Born: Turlock, CA. Raised in Escondido, CA.
Education: Graduated Cum Laude from UC Riverside and the Southern California College of Optometry. Dr. Van Hoose was one of the first Optometrists in California to be TPA certified to prescribe medications to treat diseases of the eye.
Practice: Assumed ownership of San Diego Optometry in 1994 and joined forces with Dr. Ackroyd to form Ackroyd and Van Hoose Optometry in 2002.
Family: Married to his wife, Viona, since 1972. Their son, Marc, is also one of the Optometrists in the office.
Activities/Interests: Golf, Cars, Family