Meet The Team
At Clay Street EyeCare, you will find an experienced and helpful team of eye care professionals dedicated to meeting your eye health needs. We recognize you have a choice for your eye care professional and thank you for choosing us to care for your family’s vision needs. We invite you to refer your friends and family to our eye care office.
Dr. Nancy Otte
Dr. Nancy Otte graduated from Jasper High School and then attended Indiana University graduating with a Doctor of Optometry degree. She has practiced optometry in Jasper her entire career merging her practice with Dr. Tom Buechler in August 2006 to form Clay Street EyeCare.
Dr. Otte has been very active in the community having served on the Jasper Chamber of Commerce, Strassenfest Committee and Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Dubois County. Indiana University is still a big part of her life as she not only cheers on the Hoosiers at games but is also active in the local alumni chapter and currently serves on IU's Athletic Committee. Dr. Otte really enjoys working with people and getting to know them over the years. After an accident in 2010 the support and help from many of her patients and friends helped her get back to work full time again.
In her spare time Dr. Otte enjoys outside activities, her dog Gracie and working out. She plans on helping her patients with their eye care and their eye wear for years to come.
Dr. Tom Buechler
Dr. Tom Buechler graduated from the IU School of Optometry in 1982 and has practiced in Jasper since 1988. In 2006 he merged his practice with Dr. Otte and Clay Street EyeCare was formed to better serve our patients.
Dr. Buechler lives in Jasper with his wife Julie and two daughters, Anjuli and Aimee. He enjoys outdoor activities such as cycling, hiking and flyfishing.
Dr. Buechler says "I greatly enjoy the relationships that develop over the years in caring for my patients' eyecare needs".
Dr. Ryan Kluemper
Dr. Ryan Kluemper graduated from Jasper High School in 2000 and attended Indiana University, graduating from the IU School of Optometry in 2007. After graduation he worked in Angola, IN from 2007-2011. He moved back to Dubois County in 2012 after meeting his wife.
Dr. Kluemper currently lives in Jasper with his wife, Andrea, and two children, Jack and Savannah. In his free time, Dr. Kluemper enjoys golfing, bowling, bike rides and spending time with his kids.
Dr. Kluemper is excited to be a part of the Clay Street EyeCare family and looks forward to helping each one of his patients with all of their eye care needs.