Natalie N. Karlinsey, O.D. was born and raised in Highland, UT just south of Salt Lake City. She received her Bachelor's Degree in Spanish at Brigham Young University, then went on to graduate Summa Cum Laude from the Southern California College of Optometry in Fullerton, CA. She worked in a variety of settings as part of her clinical education. Some of these include primary care optometry, retinal specialty, general ophthalmology, specialty contact lenses, and low vision. She especially loves working in a primary care setting where she can see patients of all ages. She is a member of Idaho Optometric Physicians the American Optometric Association. Dr. Karlinsey loves meeting and getting to know new people, and patients especially appreciate her openness and thoroughness in explaining procedures and treatments.
Dr. Karlinsey moved to Boise in 2023 with her husband. When not in the office, Dr. Karlinsey likes to rock climb, hike, camp, and snowboard.