Our Doctors

Dr. Brian Spittle

Brian is a Richmond native. He grew up near Short Pump and went to high school in Ashland. He studied biology at James Madison University in Harrisonburg. Brian's graduate studies were completed at the University of Alabama in Birmingham, Alabama. While in school, he met Norma. One thing led to another and now they share a last name!

Dr. Brian's interests are in disease management and specialty contact lenses.

Dr. Norma Spittle

Dr. Norma was born and raised south of Raleigh, North Carolina. She attended Campbell University, graduating with a degree in Biology. Like Brian, Norma chose to pursue optometry at the University of Alabama in Birmingham, Alabama.

Dr. Norma's interests are in pediatrics, geriatrics, and contact lenses!

Dr. Roy Mittmann

Dr. Mittmann is a long-time resident of Powhatan. He graduated from the Southern California College of Optometry and recently relocated his practice to join our team. We're excited to have him here and look forward to many more years together!

Dr. Mittmann's interests are in retinal disorders, demodex infestation management, and comprehensive family eye care.

Dr. Josh Shows

Dr. Shows joined the practice in November 2012. He brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the group. In addition to his doctorate, Dr. Shows also has a masters in psychophysics! In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter.

Dr. Shows' interests are in comprehensive family eye care, overnight vision correction, and prevention of nearsightedness.

Dr. Jessica Nisewonger

Dr. Nisewonger is a Midlothian native. Like Dr. Brian, she studied biology at James Madison University in Harrisonburg. Her graduate studies were completed at the Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, Tennessee.

Dr. Nisewonger's interests are in disease management and specialty contact lenses, including overnight vision correction and prevention of nearsightedness.