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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

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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.

Eye Nutrition: It's more than just carrots...

With the right foods and supplements, you can maintain and even improve the health of your eyes.

Lifelong Non-Smokers Can Avoid Early Vision Loss From Macular Degeneration

Tell young people you know: Those with AMD who NEVER smoked tend to develop the disease later than those who HAVE smoked.

What Cataracts and the Penny Pusher Game Have in Common

Here's another reason why eyes are so amazing.

Women Aren't Getting Eye Exams. Why?

Survey shows that some American women are cheating themselves out of preventive eye care.

Eye-Healthy Chilled Soup Sipper

Happy St. Patrick's Day! Hope you remembered to EAT green today, too! Here's a recipe with important nutrients for eyes.

2015 Low Vision Report, by The Vision Council

Interesting reading on the impact of vision impairment on quality of life, with helpful info about low vision magnifying devices.

Eye Nutrition News: Omega-3 Supplements Help Computer Users with Dry Eyes

Use computers a lot? A study found that daily omega-3 supplements could help your dry eyes feel better.

The Big Dress Debate: Why No One Agrees on the Color of This Dress

Some see this dress as white and gold, while others see it as black and blue. It can be confusing, but here's the reason why.

Infant Vision: Smoking During Pregnancy Linked to Childhood Vision Problems

Smoking during pregnancy increases risk of strabismus and other serious vision problems in kids. Good reason to quit.