Dr. Ryan Huber, OD
Dr. Ryan Huber was born and raised in the Treasure Valley, attending Eagle Middle and Eagle High School. He received his undergraduate degree from the College of Idaho, where he was a four-year letterman in soccer. After graduating from C of I, he moved to Boston to attend the New England College of Optometry. Dr. Ryan is experienced in numerous aspects of primary eye care, including contact lenses, dry eye, cataract co-management, and ocular disease management. Outside of the office, he can be found running, biking, and relaxing with his family.
Dr. Lauren Huber, OD
Dr. Lauren Huber was born and raised in Westbrook, Maine. She graduated with honors from the University of Maine, and attended the New England College of Optometry, where she would also graduate with honors. Dr. Lauren particularly enjoys working with pediatric patients, and is an active participant in the InfantSee program – providing free eye exams to babies between six months to one year. She is the President of the Idaho Optometric Physicians, and a recipient of Idaho’s Young Optometrist of the Year Award and President’s Award. When she is not working, Dr. Lauren enjoys spending time with her family and trying out all the great restaurants that the Treasure Valley has to offer.
Dr. Shelby Strick, OD
Dr. Shelby Strick was born in Salt Lake City but spent much of her childhood bouncing back and forth between Boise and Northern California. After receiving her undergraduate biology degree from The University of Nevada, Reno, Dr. Shelby moved to California to attend Southern California College of Optometry. Dr. Shelby is extremely excited to be back in the Treasure Valley, where she spends her free time volunteering, hiking, playing soccer, snowboarding, and enjoying all things outdoors with her husband, Shane, and dog, Sipsy. Dr. Shelby has a special interest in pediatrics, ocular disease, and contact lenses.
Jay is the optician/receptionist/face of the office/do anything and everything all-in-one person at Six One Six Vision Center. Jay has many years of experience in the optical industry, and is supremely talented at making sure you look and feel great in your glasses.
When he is not styling our patients into some great new frames, you will probably find Jay busy volunteering behind the scenes at the Boise Little Theatre, where he has been a stage manager for many years. His talents extend beyond our office to the stage, where his tireless efforts have helped make the Boise Little Theater one of the longest running community theaters in America.
Alex is one of our opticians and our optometric technician. When you meet Alex, she will make you feel at ease as she walks you through the yearly testing before you see your doctor. When she is not doing preliminary testing you can find her in the optical, where she is an expert at helping you pick a fantastic frame. She has been in the optical industry for almost 13 years and has done a bit of everything. In her free time she likes to travel and spend time with her two adorable kids. She also likes attending as many concerts as possible and enjoying the outdoors.
Sara was born in Southern Oregon, later moving to Idaho with family where she graduated from Eagle High School. She has many years of customer service experience and is excited to start a new adventure in the optometric world. You will find Sara’s smiling face ready to greet you up front as you first walk into the office, and her cheerful voice ready to help you on the phone. In her free time, Sara enjoys traveling and spending time with her dog, Luna.
Rebecca was born in Pennsylvania and has moved throughout the country before finally calling Idaho “home” in 2019. She has been an optometric technician for 7 years, where she has skillfully gained the knowledge to efficiently work up patients to prepare them for exams and testing. She is your contact lens expert to make sure all your lens needs are addressed to find the best fit for your glasses-free lifestyle. In her free time, you can find her hiking, mountain biking, skiing, and enjoying all the other outdoor activities Idaho has to offer with her young daughter. Rebecca also volunteers with our veterans and participates in trail clean-up efforts in the area to keep Idaho beautiful.
Aurora works as one of our receptionists and as an optometric technician. Aurora loves helping others and does volunteering with the local Ronald Mcdonald House. Aurora has lived here in the Treasure Valley her whole life and currently lives in Meridian with her fiance, Chris, and their dog Avery. They are expecting a son together in September 2020. She enjoys camping, riding ATVs, and baking in her free time. She is eager to start adventures with her family, and excited to see what life brings her way next.