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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

Convenient Patient Resources

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Welcome to Advanced Family Eye Care of Springfield, MO

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


The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission wants you to know what fireworks do to eyes...

Why bottle rockets, firecrackers and even sparklers are very dangerous to eyes.

Are you one of the many people who rarely wear sunglasses? This interesting report will...

The Vision Council has released its 2015 report on UV rays and sunglasses.

Forgetting to blink: This and 7 other things you do at your desk can cause...

Infographic has tips for avoiding computer eye strain at your desk.

It's National Eat Your Vegetables Day! Take a look at these recipes containing eye-healthy veggies.

Are you eating your veggies today? It's easy with these eye-healthy recipes.

Perturbed about eye floaters and spots before your eyes? Learn more about them.

Sometimes eye floaters are a sign of a serious problem, like a detached retina.

Cooked eggs can boost potential eye health benefits of raw veggies.

Absorption of lutein and other carotenoids increases when you eat eggs along with your salad.

Got dry eyes? A recent study says yoga can help!

Abdominal breathing - the kind you do during yoga - has been found to help women with dry eyes.

Wow! This medieval eye infection remedy containing onion and garlic has been found to be...

Researchers test an odd remedy on MRSA and find it to be 90 percent effective.

"Can I have LASIK eye surgery if I'm pregnant?" Learn the answer to this and...

Hormonal changes during pregnancy can make LASIK outcomes less predictable.

May is Healthy Vision Month! Check out this infographic from the National Eye Institute for...

Learn how to make your vision last a lifetime with these tips and interesting facts from the NEI.

Sunrise? Or sunset? The color of the light may help you decide.

Our body clocks are tuned into how the color of light changes throughout the day, says new study.

No wonder your eyes are dry: springtime allergen spikes are now linked to dry eyes.

Allergy prevention such as air filters could help your dry eyes feel better!

Are you making enough eye contact with your kids?

Eye contact and other direct engagement with your children is so important for their development.

Could a 3D printer make a human eye?

It may sound crazy, but at least one company is working on the idea of 3D-printing eyes from living tissue.

What do your eyes tell you? Is Kitty going up the stairs? Or down?

A real-life optical illusion has started another online debate.

Dry eyes, Sjogren's syndrome, and the amazing comeback of Sjogren's sufferer Venus Williams

Learn about Sjogren's syndrome and how Venus Williams isn't letting it get her down.