Dr. Gelarden completed his Doctor of Optometry Degree at Indiana University in 1986. He served in the United States Air Force as an Optometrist and was stationed in Homestead, Florida and overseas in the Philippines. He is Board Certified in Ocular Therapeutics drugs and in the Treatment and Management of Ocular Disease. Dr. Gelarden has practiced in the Carmel / Zionsville area since 1990 and routinely volunteers in school and community vision screening programs. He enjoys spending time on the golf course, with his family and church activities.
Dr. Shalin Zia joined the Ossip Family in 2018. She is a graduate of the prestigious Indiana University School of Optometry where she focused on primary care optometry, ocular disease, pediatrics and contact lenses. Dr. Zia is a member of the American Optometric Association, Indiana Optometric Association, Gold Key Honor Society and the Beta Sigma Kappa Optometric Honor Society. She is originally from Carmel, IN and is excited to serve the community where she grew up. When not serving her patients, Dr. Zia enjoys Traveling and spending time with family and friends.