Welcome to the Family Eye Care Center

Welcome to the Family Eye Care Center, North Iowa's premiere vision care provider. We utilize the latest technology in our offices, striving for excellence in eye care and patient satisfaction.

Our Mission

At the Family Eye Care Center, our friendly team of professionals will treat you with the utmost care and respect. With personalized care and knowledge, we offer the latest technology to provide you with the best vision care available.



What's New

  • Sep 1, 2016 - September is Sports Eye Safety month

    September is Sports Eye Safety month, and the statistics are in: Prevent Blindness America estimates that sports are the leading cause of eye injuries. Many people don’t know how serious sports injuries are, and that these kinds of injuries could lead to irreversible eye damage.More than 90% of all Sports injury's can be prevented with the use of the appropriate protective eyewear!
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  • Aug 1, 2016 - Children's Vision and Learning Month

    August is here, and with it comes the start of a new school year and childrens vision and learning month.
     Did you know there are 17 Visual skills required for academic success and seeing 20/20 is just one of those visual skills.
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  • Jun 27, 2016 - June 27th is National Sunglasses Day

    June 27th is National Sunglasses Day! 

    Weather it's sunny or cloudy, summer or winter- millions of Americans make the conscious decision to not wear sunglasses or other UV protective eyewear. While seemingly harmless, this habit carries serious vision risks, many of which are not known or understood by those who fail to wear protective eyewear. 
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  • Jun 22, 2016 - Family Eye Care Center Team Training
    The Family Eye Care Center team got do something a little different this week for training. We would like to thank Melinda Furman and Dr. Jackson for instructing us with the dissection of a cows eyeball. This helped us all become more familiar with the parts of the eye from the outside to the inside.
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  • Jun 1, 2016 - June is UV Safety Awareness Month

    June is UV (ultraviolet light) Safety Awareness Month.


     Sunglasses are a great fashion accessory, but their most important job is protecting your eyes from the suns ultraviolet rays. Family Eye Care Center wants to remind you the importance of protecting your eyes from the sun's harmful rays by wearing proper protection.

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  • May 1, 2016 - May is Sports Eye Safety Month

    May is National Sports Eye Safety Month.  Basketball, football, racquetball, golf, and baseball.....What do these sports have in common? Answer: They are all considered sports with a high risk of eye injury. You can add to the list boxing, softball, lacrosse, hockey, tennis, soccer, paintball, fencing, badminton, and even fishing. Every year Americans suffer eye injuries during sports and recreation. The good news is 90% of these injuries could be prevented with the use of the protective eyewear.
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  • Mar 1, 2016 - March is Workplace Eye Wellness Month

    March is Workplace Eye Wellness Month 
    The human eye is often taken for granted. While people are accustomed to eating healthy foods and receiving the proper amount of exercise, many rarely consider their vision health. When it comes to our eyes, it is most important to protect the eyesight we have been given. During Workplace Wellness Month, we would like to remind everyone that workplace eye safety actions are easy to incorporate and invaluable to maintain long-term vision health.
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  • Feb 1, 2016 - February is (AMD) Age-related Macular Degeneration Awareness Month.
     February is Age-Related Macular Degeneration Awareness Month. In the effort to help educate patients about the symptoms, risk factors, and treatment options for this disease among older Americans. Awareness makes a difference! More »
  • Jan 1, 2016 - January is National Glaucoma Awareness Month


    To spread the word about this ''silent blinding diseases,'' January is National Glaucoma Awareness Month. Glaucoma is the leading source of preventable permanent vision loss.

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Hours & Locations

  • Garner Office
    45 State Street
    Garner IA 50438
    Phone: 641-923-3737
    Fax: 641-923-3254
  • Britt Office
    90 Main Avenue North
    Britt IA 50423
    Phone: 641-843-3841
    Fax: 641-843-4686
  • Forest City Office
    139 East K
    Forest City IA 50436
    Phone: (641) 585-3590
    Fax: (641) 585-4058
    Emergency Contact: In case of emergency, please phone our office at the number listed above and follow the instructions.
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Friday 8:00AM - Noon
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed