Dr. DenHartog received her Doctor of Optometry from Indiana University School of Optometry. She earned her Bachelor of Arts with a major in Psychology from the University of Iowa. She has been practicing in the greater Des Moines area since 2000. She is an active member of the Iowa Optometric Association and the American Optometric Association. Her practice emphasis includes primary eye care, diagnosis and management of ocular disease, diagnosis and treatment of dry eye disease, children’s exams, and multifocal, soft, gas permeable, and scleral contact lens fits.
Dr. Jennifer DenHartog, OD, is excited to offer more advanced testing and therapies in dry eye, because she is a dry eye patient herself! She takes an integrative approach to treating dry eye, starting with an accurate diagnosis and a detailed look at your overall health. Dr. DenHartog is passionate about helping patients manage their dry eye disease to achieve better comfort and vision.
Dr. DenHartog enjoys spending time with her husband and two children. They enjoy watching the kids’ activities, camping, and gardening. She is active in her local church and enjoys traveling, photography, and participating in medical mission trips.