Dr. Traynor was born and raised in Tucson, Arizona. After graduating Magna Cum Laude from Brigham Young University in 2000, Dr. Traynor undertook his medical studies at the University of Virginia School of Medicine in Charlottesville, VA. After graduation from medical school in May 2004. Dr. Traynor was an ophthalmology resident and glaucoma fellow at the Dean McGee Eye Institute in Oklahoma City, OK. The Dean McGee Eye Institute has been recognized as one of the top ophthalmology training programs in the country due to the expertise of the supervising surgeons and physicians, the extremely high volume of surgery performed during residency, and the quality of education and research. Dr. Traynor founded Premier Eye Care of Eastern Idaho in 2011 and specializes in complex cataract surgery and in the medical and surgical care of glaucoma.