Faculty & Staff bios

Kristy Remick-Waltman, OD, FCOVD

Director of Community Outreach, Associate Professor

College of Optometry

E-Mail: kremick@westernu.edu

Phone: 909-706-3856 | Fax: 909-706-3905

Website: www.westernu.edu

Join year: 2008


O.D., 1983, Southern California College of Optometry

Education Experience

Community Networking


Fellow, 1989, College of Optometrists in Visual Development

Professional Experience

National Board Member, Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation Association 

Past President, Inland Empire Optometric Society 

Work Site

Western University of Health Sciences, Eye  Care Institute, Pomona, CA


Lecturer, Principles & Practice of Optometry I & II, College of Optometry 

Patient Care Services I: Vision Screenings, College of Optometry 

Lecturer and Lab Instructor , Behavioral Optometry, College of Optometry 

Sequential Optometric Visual Therapy; 3rd Year Elective Course, College of Optometry

Research Interest

Optometric Education 

Learning-Related Visual Disorders 

Visual Enhancement 

Visual Therapy & Pediatrics

Research Grant

Insight for Students, January 2012 - June 2013, sponsored by United Way


Hoya House Cup Winner, House of Skeffington, Western University of Health Sciences College of Optometry, 2010

California Young Optometrist of the Year, 1989 


American Optometric Association (AOA)

California Optometric Association (COA)

Inland Empire Optometric Society (IEOS)


Author of "Eyes on Track"


Dr. Remick is WUCO’s 2nd faculty member and has been with the College since 2008. She brings 25 years of private practice experience with specialty background in Pediatrics, visual therapy for all ages, special populations, and neuro-optometric rehabilitation. Dr. Remick is the Director of Community Outreach and also brings experience in media and has been interviewed on radio shows and she appeared on numerous TV shows.