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Shelton Eye Center, your local Eye Doctor, serving your family's vision care needs near you in Lexington, Tennessee

Your local Eye Doctor and Optometrist near you in Lexington; we truly care about the health of your eyes, and offer local vision care to all family members.

Many eye diseases can be quickly and easily diagnosed during a Comprehensive eye exam, Pediatric eye exam or Contact lens eye exam. If you were diagnosed with an eye disease, such as Myopia, Cataracts, Glaucoma, Macular degeneration, Diabetic retinopathy, or Dry eye, you may be overwhelmed by the diagnosis and confused about what happens next. Will you need medications or surgery – now or in the future? Is LASIK eye and vision surgery an option for you ? Or you just need help with conjunctivitis, Red eyes or even Twichy eye, our Lexington eye doctor is always available and ready to answer your questions about eye disease and Contact lenses.

Why Choose Us?

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Our highly trained, compassionate team make the difference between a good and great visit.

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Our practice serves the entire family; generations of great vision, stunning eyewear and full service eye care.

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We have one of the most extensive eyewear collections in the area. We stay on top of trends and styles.

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We're right in your backyard! Forget about having to travel far for great care, walk-ins are welcome!

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Highly recommend Dr. Shelton to anyone.

I’ve been seeing Dr. Shelton for about 8 years now & the service and care from the entire clinic staff is superb! He & Scott never fail to be completely amazing! It’s such a great feeling to be able to see clearly and they make the experience stress free. Highly recommend Dr. Shelton to anyone. ?? ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

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- Doris H. - Facebook Review 2019

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We carry the latest European and American designer eyewear collections in a variety of styles, colors and materials.

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Whether you wear daily, weekly or monthly disposables, or conventional (vial) lenses, check out our selection of lenses that fit your needs.

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Learn about eye exams, what’s involved in a comprehensive exam, and special considerations for kids and contacts.

Ask Dr. Shelton a Question...

What is Orthokeratolgy (Ortho-K)?

Did you ever wish you could wake up in the morning being able to see perfectly? By wearing Ortho-K lenses nightly, you can correct your vision if you are nearsighted to close to perfect vision. Your eye doctor will fit you with GP lenses that gently correct the shape of the front of your eye when you sleep. The correction remains for a day or two, so you must continue to use the contacts nightly if you want to maintain good vision during the day. Interested in trying Ortho-K lenses? Book a consultation today.

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Start The Year Right With A Pediatric Eye Exam

Every child should have a comprehensive eye exam before the start of the new school year. Just as you wouldn’t consider sending them to school without a backpack...
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Can I Be Blinded By A Nerf® Gun?

Did you know that Nerf® guns, a supposedly safe children’s toy, have been shown to cause eye injury in certain cases? What makes them so dangerous?
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Hyperopia and Your Child

Hyperopia affects near vision in children and young adults. Want to know more about hyperopia? Here we explain ways to recognize the condition and help your child...
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Can Cataract Surgery Prevent Dementia?

Cataract surgery not only improves vision. Research suggests that cataract surgery may also prevent cognitive decline.

Shelton Eye Center

185 Boswell Street
Lexington, TN 38351
Shelton Eye Care in Lexington
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Please call: 731-968-5225 for further instructions.

We take most medical insurance plans. Use your best judgment on urgency; if you feel you need to, find the nearest emergency room. Visit our eye emergency page for more information.