Chester T Roe III grew up in northern Illinois. He earned is undergraduate degree studying Chemistry at the University of Illinois in Champaign/Urbana as a James Scholar. He attended and graduated from the Abraham Lincoln School of Medicine – University of Illinois in Chicago, Illinois. His senior year he did ophthalmology research at the Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary. He then moved to Denver for internship at St. Luke’s Hospital. Sunshine, mountains and less traffic geographically changed his life.
He attended the University of Missouri at Kansas City Truman Medical Center for his ophthalmology residency but returned to Denver permanently after that. For the first half of his career he practiced ophthalmology on the west side of Denver and at the Children’s Hospital. In 2000 he opened his private practice in the Cherry Creek Eye Center. Dr. Roe is certified through the American Board of Ophthalmology and is a Level II Accredited Ophthalmologist for the Division of Workers Compensation State of Colorado.
Dr. Roe and his wife Chris and son Chet IV enjoy Denver, but also love to ski, bike, hike, fish and spend time in the mountains when they can.