Dr. Claringbold is the current College Advisory Board Chair. He is a board certified Ophthalmologist with the MidMichigan Physicians Group. He began practicing in 1997. He received a Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Claringbold has special interest in general and pediatric ophthalmology, oculoplastic surgery, cataract and refractive surgery and retinal eye surgery.