Meet Your Elko Optometrists
Robert A. Colon, O.D.
Dr. Colon has been practicing optometry in Elko since 1979. He is a graduate of the University of Houston School of Optometry. Immediately following graduation, he practiced in Reno and Fallon. Dr. Colon is certified to treat and manage ocular diseases. He is active in the community on the Foundation Board of Directors for Great Basin College, the Board of Directors for Vitality House and Bighorn Sheep Unlimited, Elko Lions Club, the American Youth Soccer program as well as both the American Optometric Association and the Nevada Optometric Association. He is active with his church, including humanitarian medical missions to the Dominican Republic. As a father of three children, he has worked with children of all ages in a variety of settings including the practice of optometry. Dr. Colon is a proud grandfather of three grandchildren. He enjoys working with people of all ages. Fishing and hunting are his favorite pastimes.
Kurt G. Alleman, O.D.
Dr. Alleman is a 1981 magna cum laude graduate from the Southern California College of Optometry in Fullerton, California. He joined the practice immediately following graduation. Dr. Alleman is certified to treat and manage ocular diseases. He is active in the local Rotary Club and his church. He is a member of the American Optometric Association and the Nevada Optometric Association. He has served as President of the Nevada State Board of Optometry. As a father of four and grandfather of thirteen, Dr. Alleman enjoys working with children as well as adults.
Colby B. Curtis, O.D.
Dr. Curtis joined our practice in 2007. He is a Magna Cum Laude graduate of the Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, Tennessee. He did his undergraduate work at BYU graduating Magma Cum Laude in neuroscience with a businss minor. Prior to college, he lived in Rock Springs, Wyoming and is comfortable with the setting in Elko and the many outdoor benefits available. He enjoys camping, hunting, hiking and fishing, as well as several team and individual sports. Dr. Curtis and his wife Anne have a son and three daughters. He is an active member of the local Rotary Club and his church. Dr. Curtis is active in the community, serving on the Parks and Recreation Advisory Board and volunteering as a coach in the American Youth Soccer Organization. He is also a member of the American Optometric Association and the Nevada Optometric Association. Dr. Curtis is certified to treat and manage ocular diseases, and enjoys seeing patients of all ages.