Dr. Rockwell graduated from Indiana University in Bloomington with a Bachelor of Arts in Biology in 1991. He then graduated from Indiana University School of Optometry in 1995 as a member of the Beta Sigma Kappa Honor Fraternity. He took the additional step in training by completing a residency in Ocular Disease and Surgical Co-Management at the Eye Institute of Utah in Salt Lake City.
Dr. Rockwell is an active member of the American Optometric Association and the Arizona Optometric Association (AZOA). He was selected as the AZOA’s “Young Optometrist of the Year” in 2004, and served as President in 2006. Furthermore, he is a long-serving board member, and past President, of the Arizona Friends of Talking Books, the charity associated with the Arizona State Braille and Talking Book Library.