Family-Friendly Eyecare in Historic Frederick

Serving Patients' Vision Care Needs Since 1985

Office Details

249 East Church Street
Frederick, Maryland 21701
(T) 301-662-6761

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Mon. - Fri. 9am - 5pm
Wed. & Sat. evenings by appt

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Updates from Dr. Kracher

July 27, 2015
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As a fully licensed and equipped optometric practice, Dr. Kracher’s Optometric offers a complete range of eye care services to all our patients. Whether the eye care issue involves correcting refractive errors with eyeglass or contact lenses, or helping a student find fashionable frames, our experienced team will identify and implement the best eye care solutions possible.

Eye Health Evaluation

With years of experience in diagnosing and treating typical vision disorders such as nearsightedness, farsightedness, amblyopia, presbyopia, cataracts, macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy, Dr. Kracher and his team are equipped to provide appropriate advanced medical eye care.

At the same time, Dr. Kracher’s Optometric team offers a wide array of the very best high quality eye care products at reasonable prices. Our patients receive the best quality in eyeglasses, contact lenses, sunglasses, progressive and bifocal lenses, and outstanding service.

Treatment of Eye Disease

If you are diagnosed with an eye disease, you want only the best treatment available to get your eyes healthy again. At Dr. Kracher’s office, we offer only the best. Based on your diagnosis, we may recommend a wide variety of approaches, including improved nutrition, prescription medicines, therapy and vision exercises, or medical treatment.

Good Eyecare Begins With A Yearly Eye Exam!

Although many do not realize it, the best way to protect your vision is with a yearly eye checkup. Even a basic eye exam can instantly detect such health-threatening conditions as tumors, vascular irregularities, and diabetes-related injury to the retina. Call 301.662.6761 to schedule this important exaxination.