Dr. Alex Uhlenhopp
Dr. Alex Uhlenhopp grew up in Clear Lake, IA and received his undergraduate degree from the University of Northern Iowa in Cedar Falls. He went on to attend Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago where he graduated summa cum laude in May of 2018 while earning his Doctor of Optometry. Dr Uhlenhopp has a passion for practicing full-scope optometry with a special interest in contact lenses, including bifocal contacts, as well as the diagnosis and management of ocular disease.
Outside of work, he enjoys spending time in the outdoors hunting and fishing, watching Minnesota Twins and Vikings games, and spending time with his family and friends. His recent engagement to Lauren Kunkel has brought him to the Illinois Valley to join doctors Kent and Beth Kunkel, and he looks forward to joining the community and helping everyone with all of their eye care needs.