Dr. Baer grew up the eldest son of a medical/linguistic missionary family in the Yucatan, graduated from Wheaton College and Pacific University College of Optometry with honors, and was the recipient of the JD Peters Award, awarded to the graduating clinical resident deemed by the resident clinic faculty to demonstrate outstanding clinical skills. Since founding Corvallis Eye Care in 1975, Dr. Baer has had the joy and privilege of serving over 8,000 families, sometimes four generations of those families. He has three daughters, three first-class sons-in-law, and five beautiful grandchildren.
Sonia is our front office manager. Her experience in eye care dates back to 1987. If you have any questions about vision care insurance or your account at Corvallis Eye Care, Sonia will be happy to cheerfully and patiently answer your questions. Sonia and her husband, Joe, have a son, Jacob.
Judy is our resident expert in all departments. Her experience in eye care dates back to 1989. She is able to answer your questions about anything in eye care, or will find the person who can better answer your questions, if need be. Judy and her husband, Dwaine, have a daughter, Melanie; a son, Kevin; a daughter-in-law, Susie; a grandson, Trevor; and a granddaughter, Haley.
Terri is our receptionist, follow-up facilitator, and facilities manager. Her experience in eye care dates back to 1997. She is often the first smile you hear on the telephone and the first smile you see as you walk in our door. She will very knowledgeably discuss your appointments with you and direct you to any member of the staff whose expertise is needed to further meet your eye care needs. Terri has a son, Clint; a daughter-in-law, Christi; a daughter, Tammy; and a son-in-law, Ty; granddaughters Jenna, Ashley, and Torri; and a grandson, Ty'son.