Jennifer Schad, OD, FAAO

Jennifer SchadAssistant Professor

Dr. Jennifer Schad is an Assistant Professor at the Michigan College of Optometry.  She received her Bachelor of Science degree from Ferris State University and her Doctor of Optometry degree from Michigan College of Optometry.  She has practiced in West Michigan for the past 16 years and her experience ranges from commercial settings to a high-volume ophthalmology practice. Dr. Schad has served on quality assurance and medical billing committees at a national level within corporate optometry.  Currently, she serves as co-chair for the Medicare Compliance Committee at MCO.

Dr. Schad brings knowledge in business management, including medical insurance coding and billing, to the classroom and teaches in Practice Management courses.  Her experience in primary care optometry includes ocular disease, surgical co-management and care of pediatric patients.  She works with students in the Primary Care clinic at University Eye Center and also teaches General Pharmacology.

Dr. Schad is a member of the American Optometric Association, the Michigan Optometric Association and their Inter-Professional Relations Committee. She is a Fellow in the American Academy of Optometry.

Office: MCO 226

Phone: (231) 591-2192
Email: [email protected]