

Kind, thoughtful and even-mannered. Powell Carpenter’s quiet helpfulness and concern for others endears him to people. His attention to detail and years of experience puts people at ease. Powell has a natural interest and appreciation of others. For relaxation and recreation he enjoys listening to jazz and blues, swimming, eating great food, and spending time with family. Powell grew up in Southern Oregon.

Professional Profile
Optometry School
  1988 — Pacific University College of Optometry,
    Forest Grove, OR

Optometric Practice
  1988-1990 — Private practice, Calgary, Alberta,
  1990-2001 — Private practice Vancouver, British
    Columbia, Canada
  2001-present — Rainbow Optics, Eugene, OR

  2004-2005 — Lane Optometric Society president
  2005-present — Pacific University College of
    Optometry Adjunct faculty

Image Daran deCalesta, O.D.

Dr. deCalesta is a caring, friendly clinician who takes the time to listen to best serve your eye care needs. A graduate with distinction from Pacific University College of Optometry, Daran specializes in contact lenses and management of ocular disease in addition to general practice. He enjoys time with family, exercise, and learning new technologies, and has lived in Oregon for over 25 years. "I appreciate the trust granted me by my patients and the personal relationships we have built. I enjoy working with people, and I hope you sense that each time we meet."

Professional Profile
Undergraduate Education

 1993 — BS in Professional Microbiology with High
    Honors, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT
Optometry School

 1998 — Pacific University College of Optometry with
    Distinction, Forest Grove, OR

Optometric Practice

 2000 to Present — Rainbow Optics, Eugene, OR

Image Richard Ehlen, O.D.

Soft-spoken, dependable, and efficient. Rick Ehlen's candid, straighforward manner makes it easy for people to trust him. Born in Minnesota. Rick grew up in a small farming community. He enjoys fishing, archery hunting, coaching youth sports and home improvement projects. He and his wife Carol, a physical therapist, have three sons - David, Timothy, and Brett.

Professional Profile
Optometry School
   1992 — Pacific University College of Optometry

Optometric Practice
  1992 to present — Rainbow Optics, Eugene, OR

  1996 to present — Adjunct Clinical Professor, Pacific
     University College of Optometry

Image Norman Goo, O.D.

Upbeat, friendly, kind, compassionate and pleasant-mannered, Dr Goo has a quiet, easy-going personality that make people feel comfortable. Norman grew up in Honolulu, Hawaii. He enjoys photography, martial arts, walking and acoustic guitar. Currently, Norman resides in Eugene and has two children, Tianna and Keenan.

Professional Profile
Optometry School
  1984 — Pacific University College of Optometry,
    Forest Grove, OR

Optometric Practice
  1984 to 1986 — Indian Health Service, Fort Yates,
    North Dakota
  1986 to 1988 — Vista Optical, Beaverton, OR
  1988 to 1995 — Rainbow Optics, Eugene, OR
  1995 to 2003 — The Eye Center, Eugene, OR
  2003-present — Rainbow Optics, Eugene, OR

Image Gina Hedberg, O.D.

Dr. Gina Hedberg grew up in Minnesota where she graduated from the College of St. Benedict with a degree in Natural Science. After college, she moved to Oregon where she received her doctorate of optometry from Pacific University. She practiced optometry in Billings, Montana for several years before deciding to move back to the beautiful state of Oregon. Dr. Hedberg is a friendly, easy-going and compassionate clinician who truly cares about her patients. In her free time, she enjoys hiking, playing tennis and spending time with her husband, Nick, and their energetic Australian shepherd, Lola.

Professional Profile
Optometry School
  2007 to 2011— Pacific University College of
   Optometry, Forest Grove, OR

Optometric Practice
  2011 to 2013 — ClearSight EyeCare- Billings, MT
  2013 to 2014 — Junction City Vision Center,
   Junction City, OR
  2014 to Present: Rainbow Optics, Eugene, OR 

  2014 — Secretary/Treasurer of Lane Optometric

Image Nick Hedberg, O.D.

Dr. Nick Hedberg, a Eugene native, thrives off of providing eye care in the community he grew up in. He is an energetic, easy-going and kind clinician who puts the needs of his patients first. Dr. Hedberg also has a passion for international volunteer eye care. So far, he has traveled to Ghana, Guatemala and the Philippines to assist those in need. He enjoys spending time with his wife, Gina, and their family. In his spare time he likes traveling, hiking, camping and of course cheering on his beloved Ducks.

Professional Profile 
Undergraduate Education
  2007 — Human Physiology and minors in Chemistry
    and Psychology, University of Oregon
Optometry School
  2011 — Doctorate of Optometry, Pacific University
    College of Optometry, Forest Grove, OR

Optometric Practice
   2011 to 2013 — ClearSight EyeCare, Billings, Montana
   2013 to present — Rainbow Optics, Eugene, OR

   2014-2015 — Lane Optometric Society President

Image Hersel Lewis, O.D.

Dr. Lewis started his career as a Captain stationed at Ireland Army Hospital at Ft Knox, KY. After finishing his tour, he has lived in the Northwest and practiced in Eugene since 1998. Prior to practicing at Rainbow Optics, he was part of an ophthalmology practice that specialized in cataract surgery. His professional interests include the areas of ocular disease and glaucoma. Personal interests include a fondness of cars with an emphasis in pre-1970 Mustangs and British sports cars of which he owns one of each category. Dr. Lewis is part of an extensive Hispanic heritage and can readily assist Spanish speaking patients with their eyecare needs.

Professional Profile
Undergraduate Education
  1987 — BS in Human Biology/Chemistry, California
     State University, Sacramento
Optometry School
  1998 — Degree of Optometry, Pacific University
     College of Optometry Forest Grove, OR

Optometric Practice
  1991 - 1994 — Ireland Army Community Hospital, Ft.
     Knox, KY 
  1993 - 1997— Looking Glass Optical, Lacey, WA 
  1995 - 1997 — Looking Glass Optical, Ocean
     Shores, WA
  1998 - 2010 — Optometric Physician with John D. Polansky, M.D., P.C., Eugene, OR
  2011 - Present — Rainbow Optics, Eugene, OR

Image Jeffrey Morey, O.D.

Sociable, good-natured, and easy-going, Dr. Morey enjoys meeting you and helping to solve your visual problems. He grew up in Oregon, and was born right here in Eugene. He started as Rainbow Optics’ first optometrist back in 1980, and he has experienced great satisfaction in seeing the practice thrive and expand over the years. He loves the outdoors, and enjoys hiking, backpacking, mountaineering, skiing, traveling, music and theatre, good food, good company, and good books. He and Gail also enjoy furry friends, and they are frequent volunteers at the Greenhill Humane Society in Eugene.

Professional Profile
  1973 - Oregon State University
  1979 - Pacific University College of Optometry

  American Optometric Association
  Lane County Optometric Society

Image June Tse, O.D.

Dr. June Tse grew up in Los Angeles, California where she graduated from Southern California College of Optometry for her graduate studies. After optometry school, she practiced in California for a few years before moving to Eugene to explore the great outdoors. In her spare time, she likes hiking, traveling, ballroom dancing, biking, and giving back to her community.

Professional Profile
Optometry School
  2008 — BA in Human Development, University of
   California, San Diego, CA
  2014 — Master of Vision Science, Doctor of 
   Optometry, Southern California College of Optometry
   at Marshall B.Ketchum University

Optometric Practice
2014 — Saddleback Eye Center, Laguna Hills, CA
   2014 — Temple City Square Optometry,
    Temple City, CA
   2015 — Golden San Gabriel, San Gabriel, CA
   2016 — Vision to Learn, Los Angeles, CA
   2016 to Present — Rainbow Optics, Eugene, OR

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