Meet the Team
Lindsey Clyde, O.D.
Dr. Lindsey Clyde was born in Colorado Springs, CO. She graduated from the University of Colorado in Boulder with a Bachelor degree in Biology. Dr. Lindsey Clyde then attended NOVA Southeastern University College of Optometry. During her time there, she completed an externship in Ocular Disease from the worlds most recognized eye hospital, The Bascom Palmer Eye Institute. After Optometry school, she worked in Colorado for one year before moving to the Phoenix area in 2006.
She is a member of the American Optometric Association (AOA) and board member on the Arizona Optometric Association (AZOA).
Eric M. Clyde, O.D.
Dr. Eric Clyde joined the practice in 2009. He works along side his sister who has owned the practice since 2006. Dr. Eric Clyde completed his undergraduate studies from the University of Colorado with a degree in Integrative Physiology. He then followed his sister to Fort Lauderdale to attend NOVA Southeastern University College of Optometry. He is a member of the American Optometric Association (AOA) and the Arizona Optometric Association (AZOA).
Peter T. Ryan, O.D.
A native of the Chicago area, Dr. Peter Ryan recently joined Valley Eyecare Center from Optical Expressions in Scottsdale and Phoenix. Dr. Ryan completed his training from the Illinois College of Optometry in 1986 and subsequently started his own practice. In addition, he spent ten years as a staff member at the Cook County Hospital System, the University of Chicago and Humana Health Care. Then in 1998, the Phoenix weather tempted Dr. Ryan to continue his optometric practice and retinal research. He is a member of the American Optometric Association (AOA) and the Arizona Optometric Association (AZOA).
Away from the office, Dr. Ryan enjoys spending time with his wife and getting back to Chicago to see his family as often as possible.
Seth Baldwin, O.D.
Dr. Seth Baldwin is from Glendale, Arizona. He graduated from the University of Arizona in 2007 with a degree in Physiological Sciences. Dr. Baldwin then attended Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, TN. Immediately following graduation, he commissioned as an officer in the U.S. Army where he served at Fort Bliss (Texas), Fort Carson (Colorado), and Camp Arifjan (Kuwait). After six years in the Army, Dr. Baldwin returned home to Arizona and joined the Valley Eye Care team. He is a member of the American Optometric Association (AOA) and the Arizona Optometric Association (AZOA).
In his free time, Dr. Baldwin enjoys playing golf, hiking, backpacking, and spending time with his wonderful wife, Emily, and two dogs, Shadow and Ely.
Tom W. Clyde, O.D.
Dr. Tom Clyde has been practicing optometry for over 30 years. After receiving his degree in optometry from the University of Houston, he served as an optometrist in the Army for several years before settling down in Colorado Springs. Colorado is still the primary location where he practices but does work in the two Phoenix offices.