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Doctors & Staff

Meet the experienced and friendly doctors and staff who make Advance Family Eyecare – Dr. Eldon R Repsher – Optometrist the leading provider of vision care products and services in Joplin.

M3362M-4208Eldon R. Repsher

Dr. Repsher started Advance Family Eyecare in 2003, being open just one day a week. His philosophy has always been to be a personal care Optometrist. He cares for his patients and their vision. “I tell my patients what they need to know-good and bad”. Advance Family Eyecare is a personal, professional and relaxed office.

Dr Repsher graduated from Southwest Missouri State University (now Missouri State) with a Bachelors Degree in Cell/Molecular Biology. He received his Doctorate of Optometry from University of Missouri-St Louis and had training at VA Hospital American Lake in Seattle, WA. Dr. Repsher served six years in the US Navy from 1985-1991. He served on the USS Caron, a Spruance class Destroyer and at Naval Hospital San Diego. He spent the last year of service in Bharain with Surgical Team One during Operation Desert Storm/Shield. Dr Repsher likes to spend all his free time with his wife and three children.