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Meet our optometric team in Madison, Wisconsin. We offer a full range of eye health services to clients of all ages - all with personalized attention and a smile. In our eye care office, every patient is treated warmly. Individualized attention is the foundation of our care, to ensure that your eyes remain healthy. We're dedicated to optimizing your vision!

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Kesha Desai O.D.

Dr. Desai graduated in 2016 from the Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago, IL. She got her B.S. in Psychology and B.S. in Biology from Loyola University of Chicago. She is currently a member of the Wisconsin Optometric Association and the American Optometric Association. She comes to Madison Eye Contact...
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David W. Nelson O.D., MBA

Dr. David W. Nelson is a board certified optometrist, an advanced certification awarded by the American Board of Optometry. Dr Nelson graduated from the Indiana University School of Optometry in 1985. He graduated from the University of Wisconsin School of Business with a diversified Masters in Business Administration in 1991. Dr. Nelson served in...
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Valerie Vanden Boom O.D.

Dr. Vanden Boom joined Eye Contact in 1991 and has been practicing continually at the west side office since. She graduated from the University of Missouri School of Optometry in 1990 after receiving a bachelor's degree in biology and chemistry from Southwest Missouri State University. She is a member of...
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Zachary Makal O.D.

Dr. Makal graduated in 2022 from the Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, Tennessee. He got his B.S. in Biology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He is currently a member of the Wisconsin Optometric Association and the American Optometric Association. Dr. Makal has interests in geriatric care, diagnosing and managing...

Eye Contact Madison in Madison, Wisconsin

Eye Contact Madison provides innovative eye care services to patients from in and around Madison. We offer comprehensive eye health assessments, ocular disease diagnosis and treatment, contact lens evaluation and fitting, and prescriptions.

The team at Eye Contact Madison aims to provide the best possible solution for the patient's eye health and vision needs. By utilizing the latest technologies and evidence-based treatments, we can ensure that each patient maintains optimal eye health.

We welcome new patients and accept most major forms of insurance.