Doctors & Staff
Meet the experienced and friendly doctors and staff who make Family Eye Care Center of Austin Inc. the leading provider of vision care products and services in Austin.
Jeffrey L. Anderson, OD
Bachelor of Science Degree, South Dakota State University
Doctor of Optometry Degree, Indiana University College of Optometry
Dr. Jeffrey Anderson received his Doctor of Optometry Degree from Indiana University in 1995 and his Bachelor of Science Degree from South Dakota State University in 1991. Dr. Anderson practiced in Watertown, South Dakota before joining Family Eye Care Center/Nordin Optometric in 1998. Dr. Anderson is certified in the treatment and management of ocular disease. He has served as president of Southeast Minnesota Optometric Society, is a member of both the American Optometry Association and Minnesota Optometric Association. Children’s vision is very important to him as he is a member of the American Foundation for Vision Awareness (AFVA) which stresses how important yearly eye exams are to children. Dr. Anderson had three months refraction surgery training and is certified and trained for pre and post operative care. Corneal Refractive Therapy certification was presented to Dr. Anderson in 2003.
His interests include spending time with his family, running, racquetball, golf and watching the Minnesota sports teams. Go Vikings and Twins!
Family Eye Care Center is truly family orientated as his wife Teresa is in charge of accounting and marketing. Dr. Anderson’s children include Aleesha, Grace and Noah.
Courtney Sivertson, OD
Bachelor of Science Degree, North Dakota State University
Doctor of Optometry Degree, Illinois College of Optometry
Dr. Courtney Sivertson grew up in a rural community near Moorhead, MN and received his bachelors degree from North Dakota State University where he graduated summa cum laude. He then received his optometric education at the Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago where he received the honor of being named the valedictorian of his graduating class. During his time there he interned at several clinics in the Chicago area including the Illinois Eye Institute. Dr. Sivertson is trained and licensed in the diagnosis and treatment of ocular disease as well as vision disorders. He has practiced in Salt Lake City, Utah, but is happy to return to his home state of Minnesota. Dr. Sivertson enjoys spending time with his lovely wife, Andrea, and their children, Spencer, Andrew, Amalia and Olivia.
Dessie Mason, OD
Bachelor of Science Degree, University of South Dakota
Doctor of Optometry Degree, Pacific University College of Optometry
Dr. Dessie Mason grew up in Pierre, South Dakota and received her Bachelors of Science in Health Sciences from the University of South Dakota. She graduated with her Doctor of Optometry degree from Pacific University College of Optometry. Dr. Mason completed one of her clinical rotations at Mayo Clinic Health System-Albert Lea while working under Dr. Leonid Skorin. Dr. Mason has also traveled to Nicaragua with AMIGOS Eye Care Missions where the group was able to screen over 750 individuals for ocular disease, refractive error and systemic health. Dr. Dessie Mason enjoys spending time with her husband Joseph.
Dominic Miron, OD
Bachelor’s Degree, University of St. Thomas
Doctor of Optometry Degree, The Ohio State University College of Optometry