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Find Us

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

Eye Nutrition Research: Supplement boosts contrast sensitivity, for better vision in poor light.

Supplement containing lutein, meso-zeaxanthin and zeaxanthin found to enhance contrast sensitivity.

What happens if cataracts are left untreated?

Learn why you shouldn't wait too long to have cataract surgery.

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

Get snap-happy with these tips for preventing and fixing red eyes in photos.

How your vision changes as you age (with timeline)

Floaters, tunnel vision, smaller pupils - how to deal with age-related eye problems.

Eye Safety News: Latest fireworks report highlights dangers to eyes.

U.S. Consumer Products Safety Commission advises avoiding fireworks, even sparklers.

Eye News - National Sunglasses Day is Monday, June 27th

Download and share a great infographic from The Vision Council! #NationalSunglassesDay

Sunglasses on kids - just as important as sunscreen!

Oh joy! Summer has officially started, so protect your kids' eyes with good-quality sunglasses.

37% of U.S. parents with kids at home say their children have NEVER had an...

Unfortunately, these kids may be at risk for vision problems.

Do you use your vision insurance? Don't let your benefits go to waste!

Many parents with vision insurance don't get eye exams for themselves or their kids.

Today is National Children's Day! Celebrate by scheduling your child's next eye exam.

Want your kids to do well in school this year? Get their eyes tested and give them a head start on good vision.

Chris Paul's Game Vision app aims to help boost sports vision skills.

Fun app from an NBA star may help improve visual processing speed.

Yes, bright lasers can distract pilots. But can the beams also injure their eyes?

Learn what happens to pilots' eyes when a laser device is aimed at an airliner cockpit.

May 31 is World No Tobacco Day. Learn about plain packaging for cigarettes: could it...

Australia, Ireland and other countries have plain-packaging laws now. Who will be next?

Too much smartphone use may lead to crossed eyes in kids, says new research.

Strabismus: A new symptom of computer vision syndrome in children?

Why should we take care of our eyes? This infographic explains. Available in English and...

Our Eyes Are Important, says this National Eye Institute infographic. Spanish version, too.

Hazy, blurry vision is a sign you might have cataracts. Time for an eye exam?...

Learn about cataracts, how they blur your vision, and how they are removed.

Today's AccuWeather UV Index

Protect your eyes from harmful UV rays! Check the UV levels before heading outside.

Eye News - May Is Healthy Vision Month!

Tip no. 4: Wear protective eyewear. (See more eye health tips...)

Here are great tips for stimulating your baby's vision development!

Did you know? Keeping your appearance consistent helps your infant recognize and interact with you.