Dr. Jack Seitz came to Vernal and was employed by Daynes Optical in October of 1960. He purchased the practice in the mid-60s. The office was located on the west side of the Hotel Vernal building for several years. In the late 60s a new building was built at 185 North Vernal Ave. Dr. Seitz sold the practice to his two sons in the early 90s, Dr. Gordon, Dr. Neldon and his son in-law Tod Tesar. Dr. Jack worked for them until 2002. Since then and always Seitz Eye Care is here for your eye care needs.
Dr. Butterfield was born and raised in Riverton, Utah where he graduated from Riverton High School in 2004. He received his Associates degree in Science from Salt Lake Community College and then attended Utah State University where he graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Biology and a Minor in Chemistry. Dr. Butterfield then went on to attend Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, Tennessee where he graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Doctorate in Optometry in 2014. He interned at Child & Family Eye Care Center where the focus was on children's vision and vision therapy. Another internship was completed at the Salt Lake City Veteran’s Hospital. He has been working at Seitz Eye Care since July 2014. Some of his professional interests are in primary eye care, vision therapy, sports vision, contact lenses, medical eye conditions, and pediatric eye care. Dr. Butterfield is married to BreeAnn Howell and they have two boys and one daughter.
Bret J. Butterfield, O.D.