Neil McAllister, OD, completed his optometric training at Southern California College of Optometry in 1988. He began his career by working in a full service ophthalmology clinic which gave him valuable experience with eye disease diagnosis and treatment. He also worked for two years in a pediatric ophthalmology clinic. For twenty years he was lead doctor in a busy corporate multi doctor optometry practice setting in Colorado Springs providing second tier doctor services for difficult cases as well as regular patient care. He left that setting to bring his expertise to private practice. He practices general optometry with a special interest in contact lens fitting, including advanced contact lens fitting for special cases.Dr. McAllister also specializes in eye disease detection and management using cutting edge instrumentation, and co-management of cataract and lasik surgery patients and retinal disease with Colorado's finest ophthalmologists. Dr. McAllister believes it is necessary for a doctor to have advanced equipment to obtain advanced results and has equipped his office accordingly with onsite intraretinal optical coherence tomography, wide field retinal scanning, corneal topography mapping and other advanced diagnostic tools.