Shawn Nelson is a native of Minot, North Dakota. He attended the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks and received his optometry degree from Pacific University College of Optometry in Forest Grove, OR. He joined Trinity Health in 1993.
An Optometrist is concerned with eyes, as well as vision, visual systems, and vision information processing. Optometrists are also qualified to diagnose and treat various eye diseases such as infections and glaucoma.