Dr. Jennifer Planitz, O.D.
Optometrist in Rio Rancho, New Mexico
Dr. Planitz is a Board Certified Optometric Physician with a special interest in family practice and pediatrics.
She is a graduate of The Ohio State University College of Optometry, with residency training in ocular disease and pathology through the University of Houston.
She has served as the first female president of the New Mexico Optometric Association and has also been a clinical examiner for the State Board.
Dr. Planitz is a past recipient of the Optometrist of the Year Award, as has been named one of the Most Influential Women in Optical by Vision Monday Magazine. She is also the Vision Source Administrator for the state of New Mexico and Chairs the Federal Legislative Action Keyperson Committee for the American Optometric Association.
In her spare time, Dr. Planitz enjoys physical fitness activities, travel, and spending time with her family.