Dr.C. Douglas Stine
Dr. Stine earned his Bachelor of Science degree from North Dakota State University. He was awarded his Doctorate of Optometry from Pacific University in Oregon. Because research continues to alter the world of eye care, Dr. Stine is committed to continuous study. He currently holds certifications in both Diagnostic and Therapeutic Ocular Disease Management as well as advanced training in contact lenses and laser refractive co-management. Dr. Stine grew up in North Dakota with his three brothers and three sisters. Married and the father of five, Dr. Stine understands the importance of family. As a patient of Stine Eye Center you can expect to be treated as a member of our eye care family.
Dr. Kessen earned his Doctorate of Optometry from the Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago where he graduated with honors. His decision to pursue a career in Optometry can be directly traced to encouragement from Dr. Stine while being fit with contact lenses as a teen. Dr. Kessen has been practicing optometry in the Wausau area for over 15 years and is committed to providing excellent, thorough, and gentle vision and eye care services. He holds a special interest in state-of-the-art contact lenses and advanced contact lens research. In his free time, Dr. Kessen can be found spending time with his wife and daughters, as well as with his extended Wausau Alliance Church family. Some of his special hobbies include deer hunting and spending time outdoors.
Dr. Christopher Lopez received his Bachelor of Arts in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology and Spanish from Cornell College in Mount Vernon, Iowa where he graduated Magna Cum Laude. He was awarded his Doctorate of Optometry degree Summa Cum Laude from the University of Houston College of Optometry. Dr. Lopez strives to provide each patient with the highest quality of care and holds special interests in new lens technology, glaucoma, macular degeneration, and specialty contact lenses (multifocal, rigid gas permeable, and scleral). Being a native of Southern California, he is multilingual and speaks both English and Spanish.