Dr. Todd Slusser is a board certified optometrist and has been practicing in Rupert since 1994. He graduated in the top 10 in his class at The Ohio State University College of Optometry and went on to complete the Cornea and Contact Lens Residency at the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Optometry. He is a Fellow in the American Academy of Optometry and serves as a regional representative on the Idaho Optometric Physicians board of directors. Patients are thankful for his attention to detail and willingness to go the extra mile. He is a member of the Fellowship of Christian Optometrists and enjoys volunteering on various eye mission trips. Dr. Slusser is a volunteer Ski Patroller at Pomerelle Ski Resort and a member of the Rupert Kiwanis Club. He participates in triathlons, rock climbing, and small-scale hay farming. Dr. Slusser is married and has been blessed with four great kids.
Dr. Elisabeth Lehr was born and raised in Eau Claire, WI. She completed her Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry at Westminster College in Salt Lake City, UT where she was also a member of the US Women’s Ski Jumping Team and the Westminster Women’s Lacrosse Team. She earned her Doctorate of Optometry at the Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago, IL with Summa Cum Laude honors. She went on to complete a residency at the Illinois College of Optometry specializing in ocular disease and primary care. Dr. Lehr is a member of the American Optometric Association, a candidate for Fellowship in the American Academy of Optometry, and a member of the Fellowship of Christian Optometrists. She enjoys skiing, fishing, camping, rock climbing, and spending quality time with her husband Andy.
Norma was named Idaho Paraoptometric of the Year in 2006.
Dr. Bill Williams retired in August, 2017.
Dr. Williams earned a Bachelor of Science degree from the College of Idaho and graduated with a Doctor of Optometry degree from Pacific University College of Optometry. A native of Buhl, Idaho, he started practicing in Rupert in 1975. He subsequently underwent further training to be licensed in both diagnostic pharmaceuticals and ocular therapeutics. Patients appreciate his genuine interest in their well-being and the time he takes to explain his findings. He is involved in the community over the years, serving in the Chamber of Commerce and Rupert Rotary Club. Dr. Williams has also been involved in his church including teaching Sunday School and serving on the Deacon Board. His interests include traveling and kayaking. Dr. Williams has been voted Mini-Cassia’s Best Optometrist in 2013 in the Times News Reader’s Choice survey, as well as selected for the Mini-Cassia “Businessman of the Year” 2014 award. Dr. Williams and his wife, Carolyn have two daughters, Darcy and Annie, and six grandchildren.