Matthew J. Donner, O.D

Matthew J. Donner attended the University of Iowa College of Engineering from 2001 until receiving his B.S.E. degree in Biomedical Engineering in May 2005. He then attended Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, Tennessee where he graduated cum laude in May 2009. While in optometry school, Dr. Donner completed internships in Fort Dodge, Memphis, and Chicago. Upon graduation, Dr. Donner returned to his hometown of Ottumwa to practice in a busy ophthalmology clinic before joining Dr. Kruger in the Des Moines and Ames offices in 2013.

In Dr. Donner’s spare time he enjoys spending time with his wife Devin. They enjoy running, hiking, and playing with their spoiled dogs. He is also an avid fan of his alma mater, the Iowa Hawkeyes.

Dr. Donner’s Professional Involvement includes:

  • Current member of the Iowa Optometric Association
  • Current member of the American Optometric Association
  • Current member of the Des Moines Kiwanis Club