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MEET OUR DOCTORS:

Take a minute to get to know the Providers at Children’s Eye Physicians.

Robert A. King, MD

Dr. King graduated Magna Cum Laude from the United States Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colorado. He obtained a Master’s Degree in history from Indiana University and his Medical Degree from the University of Colorado. There he was elected to membership in the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. He completed his residency in 1985 at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center and his Pediatric Ophthalmology / Adult Strabismus Fellowship at the Wills Eye Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Dr. King is a Board Certified Ophthalmologist, fellowship trained in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus, and is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, the Colorado Ophthalmological Society, the Colorado Medical Society, the Arapahoe-Douglas-Elbert Medical Society, and the Denver Medical Society.

Diana M. DeSantis, MD

Dr. DeSantis graduated Magna Cum Laude from Texas Christian University’s Honors Program. She was elected to membership in the Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society. She then went on to earn her Medical Degree from Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. After completing her Ophthalmology residency at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio, she fulfilled her fellowship training in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus at the University of Illinois at Chicago. Dr. DeSantis is a Board Certified Ophthalmologist, fellowship trained in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus, and is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, the Colorado Ophthalmological Society, the Colorado Medical Society, the Arapahoe-Douglas-Elbert Medical Society, and the Denver Medical Society.

Justin T. Cohen, MD

Dr. Cohen received his undergraduate degree, his Masters Degree in public health, and his Medical Degree from the University of Missouri at Columbia, Missouri. He completed his Ophthalmology residency at the University of Kansas School of Medicine and his Pediatric Ophthalmology fellowship at the Indiana University School of Medicine. After years of practicing in Wichita, Atlanta, and Denver he joined Children’s Eye Physicians in 2002. Dr. Cohen is a Board Certified Ophthalmologist, fellowship trained in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus, is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, the Colorado Ophthalmological Society, the Colorado Medical Society, the Arapahoe-Douglas-Elbert Medical Society, and the Denver Medical Society.

Christopher M. Bardorf, MD

Dr. Bardorf’s undergraduate degree is from Fairfield University, in Fairfield, Connecticut. He obtained a Masters Degree in biophysics from Georgetown University in Washington DC and his Medical Degree from Creighton University School of Medicine in Omaha, Nebraska. He completed his residency in Ophthalmology at the Kresge Eye Institute in Detroit, Michigan. He did his fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus at Washington University’s St. Louis Children’s Hospital. Dr. Bardorf is a Board Certified Ophthalmologist, fellowship trained in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus, and is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, the Colorado Ophthalmological Society, the Colorado Medical Society, the Arapahoe-Douglas-Elbert Medical Society, and the Denver Medical Society.

Anna L. Steele, MD

Dr. Steele’s undergraduate degree is from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She obtained her Medical Degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine where she was elected into the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. She completed her residency in Ophthalmology at the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine and completed her fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus at the University of Wisconsin. Dr. Steele is a Board Certified Ophthalmologist, fellowship trained in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus, a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, the Colorado Ophthalmological Society, the Colorado Medical Society, the Arapahoe-Douglas-Elbert Medical Society, and the Denver Medical Society.

Adrienne L. Ruth, MD

Dr. Ruth graduated with distinction from Stanford University. She was elected to membership in the Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society and received the President’s Award for Academic Excellence. She obtained her Medical Degree from Harvard Medical School.  She completed her residency in Ophthalmology at Emory Eye Center and a fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus at the Jules Stein Eye Institute in Los Angeles, California. Dr. Ruth has enjoyed being involved in medical missionary work in such places as Ecuador and Costa Rica and is fluent in Spanish. Dr. Ruth is a Board Certified Ophthalmologist, fellowship trained in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus, a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, the Colorado Ophthalmological Society, the Colorado Medical Society, the Arapahoe-Douglas-Elbert Medical Society, and the Denver Medical Society.

Justin H. Arbuckle, MD

Dr. Arbuckle received his undergraduate degree in Global Economics from Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah. He graduated Magna Cum Laude from Loyola University Strich School of Medicine in Maywood, Illinois where he obtained his Medical Degree and was elected to membership in the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society. After completing his ophthalmology residency at the Storm Eye Institute at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, South Carolina, he then went on to complete a fellowship in pediatric ophthalmology at Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis, Indiana. Dr. Arbuckle is a Board Certified Ophthalmologist, fellowship trained in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus, a member of the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus as well as the American Academy of Ophthalmology.

Jean L. DeMoss, OD

Dr. DeMoss’s undergraduate degree is from Davidson College in North Carolina. She obtained her degrees in the Visual Sciences and Optometry from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry in Philadelphia where she was inducted into the Beta Sigma Kappa International Optometric Honor Society and the Gold Key International Honor Society. She completed a pediatric residency from The Eye Institute at the Pennsylvania College of Optometry in 1999. She is a member of the American Optometric Association, the American Academy of Optometry, the Colorado Optometric Association and the College of Optometrists in Visual Development.

Amanda Huston, OD

Dr. Huston has an undergraduate degree from Houghton College in New York. She obtained her doctorate of optometry and master’s degree in vision science from The Ohio State University College of Optometry, where she graduated summa cum laude. She was inducted into the Beta Sigma Kappa International Optometric Honor Society and the Gold Key International Honor Society during her time at Ohio State. Dr. Huston completed a pediatric residency at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center in 2013 and received the Terrence N. Ingraham Pediatric Residency Award for clinical excellence in pediatric patient care. She is a member of the American Optometric Association and the American Academy of Optometry.

SUPPORTING TEAM:

Great doctors need a great staff!  Children’s Eye Physicians is known for, and is proud of, our customer focused, highly trained, professional and most importantly, child friendly staff.  Learn more about our exceptional team!

-Managers: Our managers are out on the front lines of patient care.  We are always willing and actively soliciting feedback from our patients and parents.  You will see them walking around the office seeking opportunities to serve you better.


Lynette Bridges–Chief Executive Officer


Katherine Brumley–Scheduling Director


Andrea Mosher–Clinical Director


Wendy Spirek- Director of Community Outreach and Contracting


We believe that our patients are our number one priority. We stand behind this belief with the appointment of a job position that ensures our patients have an outlet to voice their experience after a visit to Children’s Eye Physicians. Additionally, our patient advocate assists patients and parents with obtaining medical insurance in hardship circumstances. The caring, empathetic spirit of our patient advocate allows her to aid families who have been given an unexpected or devastating diagnosis in finding support and assistance with external organizations.

Jennifer Berg – Administrative Director and Patient Advocate

Briana Pierce – Billing Manager

Monika Bielich-Patient Service Representative Manager


Marie Burkhardt-Operations Manager

-Patient Service Representatives: Our front desk staff will be the first and last people you talk to on the day of your visit. You will get to know them well!  Their goals are to be helpful, knowledgeable, informative, and compassionate. Please, communicate your needs to them and allow them to show you their dedication to making your experience at Children’s Eye Physicians extraordinary.

-Technicians:Highly trained, informative, child friendly and comprehensive are just a few things that will come to mind after experiencing our technical staff in action!  You can feel confident in the expertise and professionalism that our technicians exude.  As members of our care team, they are eager to aid in the understanding of your child’s diagnosis and treatment plan.

-Billing Specialists:In the confusing chaos of insurance companies, it is reassuring to know that there are qualified billing specialists on-site at our office to aid you in the understanding of medical vs. routine vision coverage.  Our helpful billing staff is prepared to answer your questions and assist you with any financial concerns.

-Surgery Coordinator: With compassion and expertise, our surgical scheduler goes above and beyond to ensure that making arrangements for a surgical procedure is stress-free and quick.