Dr. Cherney is a long time resident of the La Crosse area. Before optometry, Dr. Cherney worked as a registered nurse in private practice. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing from Viterbo University in 2008 and Doctorate of Optometry from The Ohio State University College of Optometry in 2015. Dr. Cherney is a member of the American Optometric Association and the AOA’s Contact Lens and Cornea section. Dr. Cherney joined Family Vision Center in 2016. Dr. Cherney and his wife Mary are raising two wonderful boys. Dr. Cherney is a strong advocate for fitness and personal health. He enjoys skiing, mountain biking, camping, bicycle building, and hobby car restoration. He enjoys caring for the visual and ocular health needs of all ages, with special interest in ocular disease and specialty contact lenses.