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Welcome to Mount Vernon Eye Center
Your Optometrist in Mount Vernon, KY.

Call us at (606) 256-3937 today.

Welcome to Mount Vernon Eye Center in Mount Vernon. Dr. Kimberly Smith and the Mount Vernon Eye Center team strive to provide the finest in optometry services. We invite you to browse our website to learn more about our optometry services, and invite you to join our patient family by scheduling an eye exam appointment at our Mount Vernon office.

Mount Vernon Eye Center is a full service eye and vision care provider and will take both eye emergencies as well as scheduled appointments. Patients throughout the Mount Vernon area come to Mount Vernon Eye Center because they know they will receive the personal attention and professional care that is our foundation. Dr. Smith and our team are dedicated to keeping our patients comfortable and well-informed at all times. At Mount Vernon Eye Center, we will explain every exam and procedure and answer all of our patient's questions. Additionally, at Mount Vernon Eye Center, we offer vision financing options and will work with vision insurance providers to ensure good eye health and vision care for all of our patients.

Our Approach to Optometry

Our one-on-one approach to optometry makes Dr. Smith and the Mount Vernon Eye Center staff the eye and vision care providers of choice in the Mount Vernon area. Our Mount Vernon optometrist offers the following services: complete eye exams, contact lenses, glasses, glaucoma testing, and pre- and post-operative care. For a complete list of services, visit our services page or call our Mount Vernon office at (606) 256-3937.

At Mount Vernon Eye Center, we are dedicated to providing high-quality optometry services in a comfortable environment. Call us at (606) 256-3937 or schedule an appointment today online.

At Mount Vernon Eye Center, we are dedicated to providing high-quality optometry services in a comfortable environment.Call us at (606) 256-3937 or schedule an appointment today online.

Dr. Kimberly Smith | Dr. Kathryn Truman Rodgers | Dr. Lee Cain
Mount Vernon Optometrist | Mount Vernon Eye Center | (606) 256-3937
111 Progress Drive
Mount Vernon, KY 40456


  • "Each member of the staff at The Eye Center represented first-quality customer service. And I appreciate Dr. Cain so much for his expertise and for taking time to explain in detail whatever problems exist."
    Kathee S.
  • "I appreciate being notified of my appointments and everyone there was very nice and helpful."
    Wilma C.
  • "Friendly and professional."
    Trapper B.
  • "Thanks for efficient, effective treatment and service. Hated to have an eye problem but I am so thankful you are there when i need you."
    John H.
  • "Seeing the eye doctor was quick and easy. We only sat in the waiting room for about 5th before being seen, which was awesome! Everyone was really nice! A++"
    Silas T.

Office Hours


9:00 am-5:00 pm


10:00 am-7:00 pm


9:00 am-5:00 pm


9:00 am-5:00 pm


9:00 am-5:00 pm





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