Optometrists at SPECS are here to make your annual vision exams more enjoyable. Feel at ease while your eyes are examined in a comfortable environment. Our optometrists utilize advanced technology to offer comprehensive eye exams, children’s eye exams, diagnosis and treatment of eye conditions, and more.
The eye doctors and experienced staff at SPECS are sure to provide the personalized experience you are looking for. We bring the highest standard of service to every patient, focusing on a full spectrum of comprehensive eye care. Our dedicated eye doctors can help you with all your vision and eye health needs.
You need an optometrist that will explain every detail of your care. We know you have questions, and we want to make sure you understand every procedure. We’ll spend quality time with you every time, whether it’s your first visit or a return visit.
Dr. Dan Hayden
A graduate of the University of Illinois, Dr. Hayden attended the Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago, graduating with a Doctor of Optometry degree. Dr. Hayden provides family vision care and specializes in contact lens fittings, including bifocal, multifocal, and ortho-k, and is the area’s only Certified Wave Designer. He also provides pre- and post-operative care for Lasik and cataract surgery patients.
- My kids think I’m silly
- Coffee purist
- Avid Reader
Our team strives to make your time spent at SPECS an enjoyable one, whether it is for a comprehensive vision exam, trying contacts, or choosing new eyewear. We recognize that everyone is unique with individual needs, personality and lifestyles. We want to get to know you and we want you to know a little about us as well.
Carrie joined SPECS in 2010, and as our Office Manager, she radiates love for our practice and its patients on the daily! When not running the show in the office, Carrie is utterly devoted to the two true loves of her life: her devoted husband, Dan, and phenomenal son, Landon.
- Starbucks junkie
- Big time animal lover
- Proud mom
- Ocean/beach lover
Chewy & Charlie
Meet Chewy & Charlie, the only four-legged members of the SPECS’ team. Though Chewy & Charlie don’t work at SPECS they occasionally drop in to say, “Hi.”
- Extremely loveable
- Connoisseur of doggie treats
- Squeaky toy and stinky socks junkies
- Hold down the fort at home while humans are at SPECS