EXPERIENCE YOU CAN COUNT ON
STATE COLLEGE EYE CARE
At State College Eye Care, your eyes are our priority. We are a professional provider of high quality eye care services and products that we deliver with only the best interests of the patient in mind. We listen carefully to understand your personal needs to find the perfect solution to improve the quality and comfort of your vision. We are committed to be lifetime guardians of your sight!
Comprehensive Eye Examination
At State College Eye Care, your vision and eye health are our number one priority. During your eye exam, your vision will be thoroughly checked and you will receive a complete ocular health evaluation. We are proud to offer the following services:
-comprehensive eye exams, including glasses and contact lens prescriptions
-diagnosis and management of eye conditions and diseases
-glaucoma screening, diagnosis, and treatment
-monitoring the effects of systemic conditions such as high blood pressure, diabetes, high cholesterol, and more
-removal of foreign bodies from the external eye
-ocular allergy treatment and management
-dry eye treatment and management
-emergency eye care services
-specialty contact lens fittings
-state of the art digital retinal photography and optical coherence tomography to detect eye disease
-cataract and Lasik surgery co-management
Whether you need a new prescription or are new to contact lenses, Dr. Jessica Young will provide a contact lens fitting that will ensure the best possible comfort and vision for your eyes. It is vital to your eye health to make sure that your contact lenses fit properly and are allowing enough oxygen to the front surface of your eyes. At State College Eye Care, we offer our patients the most current advances in contact lens technology.
Our contact lens options include, but are not limited to: daily, biweekly, and monthly disposable soft contact lenses, multifocal and monovision contact lenses, toric contact lenses for astigmatism, hard/gas permeable contact lenses, and colored contact lenses.
Urgent Care and Eye Emergencies
Dr. Jessica Young manages eye infections such as "pink eye" or conjunctivitis, and eye injuries such as corneal abrasions, blunt trauma to the eye, foreign bodies in the external eye, and many others. Dr. Young is experienced in evaluating and treating these situations and making appropriate referrals if indicated.
Please call our office at 814-234-6060 for emergency services needed for eye infections or eye injuries. Our staff will work with you to schedule an appointment as soon as possible.
At State College Eye Care, we can help you decide if cataract or laser vision corrective surgery (i.e., LASIK, PRK) is right for you. We provide pre- and post- operative surgical care for cataract and laser surgery.
Get To Know Us
Our Team of Qualified Health Care Providers
Dr. Jessica Young
With over 15 years of experience in the eye care field, Dr. Young is dedicated to meeting the eye and vision care needs of each patient. She completed her undergraduate education at the University of Pittsburgh and received her Doctorate in Optometry from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry. Dr. Young is Vice-President of the Mid-Counties Optometric Society, chair of the Communications Committee of the Pennsylvania Optometric Association, and a member of the American Optometric Association. She was named Pennsylvania's Young Optometrist of the Year in 2010.
Born in Roaring Spring and raised in Williamsburg, PA, Tim has nearly 25 years' experience in screen printing, internet sales, and shipping for reputable local retailers Lion's Pride and Collegiate Pride. After doing interior design and project management for a visionary design firm in Buffalo, NY, Tim returned to Central PA and joined the team at State College Eye Care in May 2017.
As an optometric technician, Tim's responsibilities include retinal photography, fielding patient inquiries, ordering frames, and scheduling appointments. Tim also brings his creative style to our social media accounts. When he's not in the office, Tim enjoys nature hikes, country music, landscaping, and photography.
Brenda was born and raised in a small town in Clearfield County that she still calls home today. She brings over 35 years of experience in bookkeeping, banking, secretarial duties, and volunteer work. Her most endearing position, above all, was raising her and her husband's three daughters. She also has two grandsons that are near and dear to her. Her husband of 33 years has been self-employed their entire marriage and she has helped in many areas of the business. She loves people and working with the public and is so excited to join the team at State College Eye Care.
Born and raised in State College, Siara enjoys helping all visitors with a friendly smile. Siara works at the front desk, but also helps with pretesting, glasses adjustments, and contact lens training. Siara has two years of experience as an optometric technician, and is a member of the Pennsylvania Paraoptometric Association.
In her spare time, Siara loves baking for her friends and coworkers, painting, gardening, and going to the gym. Siara can't wait to see you for your next visit to State College Eye Care.
Mon: 8:00am - 4:30pm
Tue: 8:00am - 4:30pm
Wed: 8:00am - 4:30pm
Thu: 8:00am - 4:30pm
Fri: 8:00am - 4:30pm