After scouring Topeka in search of affordable eye care for his six children, Dr. Richard Presley decided to take matters into his own hands. He had already spent years in practice when he founded Success Vision in 1999, and he drew on this experience to pair accurate prescription lenses with stylish frames. Rather than restrict himself to the latest whims of designers, Dr. Presley reduces costs for his customers by offering his own brand of frames. At Success Vision’s speedy on-site laboratory, technicians fit these frames with prescription lenses and x-ray capabilities within an hour.
Boasting vibrant, inviting décor speckled with fashionable frames, Wink Eyewear helps outfit customers with functional ocular accessories. Inside the bright eyewear boutique, frames by international designers wait anxiously to cling to cozy facial structures while improving the vision and appearance of Wink Eyewear's shelves. Stop UV rays from obfuscating oglers with prescription Ray-Ban Wayfarers ($278+), or try on a pair of handmade-in-Spain prescription Etnia Barcelona frames ($468+) that endow irises with striking colors such as red, blue, and checkered. Imported from Paris, prescription glasses by Alain Mikli ($918 on average) are made with ultra-light titanium and organic plant-based acetates, which appeal especially to green eyes and eyes that have publicly announced that they are going green.
A finalist for the Governor's Award of Excellence, the office of Drs. Hawks, Besler and Rogers is committed to providing the most precise, comfortable, and efficient vision-enhancers possible to patients. For chic sightseers, the office carries an abundance of sophisticated frames from designers such as Coach, Calvin Klein, Vera Bradley, and more. Depending on frame and lens selection, complete pairs of eyeglasses range from $200 to $600. To protect eyes from sunburn and avoid the subsequent need to rub eyes with aloe vera lotion, you can also outfit them with sunshields from designers such as Maui Jim and Oakley.
Eye Care Associates of Manhattan has cleared up the sight of local residents since 1958, continuing the proud tradition of a friendly neighborhood eye clinic under the stewardship of husband-and-wife Doctors Matthew Stanley and Darcy D. Stanley. Though Dr. Darcy is on temporary leave after the birth of the couple’s second child, both optometrists bring a wealth of professional training and experience to the table, with degrees from the University of Missouri–St. Louis College of Optometry (where the pair met) and special skills in pediatric vision care and eye-disease diagnosis.
The in-office lab speedily builds new lenses to each patient's prescription, and the stock of fitted contact lenses corrects astigmatism, keratoconus, and myopia in a single visit. The ocular experts thoroughly assess and treat a wide range of vision problems, with LASIK procedures that negate the need for glasses and monocles, pediatric and infant exams to capture vision problems early, and EyeMaginations education software to give patients the unique out-of-body experience of observing and studying human vision. After doctors zero in on an exact prescription, patients can peruse the tiny labels of more than 20 well-known designers, including Vera Wang, Ray-Ban, Kate Spade, and Giorgio Armani.