Dr. Jacob Letourneau is an exceptional optometrist, with a true humanitarian spirit. After growing up in Concordia, Kansas, Dr. Letourneau received his Bachelors’ Degree in Human Biology from University of Kansas where he was a 4 year member and a 2 year starter on the football team, Big XII Academic All Conference, and District 6 Academic All-American selection.
He then went on to University of Alabama-Birmingham School of Optometry, where he received his Doctorate of Optometry and specialized in diagnosis and treatment of ocular disease, including glaucoma, macular degeneration and diabetes, as well as pediatric and family eye care.
Dr. Letourneau is a member of the American Optometric Association and the Kansas Optometric Association. He participates in the InfantSee program, a program in which participating optometrists provide a comprehensive infant eye assessment between 6 and 12 months of age as a no-cost public service. As a volunteer with Volunteer Optometric Services to Humanity, or VOSH, Dr. Letourneau has traveled to many countries, including Costa Rica, Honduras and the Dominican Republic, to provide eye health exams and prescribe and distribute glasses to those in need.
When Dr. Letourneau is out of the office he likes to attend University of Kansas athletic events with his wife, Karla, and daughter, Isla, spending time with his family and friends, running and working in the yard with his dog, Blue.