David Vander Veldt, MD

Comprehensive Optometrist

We are thrilled to welcome Dr. David Vander Veldt to Meadows Eye! Dr. Vander Veldt was born and raised in Southern Nevada, and obtained his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. He went on to earn his Doctor of Optometry (O.D.) degree from the Southern California College of Optometry. Upon completion of optometry school, Dr. Vander Veldt returned to southern Nevada to begin his Optometric career.

Dr. Vander Veldt has been taking care of the eyes of Pahrump since 2004 when he first joined Dr. Leaks at G Dennis Leaks, OD, LTD. His excellent and consistent care, and his commitment to the Pahrump community has resulted in him being one of the best known and most well-respected eye care providers in Pahrump. In addition to providing general eye exams and refractions, Dr. Vander Veldt is experienced in all aspects of ophthalmic care, and treats a wide variety of ocular conditions and diseases.

When Meadows Eye acquired G Dennis Leaks, OD, LTD in 2023, we were delighted to have Dr. Vander Veldt join the Meadows Eye team and continue providing top notch care to the Pahrump community.

When Dr. Vander Veldt, “Dr. V” is not at work, he enjoys spending time with his wife and three children. In his spare time, he enjoys hiking, biking, skiing and traveling.