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At Family Eye Care,  Dr. Amy Bishop and our entire Childress optometry team are committed to providing advanced vision care in a professional and comfortable environment. As an optometrist in Childress, our primary eye care service includes a complete eye exam that analyzes eye health and vision function. In addition to eye exams and vision testing,Dr. Amy Bishop and our team of optometry professionals provide testing for glaucoma, cataracts and macular degeneration. Our Childress optometrist also offers glasses, contact lenses, and pre- and post-operative care.

Eye Exams

Dr. Amy Bishop and the Family Eye Care team take even routine eye exams very seriously. During a yearly or bi-yearly examination, our Childress patients will receive a patient history review, a series of vision and eye tests, assessments of eye focusing and movement, and an eye health evaluation. Our optometrist will discuss any additional testing that may be required to diagnose an eye disease or condition. Call us a today at 940-937-2015 to schedule an appointment.

Contact Lenses

Not sure that glasses are for you? Ask our Childress staff about contact Lenses. Advances in the field of optometry have produced a variety of different types of contact lenses with a range of benefits. Rigid gas-permeable (RGP), daily-wear soft, extended-wear, extended-wear disposable, and planned replacement are the various types of contact lens options available today. Our Childress optometrist will discuss the various options with you to determine which type will best fit your needs and lifestyle. Schedule your examination today by calling 940-937-2015. There are many advantages to consider when determining if contact lenses are right for you and our knowledgeable staff is here to answer any questions.

Cataract Surgery

Family Eye Care is teaming with Dr. Rocky McAdams with Abilene Eye Institute and Childress Regional Medical Center to offer local cataract surgery. We strive to offer the best care for our patients and have worked with surgeons to offer local cataract surgery for over 20 years. Call our office for a consultation. 940 937-2015

LASIK 

Laser assisted in situ keratomileusis, commonly referred to as LASIK, is a corrective alternative to glasses or contact lenses. Like glasses or contact lenses, LASIK is a method for treating refractive conditions including nearsightedness (myopia), farsightedness (hyperopia), and astigmatism. At Family Eye Care, Dr. Amy Bishop provides pre- and post-operative exams for LASIK and other eye procedures. Call 940-937-2015 today to schedule an examination to see whether you are a candidate for LASIK.

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Monday:

8:00 am - 12:00 pm

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am - 12:00 pm

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am - 12:00 pm

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Thursday:

8:00 am - 12:00 pm

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Friday:

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  • "Family Eye Care is the best at what they do and makes you feel right at home."
    John D. Childress, TX

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