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Eyes are important indicators of overall health, and comprehensive eye care goes beyond a prescription for glasses or contact lenses. At Athens Eye Care Center, we take the time to get to know you, your eye care history, and your vision needs.

Dr. Leanne Whitaker, our optometrist provides the expert care, advice, options, and follow up you need whether you are a new patient or an existing one.

Great Eyewear and Eye Care in Athens, AL

Athens Eye Care Center serves North Alabama’s Limestone County including Athens, Huntsville and Madison, AL- schedule an appointment today.

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Your Child's Annual Eye Exam - Schedule Today!

So many school age kids have vision challenges. Experts assert that early detection of a child's eyesight issue is critical because, if ignored, it could cause serious vision damage.

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Damaging Blue Light

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Focus on Macular Degeneration

Macular degeneration is an extremely dangerous and quite common eye condition that destroys a person's central and detail vision by eradicating the small part of the retina, called the macula, that controls this type of vision.

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Nautica eyewear is designed to outfit a fresh, well-lived life from the office to the beach and all stops in between. The eyewear collection brings modern design appeal to classic styles, incorporating nautical elements into each frame design.

What's New at Athens Eye Care Center, PC

Are You Ignoring Your Dry Eyes?

You Don’t Have to Live With Dry Eyes Have you noticed that your eyes feel chronically dry, itchy, scratchy or even sometimes watery? Many people that have these symptoms just go on with their lives until the symptoms become unbearable. What they don’t realize is...

Does Smoking Affect Vision?

Eye Doctors Weigh In: How Smoking Can Harm Your Vision & Eye Health We all know that smoking is bad for you, especially the risks that it poses to your heart and lungs. What many people do not know is that cigarette smoke negatively affects your...

Sjogren’s Awareness Month – Understanding The Invisible Disease 

In honor of Sjogren’s Awareness month, eye care providers are helping to spread the word to increase awareness about this hard-to-diagnose disease. Sjogren’s is a systemic autoimmune disorder that can affect the whole body. One of the primary symptoms is excessive dryness particularly in the...