Dr. Ruesch joined the Eye Care Center team in 2021. She is originally from Medford, WI. She graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Wisconsin – La Crosse with a degree in Chemistry and went on to attend The Ohio State University College of Optometry where she graduated with honors in 2015.
While in optometry school, she was a member of the Beta Sigma Kappa Honor Society for academic excellence.
Following optometry school, Dr. Ruesch joined a private practice in Lake Havasu City, AZ where she practiced until 2021.
Clinically, she enjoys refractive and cataract surgery co-management, fitting soft and specialty contact lenses, and treating dry eyes. Dr. Ruesch is a member of the Minnesota Optometric Association and American Optometry Association.
Dr. Ruesch resides in Hugo with her husband, daughter, and dog. In her free time, she enjoys hiking, tennis, gardening, and spending time with family.