Dr. Housley is the newest member of the Bluebird clinical team and a returning member of our Eastern Idaho community. A native to southeast Idaho, Dr. Housley grew up in Idaho Falls. After receiving his Bachelor of Science in Microbiology from Brigham Young University - Idaho, he completed his optometric studies at the Pennsylvania College of Optometry in Philadelphia, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude with honors in clinical and academic performance. While in school, he also received the Blanchard Excellence in Contact Lens Award for his skill in specialty contact lens fitting and served as co-president of the Scholars Contact Lens Society. Dr. Housley received intense training in treating ocular disease and ocular emergencies during his externships at Einstein Hospital and The Eye Institute in Philadelphia.
Dr. Housley is a fluent Spanish speaker and specializes in contact lens fitting and has special interests in diabetic eye care and the treatment and management of glaucoma.
Dr. Housley will be working in both the Blackfoot office as well as Idaho Falls.
When not in the office, Dr. Housley enjoys playing tennis, fishing, and enjoying the great outdoors with his family.