Dr.Susan L. Reckell
Dr. Susan Reckell is the Founder and President of Riviera Opticare, Inc. She attended University of Michigan for undergraduate studies and Michigan College of Optometry for her Doctorate degree. Her favorite area of Optometry and expertise is in specialty bifocal contact lenses, Keratoconus treatment contact lenses, and Scleral lenses for corneal transplants or cornea disorders. She is a member of the American Optometric Association (AOA) and the Arizona Optometric Association (AZOA).
Dr. Reckell and her husband, Tim, have raised 3 terrific kids and now enjoy being grandparents! Her favorite activities are Church-related, Yoga, Hockey and hiking Arizona.
Dr. Reckell sees patients at both Mesa and Scottsdale offices.
Dr. Julie McCutcheon
Dr. Julie McCutcheon was born and raised in Arizona and is proud to call it home. She completed her Bachelor’s Degree in Applied Biological Science at Arizona State University and received her Doctor of Optometry Degree from Midwestern University’s Arizona College of Optometry. She completed an additional year of residency training in primary eye care with the Indian Health Service in Tuba City, Arizona serving the Navajo and Hopi population. This training focused heavily of ocular disease management including Diabetic Retinopathy, Macular Degeneration, Dry eye, and Glaucoma. She performs comprehensive eye examinations and contact lens fittings for patients of all ages.
Outside of optometry, Dr. McCutcheon enjoys spending time with family including her husband and two dogs. Her favorite activities are hiking, fitness, and reading. She made it to seven National Parks in the last three years and cannot wait to see more.
Dr. Julie McCutcheon sees patients at both Mesa and Scottsdale offices.
Dr. Sherah LaBuff is a native of Arizona who completed her Bachelor's degree in Physiology at the University of Arizona and went on to receive her Doctor of Optometry degree from Midwestern University's Arizona College of Optometry. She completed her internship training in various parts of the country including Kansas City and Nome, Alaska as well as the Barnet Dulaney Perkins Eye Centers here in the valley. She focused heavily on medical optometry in her training in addition to comprehensive eye care for all ages.
Dr. Sherah LaBuff enjoys spending time with family when she isn't with patients. She loves music and enjoys sitting down to the piano and has been known to sing a song here and there. She enjoys running in her free time and has completed 3 half-marathons over the past few years with hopes to complete a full marathon soon.
Dr. LaBuff sees patients at both Mesa and Scottsdale offices.
Dr. Amy Keding is originally from Northbrook, Illinois. She completed her Bachelor's Degree in Chemistry at the University of New Hampshire while also playing on the collegiate volleyball team. She then went on to receive her Doctor of Optometry Degree from the Illinois College of Optometry, graduating magna cum laude. She recently worked for a prominent eye institute in the Valley, including an additional year of training in Ocular Disease Management as well as Cataract, Corneal and LASIK surgery Post-Operative Care and Management. She is primarily focused on practicing medical optometry and specializes in keratoconus and other contact lens fittings, though also enjoys comprehensive eye examinations for adults and children of all ages.
Above all, Dr. Amy Keding enjoys traveling and spending time with family when she isn't with patients. She also stays very busy with hiking and playing in volleyball tournaments here in the Valley, and escaping to the mountains to ski when she can.
Dr. Keding sees patients at both Mesa and Scottsdale offices.