About InSight Eye Care
Learn more about our optometry practice here. Insight Eye Care is pleased to offer a wide range of optometric services, eye care products including eyeglasses, specialty eyewear, frames, and contact lenses. Our staff is happy to help however we can.
Dr. Ryan P. Ames
Dr. Ryan P. Ames was born and raised in Oshkosh. He graduated from North High and attended Drake University where he received his BS in Biology with a minor in Chemistry and Philosophy. While completing his undergraduate degree, he performed parasitology research, which was later published, with Des Moines Osteopathic Medical School.
Next, he was accepted in the optometric program at the Illinois College of Optometry. Along with his regular studies, he was a teaching assistant for the ophthalmic optics course. He also received membership into the Gold Key Honors Society. This honor was awarded to less than 10% of his graduating class.
Beyond the required course work, he took elective courses in advanced spectacle prescribing, ridged gas permeable contact lens modifications, and therapeutic injectable medications.
Along with comprehensive eye care, Dr. Ryan P. Ames has emphasized his practice on specialty contact lenses, glaucoma, and dry eye management. Dr. Ames also enjoys working with children and has advanced training in pediatrics and binocular vision.
Dr. Ryan P. Ames is a member of the Lake Winnebago Society of the Wisconsin Optometric Association, a member of the American Optometric Association, provider for the InfantSEE Program, and is the President of the N.E.W. Rotary eClub.
Dr. Brittany Beers
Dr. Brittany E Beers (Glatting) grew up in Oshkosh and attended Oshkosh North High School. She then earned her bachelor’s degree in Communication Science and Disorders from the University of Wisconsin – Madison.
After graduation, she moved to Memphis, TN to study optometry at Southern College of Optometry. During optometry school, she worked as a tutor to underclassmen and as a teaching assistant for second year courses. Additionally, she enjoyed being able to give back to the Memphis community through participation in events such as school vision screenings, Special Olympics eye exams, and Project Homeless Connect. Dr. Beers also found a passion for helping patients with eye teaming difficulties and “lazy eye” and spent a full semester of study in Los Angeles focused on this treatment, called Vision Therapy.
Dr. Brittany Beers graduated Summa Cum Laude from Southern College of Optometry and returned to the Fox Valley to practice optometry. She is passionate about providing comprehensive eye care and treatment of eye diseases, such as dry eye and glaucoma. She also enjoys providing care to children and teens to ensure they are well-prepared visually for school.
Dr. Beers is a member of the American Optometric Association and the Wisconsin Optometry Association and participates actively as the President of the Lake Winnebago Society.
Outside of work, Dr. Beers enjoys spending time with her husband and dog, playing tennis, participating in the Big Brothers Big Sisters program, and cheering on the Badgers.
Dr. Linda Dejmek
Dr. Linda Dejmek has been a practicing optometrist since 1978 and is Board Certified as a Fellow of the College of Optometrists in Vision Development (FCOVD).
Dr. Dejmek completed her undergraduate work at the University of Wisconsin – Oshkosh and Madison and graduated from Indiana University, School of Optometry, in 1978. At that time she returned to Appleton to join her father in practice at Appleton Eye Clinic, now Insight Eye Care.
In 2004 Dr. Dejmek opened a second practice to focus on vision therapy and neuro-rehabilitative optometric care. The specialty clinic, A B See Vision Therapy Center, is located in Neenah.
At Insight Eye Care, Dr. Dejmek limits her practice to pediatrics and the treatment of patients with acquired brain injury. She treats children with learning problems, turned eyes, diplopia, and amblyopia. She also works with neurological problems affecting the visual system such as concussion, Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), stroke, Parkinson’s disease, Multiple Sclerosis and other neurological conditions affecting the visual system.
Dr. Dejmek has served on numerous boards in the field of optometry including the Association of Regulatory Boards of Optometry (ARBO), serving two years as President. She has also served on the Federation of Association of Regulatory Boards (FARB), Wisconsin Optometry Examining Board, and was an Examiner on the International Examination and Certification Board (IECB) of the College of Optometrist in Vision Development (COVD).
Dr. Dejmek was selected as the Wisconsin Optometric Association Optometrist of the year in 1995. She was also awarded the Zonta Award in Science and Technology, and listed in the Who’s Who in American Women. She was a medical illustrator for the textbook System for Ophthalmic Dispensing by Dr. Clifford W. Brooks and Dr. Irvin M. Borish.
When she is not working, Dr. Dejmek loves to travel, go fishing, read, and work on her photography and art projects.
Dr. John Anderson
Retired December 2020
Dr. John Anderson is a graduate of the Illinois College of Optometry and has been practicing optometry in the Oshkosh area for over 21 years. His studies included low vision, pediatric and geriatric ophthalmic care, contact lens, and vision therapy. Dr. Anderson has made his home in Oshkosh with his wife and their two daughters. He is an active member of local civic groups such as the Oshkosh Chamber, Meal-On-Wheels, and the Southwest Rotary.