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Dr. David Maze was born in Elgin, Illinois. He attended Streamwood High School. He earned a Bachelor’s degree Cum Laude from Benedictine University (formerly IBC). He received an OD degree from Illinois College of Optometry in 2003. He completed a Vision Therapy and Rehabilitation residency program at the State University of New York State Optometric Center in Manhattan.
He is a member of the American Optometric Association, Illinois Optometric Assn, Cornea and Contact Lens Section of the American Optometric Assn, the Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation Association and the Optometric Extension Program. Dr. Maze earned his Fellowship (Board Certification in Vision Therapy) in the College of Optometrists in Vision Development in 2007. He is also a Fellow in the American Academy of Optometry. He enjoys running and has run many road races including several marathons, and has completed several triathlons including an full distance Ironman. He currently resides in Woodridge with his wife Kristen and their son James.
Dr. Valarie Roaché grew up in Downers Grove, Illinois and attended Benet Academy High School. At Benedictine University, she completed the Scholars Program with Distinction and graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in 2009. While attending college, she worked as a Vision Therapist at Drs. Luckhardt and Maze. She received her Doctor of Optometry degree Magna Cum Laude from the Illinois College of Optometry in 2013, and was a member of the Beta Sigma Kappa Honorary Society and Tomb & Key Honorary Society. Dr. Roaché is Board Certified by the National Board of Examiners in Optometry, and is an active member of the American Optometric Association and the Illinois Optometric Association. She treats routine to complex eye conditions, and is passionate about educating her patients on eye health and disease prevention. Her interests include reading and traveling
Dr. Sharon Luckhardt has retired. She was born in Chicago. She attended Sacred Heart Academy, University of St. Francis and Illinois College of Optometry where she earned a BS and OD degree. She is past president of West Suburban Optometric Society, a member of the American Optometric Assn., Illinois Optometric Assn., American Public Health Assn., a fellow of the College of Optometrists in Vision Development, a member of the College of Syntonics and a charter member of the Contact Lens Section of the American Optometric Assn. She resides with her husband, Thomas Plonka in Westmont and has two children, Catherine and Elizabeth.