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Optometry Clinic

Appointments: Please call us at (573) 596-0048, walk in, or contact (866) 299-4234 (the hospital Appointment Line) to make an appointment. No referral is needed.

Location: Main Hospital, main floor, room 142

Hours: Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Closed 1st Thursday from 12:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. for training.


  • Comprehensive vision exams, contact lens exams (time/space available for existing contact lens wearers, no new fits), occupational and driver's physicals. Physicals performed on a walk-in basis from 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

  • All active duty dependents are eligible for care in the Optometry Clinic. Retirees will be seen as space is available. Please call or stop in to ceck on the status of our retiree eye care.

  • Active duty and retired service members are eligible to order glasses from the Optometry Clinic.

  • Dilation is recommended for most patients at their comprehensive examination. Dilation requires eye drops to enlarge the pupil and provide the most thorough health evaluation of the eyes. The side effects of dilation are blurry vision(primarily up close) and light sensitivity. Most patients are able to drive after dilation. However patients are encouraged to bring a driver with them to their appointment.

  • Refractive Surgery: Laser Eye Surgery Guidelines

Please bring the following items to all exams:

  • ID card

  • Current medication list

  • Current glasses and sunglasses

  • Pair of current contact lenses AND contact lens box/package or written contact lens prescription

  • All patients under 18 years of age must be accompanied by an adult during their entire examination

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Appointments 866-299-4234
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