See even better in every way

Welcome to Colorado Ophthalmology, a leading provider of comprehensive vision care for the entire family.


Lasik Candidate?
Need Cataract Surgery?
Advanced Glaucoma Care?

WELCOME TO COLORADO
OPHTHALMOLOGY ASSOCIATES

Colorado Ophthalmology Associates located in Denver and Lakewood is a leading provider of comprehensive vision care for the entire family. Established in 1960, innovative medical and surgical eye care remain the hallmarks of our group. Our surgeons were the first to perform corneal transplant surgery and utilize intraocular lenses in cataract surgery. This tradition of innovative vision care remains today as our team of eye surgeons and optometrists continue to be regarded amongst the most skilled cataract and refractive specialists in Denver.

With two convenient office locations (Denver and Lakewood) and a dedicated staff, we offer routine eye exams for adults and children, as well as full service optical shops and contact lens departments. We also offer state-of-the art cataract surgery, medical and surgical glaucoma careLASIK, and refractive surgery to correct distance and near vision, astigmatism, and corneal disease.

Trust Your Eyes to the Best Ophthalmologists in Colorado

LASIK

RETINA

INTRAOCULAR LENSES

CORNEAL PROCEDURES

GLAUCOMA

CATARACT

EYE EXAMS

ABOUT US

$500 OFF 24-MONTHSNO INTEREST FINANCING

Better vision in 15 minutes

100% blade free LASIK Experience

See what you have been missing



WHO WE ARE


Renowned Ophthalmologists in Colorado

Our doctors have decades of clinical experience using LASIK to correct the vision of thousands of patients using several different techniques that we personalize to meet the needs of each patient. Our focus is to always ensure each patient receives the best treatment and result possible..

CALL TO MAKE APPOINTMENT
WE ACCEPT MOST INSURANCE PLANS

If you are covered by health insurance, you are strongly encouraged to consult with your health insurer to determine accurate information about your financial responsibility for a particular health care service provided by a health care provider at this office. 

If you are not covered by health insurance, you are strongly encouraged to contact our billing office at (303) 320-1777 ext. 4 to discuss payment options prior to receiving a health care service from a health care provider at this office since posted health care prices may not reflect the actual amount of your financial responsibility.

Experienced Doctors

Your health is your most important asset. You should entrust it only to the best professionals.

Cutting-edge Equipment

We pride ourselves on making sure we are responsive to our patient’s needs.

Best Support

Modern monitoring tools are used to quickly identify critical changes in the status of each patient.

Hours:

MON-FRI 8am-5pm
SAT 8am-12pm

Board certified doctors with a caring eye

We are whole-heartedly committed to delivering the most exceptional care anywhere, and providing state-of-the-art treatments for all eye conditions including glaucoma, macular disease, dry eye, and diabetic eye conditions, just to name a few.

Timothy Ammons, M.D.

Ophthalmologist

Amy Kelmenson, M.D.

Ophthalmologist

Stephanie Melzer, O.D.

Optometrist

Garett Frank, M.D.

Ophthalmologist

Kingsley Okafor, M.D.

Ophthalmologist

Jason Jacobs, M.D.

Ophthalmologist

James Patterson, M.D.

Ophthalmologist

Testimonials

Dr. Melzer was very friendly, professional and courteous. She was terrific and explained everything in detail. Highly recommended.

Nancy

Dr. Ammons is top notch! My family has been going to him for as long as I can remember and there’s no one I would trust more with my eyes. He also did my LASIK procedure and I’m so incredible happy with it! No more glasses or contacts! Couldn’t recommend him and his office (the staff are incredible) more!

Nathan & Kara

No more glasses or contacts! I recommend this office.
The staff is incredible.

John

DENVER OFFICE

3801 E. Florida Ave. #720. Denver, CO 80210
tel: 303-320-1777

LAKEWOOD OFFICE

11750 W 2nd Pl #235, Lakewood, CO 80228
Tel: 303-989-2023

email

info@coloradoophthalmology.com/

Open Hours

Monday-Friday 8 am – 5pm
Saturday 8am -noon

Blog

Play It Safe With Fireworks This Summer

In the summer, celebrating our nation’s independence is one of our favorite pastimes,and fireworks are in the middle
Blog

Protect Your Eyes from Sun Damage

Playing or working on a sunny day doesn’t usually make you think about radiation damage, but you are
Blog

Spring Allergies and Your Eyes

Help for Seasonal Eye Allergies Red, swollen and itchy eyes are often an unwelcome accompaniment to the joys ofspring. Eye
Blog

PSA: Sports-Related Eye Injuries Are Usually Preventable

When you suit up to play your game, do you also remember to put on your protective eyewear? If so,
1 2 3 10