Our Eye Doctors and Staff

Eye care professionals at Family Vision Lakewood, CO, specialize in understanding how the human eye really works, as well as diseases and conditions that affect your vision – many of which do not have obvious symptoms. Eye doctors know how age and risk factors affect vision over time for young and old, and they understand the benefits and features of corrective lenses including eyeglasses and contacts.

Our optometrists take the time to explain the results of your eye exam, describe your options, and listen to your eye care needs. Because maintaining good eye health is an ongoing partnership, we encourage you to ask questions and share your health information, which could be vital to monitoring, diagnosing, and treating potential vision problems.

DALE G. Lervick, OD, FAAO

Dr Lervick has been in private practice in Lakewood since 1974 and his practice has been located at 7586 West Jewell Avenue since 2000.  The practice provides primary eye care and includes comprehensive eye examinations, ocular disease treatment and management, complicated and routine contact lens services, refractive surgery consultation, and a special emphasis in low vision rehabilitation services.  The practice also provides optical dispensing services.

Dr. Lervick is a graduate of North Dakota State University and the Illinois College of Optometry. After graduation, he served in the U.S. ARMY 31st and 5th Field Hospitals.   From 1972-1976, Dr. Lervick was the Director of the Contact Lens and Low Vision Clinics at the Colorado Optometric Center. In 1974 he entered into the private practice of optometry.  Since 1974, he has been in private practice in Lakewood.  During his career, Dr. Lervick has been involved in numerous professional organizations. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry (FAAO), a member of the American Optometric Association (AOA), and a member of the Colorado Optometric Association (COA). As a Low Vision expert, Dr. Lervick serves on the Low Vision Committee of the COA, participates in the AOA and AAO Low Vision sections.

Nationally, Dr. Lervick has served as Chairman of the AOA-PAC, President of the American Optometric Foundation, and Vice President of Beta Sigma Kappa. He was appointed as a member of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Practicing Physicians Advisory Committee to the Secretary of Health,  a capacity in which he served for four years.


Barbie Jodoin, O.D., originally from Madison, AL, graduated Magna Cum Laude from Mississippi State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biological Engineering with a concentration in Biomedical Engineering.

Dr. Jodoin received her Doctorate from Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, TN where she graduated Magna Cum Laude.  At SCO, she served as a Student Ambassador for the college and was a member of Beta Sigma Kappa honor fraternity.  During her time at SCO, she received several awards, various scholarships, and Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges.  She completed her residency focusing in the management of Refractive and Ocular Surgery at Toyos Clinic in Germantown, TN.  Following her residency, she served as the clinical director of the Nashville locations of Toyos Clinic, TLC Nashville, and TLC Denver.

Dr. Jodoin had the opportunity to live in several states across the United States because her father was an Army Officer.  Her experiences in different parts of the country and situations have helped her as a physician relate to her patients in a better way.  Dr. Jodoin enjoys hiking and cooking with her husband, Richard.