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Independence Family Eye Care

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Primary Location
16637 E 23rd St S
Independence, MO 64055
Phone: 816-461-6880
Fax: 816-836-5644

Office Hours

DayMorningAfternoon
Monday9:00am5:00pm
Tuesday10:00am6:30pm
Wednesday10:00am5:00pm
Thursday9:00am5:00pm
Friday9:00am5:00pm
SaturdayClosedClosed
SundayClosedClosed
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Optometric Services

Slit lamps are used during eye examinations.

Q: What services do doctors of optometry provide?
A: Doctors of optometry provide a wide range of services including the following:

  • Examine eyes for health and vision problems
  • Diagnose and treat eye disease
  • Detect and identify general health problems manifested in the eye (i.e. diabetes, high blood pressure, sickle cell anemia, etc.)
  • Diagnose and treat glaucoma
  • Provide pre-and post-operative care for pathologies and trauma
  • Remove foreign bodies from eyes
  • Provide emergency treatment for eye accidents
  • Prescribe glasses or other devices for specialized vision needs such as hunting, computer work, playing piano, etc.
  • Provide rehabilitative services for victims of head injuries with impared vision
  • Work with pilots, athletes, in need to improve vision performance
  • Evaluate eye coordination for reading and provide vision therapy to improve academic performance
  • Set up industrial vision programs
  • Consult with businesses on environmental vision
  • Work with schools and community groups on vision screening, career days, programs on eye care, etc.
  • Work with Parents as Teacher, educators and parents to enhance the learning potential of preschoolers and students and to inform parents of the importance of preventive eye and vision care
  • Provide low vision services for those with significant visual impairment

Holiday Contest

Stop in our optical department and enter to win a pair of polarized sun glasses!No purchase necessary!Contest runs through December 11, 2017.Still have flex money to use? Prescription sunglasses, contact lenses and second pairs of glasses can be used towards your flex spending account.

Click Here to Order Contacts


Services We strive to provide complete care for our patients. Learn more about all the services we provide.
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Online Forms Our patient forms are available online so they can be completed in the convenience of your own home or office.

Office Hours

DayMorningAfternoon
Monday9:00am5:00pm
Tuesday10:00am6:30pm
Wednesday10:00am5:00pm
Thursday9:00am5:00pm
Friday9:00am5:00pm
SaturdayClosedClosed
SundayClosedClosed
Day Morning Afternoon
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
9:00am 10:00am 10:00am 9:00am 9:00am Closed Closed
5:00pm 6:30pm 5:00pm 5:00pm 5:00pm Closed Closed

Contact

  • 816-461-6880
  • 16637 E 23rd St S Independence, MO 64055
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