Dr. Elmont earned her B.A. in Chemistry in 2002 and went on to receive her Doctorate of Optometry degree from Pacific University College of Optometry, Oregon, in 2006. As part of her training, she completed internships at the Eye Care Associates of Nevada in Reno, Air Force Academy Hospital in Colorado Springs, and the Albert Lea Eye Clinic-Mayo Health System in Minnesota. At these clinics, Dr. Elmont was given advanced training in areas such as cataract and surgery co-management, ocular disease, pediatrics and contact lenses.
Dr. Elmont was awarded the Alcon Clinical Excellence award in 2006 and her research is published in three different optometry and ophthalmology journals. Dr. Elmont is currently an active member of the American and Colorado Optometric Associations, serving on the COA’s Board of Trustees from 2019 to 2020. She enjoys giving comprehensive eye care for the entire family, especially children’s exams, fitting contact lenses, and surgical consults and co-management.
In her spare time, she enjoys traveling to see friends and family and visiting warm places in the winter! Her two sons (Micah and Bodie) and dog (Piper) keep her active outdoors with hiking, jogging, biking, and camping and basically taking in all that beautiful Colorado has to offer.