Originally from Grand Rapids, Michigan, Dr. Velting and his wife Katie are thrilled to become a part of the greater Morton community! He completed his bachelor's at Taylor University and graduated with honors from the Indiana School of Optometry in May of 2014. Dr. Velting practiced in Deerfield, Illinois, specializing in the treatment of anterior segment eye diseases, specialty contact lenses, glaucoma management, and primary eye care until joining our practice in August of 2016. He is a member of the American Optometric Association, Illinois Optometric Association, and American Academy of Optometry.
Outside of optometry, Dr. Velting enjoys traveling abroad and going on service trips with the Fellowship of Christian Optometrists.