Leading Optometrist In St. Clairsville
Welcome to Hocking Eye Care! We pride ourselves on providing each patient with quality vision solutions and exceptional personalized attention. Our caring and trusted eye doctor in St. Clairsville, Ohio provides the best personalized optical and medical eye care services and solutions possible.
We welcome patients of all ages to our one-of-a-kind optometry practice. We look forward to "seeing" you soon!
Visit Our Eye Care Clinic
The whole staff at our friendly optometry practice gets to know each individual patient in order to customize eye exams and treatment options. Our family eye care services include eye exams for kids and adults, vision correction and eye disease management. We’re located conveniently to serve St. Clairsville residents and offer hours to suit every family’s schedule.
Dr. Hocking prides himself with the use of state of the art diagnostic equipment including retinal photography, visual field analysis and ocular coherence tomography all inclusive in your comprehensive eye examination.
Dry Eye Clinic
At our clinic, we provide personalized dry eye treatment programs that are tailored to address the specific underlying cause of the condition for each patient.
Our goal is to help reduce dryness and discomfort in the eyes by restoring or maintaining a healthy level of tears. To achieve this, we recommend scheduling a consultation with one of our experienced eye doctors, who can develop a customized treatment plan that is designed to promote optimal eye health and comfort throughout the day.
- Monday: 8:15 AM - 4:00 PM
- Tuesday: 8:15 AM - 4:00 PM
- Wednesday: 8:15 AM - 4:00 PM
- Thursday: 8:15 AM - 4:00 PM
- Friday: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
- Saturday: Closed
- Sunday: Closed
Contact Lenses For You
We offer a wide selection of contact lenses including disposable soft contacts, bifocal/multifocal, toric, conventional lenses and colored lenses. Our highly skilled optometrist will evaluate your eye shape and prescription to determine the best and most comfortable type of contact lenses for your unique eyes.
We ensure that you get the best possible contact lens fit for optimal visual clarity and daily comfort.
Hocking Eye Care has the designer labels you want, right here in St. Clairsville, Ohio. Our passionate opticians will be thrilled to help you find something that will have you feeling confident as ever.
We keep up to date on the eyewear fashion trends and our inventory is always changing. Our wide range of sunglasses, eyeglasses, and reading glasses guarantee that you'll achieve great vision while bringing your best features forward.
Q&A with Your Optometrist
Q: Should I scan my retinas/back of the eye?
A: It depends on the patient. During a traditional exam, drops are instilled to dilate the pupils and allow the doctor to visualize the retina. We utilize scans to see layers of the retina that are not visible to the human eye. These layers can help detect early changes in diseases like glaucoma, macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy.
Q: Am I a good candidate for refractive surgery?
A: Patients who are at least 18 years of age, have healthy eyes that are free from retinal problems, corneal scars, and any eye diseases are generally suitable. Many patients who are nearsighted, farsighted or have astigmatism are potential candidates. We will also discuss your lifestyle needs to help you decide if LASIK is the best alternative for you. If you would like to schedule a free LASIK consultation, please contact our office.