Chad A. Gidel, O.D.
Special interests include contact lenses, low vision and general eye care.
Dr. Gidel – Ames Eye Care Optometrist
Dr. Chad Gidel received his Doctor of Optometry degree from the Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago, Illinois. He completed externships at the Illinois Eye Institute in Chicago, Illinois, Olympia Fields Osteopathic Medical Hospital in Olympia Fields, Illinois, and Omega Eye Surgeons in Chicago, Illinois.
Dr. Gidel is a member of the American Optometric Association, the Iowa Optometric Association and the Contact Lens Society of America. He has extensive eye care-related experience in contact lens fitting, low vision, pediatric and special populations care as well as treatment for glaucoma and other ocular diseases.
Outside of work, Dr. Gidel enjoys weight training, basketball, football and spending time with his family.