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Dr. Sean Claflin


Dr. Sean Claflin has twenty-eight years of experience in several diverse eye care settings. He is a native of Cañon City and has served the Fremont county and surrounding counties since 1993.

Dr. Claflin completed his undergraduate studies in northern Colorado and his professional studies in southern California. He then completed a postgraduate residency in eastern Oklahoma. He is active in both state and national associations and organizations in Optometry.

Dr. Claflin lives in Cañon City with his wife, Brenda and their three children – Shea, Sadie, and Mackenzie.

Private Practice   Claflin Eye Care
1/93 – present Canon City, CO

Rural Health Center    Custer County Medical Center / Heart of the Rockies Regional Medical Center
7/08 – present Westcliffe, CO

Referral Center    The Wright Eye Center
1/99 – 12/05 Colorado Springs, CO

Ophthalmology    Center for Eye Care and Surgery
1/94 – 3/98 Pueblo, CO

Multidisciplinary   San Luis Valley Medical Clinic
1/96 – 1/99 Alamosa, CO

Hospital    Hastings Indian Health Hospital
7/92 – 7/93 Tahlequah, OK

Consultant    Federal Bureau of Prisons
9/94 – 9/96 Florence, CO

Professional Associations

  • American Academy of Optometry, Fellow
  • Colorado Optometric Association, Board Trustee
  • American Board of Optometry, Diplomate
  • American Optometric Association, Member
  • Colorado and Oklahoma State Licensures
  • Oklahoma Association of Optometric Physicians
  • Adjunct Clinical Instructor, SCO and UMSL
  • Southern Colorado Optometric Society, Member