Robert D. Spruance, O.D.
Assistant Professor
Chief, Optometry Section, Tucson VA Medical Center, Tucson, AZ


Joined us in 1995

O.D., The Ohio State University


520.792.1450 x6551
robert.spruance@med.va.gov

Dr. Robert Spruance received his OD degree from the Ohio State University, College of Optometry. He has served for many years in various capacities as a US Army reservist. He has been Clinical Director, Optometry Section at the Southern Arizona Veterans Affairs Health Care System (SAVAHCS ) since 1980. A Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry, he has held a faculty appointment with SCCO and has been overseeing the student externship program since 1983. He served as the Residency Coordinator for this program from its inception until 1998. Dr. Spruance is currently serving as the Optometry Consultant to Veterans Integrated Service Network (VISN) 18.