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1724 W. Kearney St. Ste. 116
Springfield, MO 65803
Phone: (417) 865-4448View Map

Our Hours

  • Monday:  9:00 - 5:00
  • Tuesday:  9:00 - 5:00
  • Wednesday:  9:00 - 5:00
  • Friday:  9:00 - 5:00
  • Saturday:  by appt.
  • Thurs. & Sun.  Closed

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Welcome to Advanced Family Eye Care of Springfield, MO

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Our optometric practice proudly serves the Springfield, MO area with a tradition of quality service and a friendly staff. Dr. Cook takes great pride in offering every patient the absolute best in vision care—whether through fitting them with eyeglasses or contact lenses, diagnosing cataracts, glaucoma, and other eye diseases, or recommending LASIK and other eye surgery procedures.

Our expert optometrist and experienced staff will take the time to answer all of your questions, explain treatment options, and provide the highest quality eye
health treatments available.

Dr. Cook

Dr. Cook

After graduating from Southern California College of Optometry in 1980, Dr. Cook moved back to MO...

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Built on the foundation of patient convenience and satisfaction, Advanced Family Eye Care serves all of your family’s eye care needs under one roof. Come visit our modern facility and friendly doctor and staff!

Vision Wellness News

Slideshow: 8 Warning Signs of Vision Problems in Kids

If your child shows one or more of these symptoms, it's possible he or she may have a vision problem.

10 Myths About Contact Lenses

People have a lot of misconceptions about contact lenses. Here are the facts.

How blue light is both bad for you AND good for you! (Huh?)

7 key facts about blue light and how to protect your eyes from it.

Green Eyes: The Most Attractive Eye Color?

We conducted a survey on the most attractive eye color and received more than 66,000 responses. The results may surprise you.

What You Should Know If Your Child Is Nearsighted [Infographic]

Is your child nearsighted? Here are the facts you need to know. (Some might surprise you!)

Why Early Eye Exams For Your Child Are So Important

Eye exams are crucial to detect vision problems that lead to poor reading skills.

Can I Swim With My Contact Lenses In?

Swimming with contacts can irritate and even damage your eyes.

Quiz: Which Sunglasses Fit Your Personality?

Take this eight-question quiz to find out which sunglass style best matches your personality.

Back-to-School Pink Eye Facts for Parents and Teachers

It's time to think about this highly contagious condition. Are you ready for the epidemic?

5 Tips for Preventing Red Eyes in Photos

Do you have vampire eyes in all your photos? How to prevent and fix red-eye.

Legally Blind: What Does It Mean? [Interactive Simulation]

Try out this interactive simulation to see the difference between normal vision, legally blind, and in between.

Planning a Summer Vacation With the Kids? Don't Forget to Pack This Essential Item.

Did you know that a child's eye is less capable of blocking UV than an adult lens?

The Reason Behind David Bowie's Interesting Eyes

Learn about this fascinating condition called anisocoria and what causes it.

Interesting Facts About the Pupil; Plus an Interactive Dilation Simulation

See how the pupil automatically dilates in low light and constricts in bright light.

Eye Safety News: Latest Fireworks Report Highlights Dangers to Eyes.

The U.S. Consumer Products Safety Commission demonstrates what happens when a bottle rocket hits a boy's eye.

Over 1/3 of children's eyes go unprotected, says the Vision Council. [Infographic]

Download and share this infographic in honor of Sunglasses Day!

Quiz: Which Frames Fit Your Personality?

Take this seven-question quiz to find out which frame style best matches your personality.

6 Ways to Avoid Getting This Serious Eye Infection

If you wear contacts and are planning to get a little dirty this summer, you need to read this.

5 Trends in Men's Eyeglasses

View our slideshow for the latest trends in men's eyeglass frames

June is Cataract Awareness Month

Got questions about cataracts or cataract surgery? Find the answers on AllAboutVision.com's cataracts FAQs page.

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