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."
1993 - BS in Professional Microbiology with High Honors, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT
1998 - Pacific University College of Optometry with Distinction, Forest Grove, OR
2000 to present Rainbow Optics, Eugene, OR
*Dr. Ehlen will have limited appointment availability August and September 2018*
Soft-spoken, dependable, and efficient. Rick Ehlen's candid, straightforward 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.
1992 Pacific University College of Optometry
1992 to present Rainbow Optics, Eugene, OR
1996 to present Adjunct Clinical Professor, Pacific University College of Optometry
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.
1984 Pacific University College of Optometry, Forest Grove, OR
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
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.
2007 - Human Physiology and minors in Chemistry and Psychology, University of Oregon
2011 - Doctorate of Optometry, Pacific University College of Optometry, Forest Grove, OR
2011 to 2013 - ClearSight EyeCare, Billings, Montana
2013 to present - Rainbow Optics, Eugene, OR
2014-2015 - Lane Optometric Society President
*Dr. Morey will have limited appointment availability July and October 2018*
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.
1973 - Oregon State University
1979 - Pacific University College of Optometry
1979 - present - Rainbow Optics, Eugene, OR
American Optometric Association
Lane County Optometric Society