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Welcome to Highlands Optometry, Your Optometrists for Excellent Eye Care


We've recently changed brand name from Dr. Weberling and Associates to Highlands Optometry

Highlands Optometry in Wise and Bristol are ready to help with all optometry needs at either of our two conveniently located facilities. We are very passionate in providing excellent eye care services and we have been doing so since 1976 with our Bristol location and since 1985 at our Wise location. Here is some information about our practices and the services we provide.

Dedicated Eye Doctors to Handle All Vision Needs

Whether you are in need of a yearly eye examination or are currently experiencing difficulty with your vision, our eye doctors are available to conduct eye and vision exams so that appropriate treatment is provided to you. Our eye specialists are dedicated in providing top-notice service for patients of all ages, including children. At our optometry care, we make sure that you get all the necessary information and answers to all of your optical questions that you may have.

Prompt Attention When Emergencies Arise

If at any time you are experiencing pain in one of your eyes or both eyes, having difficulty in seeing properly, or symptoms that require an assessment, our team of professionals are available to help with your eye emergency. Reach out to our eye care to inquire about our scheduling availability so an appointment is reserved quickly and treatment is obtained without delay.

We have several optometrists available at each of our optometry cares, making it easy to get an evaluation done in a timely manner. We handle eye emergencies, eye examinations to vision correction, and having a treatment plan for eye diseases or medical conditions. These include the diagnosis and treating of ocular and systemic diseases, anomalies in vision, and oculomotor malfunctions.

Routine Care Of Your Vision And a Vast Selection of Correction Tools

When there is a need for changing your prescription, our eye doctors are on top of examination procedures to ensure you come out of your appointment with the right tools needed for corrective vision. We use state-of-the-art machinery to check your current vision. During a routine examination, our eye doctors will check over your eyes in detail so that if you have any medical problems, they are dealt with efficiently.

We have a large selection of eyeglasses frames, sports glasses, computer vision glasses, and contact lenses in each of our facilities to choose from. If you are looking for a particular brand or style of frame or lens, our team of optometry staff will help you find exactly what you desire.

Whether you live in the Wise or Bristol area, make Highlands Optometry your choice to treat all of your vision needs. Make an appointment at our Bristol location at 276- 466-4227 or our Wise location at 276-679-5612 today.

Testimonials

Reviews From Our Satisfied Patients

  • "Awesome staff & so friendly! Professional & polite!"
    Justina Marrs
  • "Professional and friendly staff, with great knowledge of the product."
    Frank Sexton
  • "Great with kids! My ten year old is now in contacts!!!"
    Jaima Gemmell
  • "Great friendly service. Highly recommended for any age group."
    David Bryant

Meet The Optometrists

  • Dr.
    Douglas R. Weberling
    Private Practice Optometrist

    Dr. Douglas R. Weberling and Associates, Bristol, VA: February 1976 – present

    International Academy of Sports VisionFaculty Member: 1990 – 1992 Member of the vision screening team for the USA Pan American Games, 1991 Lecture throughout country on sports vision enhancement and Safety Team USA Optometrist for USA, 1994 Winter Olympics, Norway.

    Optometric Clinical AffiliateOhio State University College of Optometry For Pre and Post Treatment Management of Refractive Surgery.

  • Dr. Joshua Taylor
    Associate Optometrist

    Dr. Joshua Taylor was born and raised in a small town in Northeastern Arkansas.  After earning a Bachelor of Science from the University of Arkansas, he went on to study at and graduate from Southern College of Optometry in Memphis. There, he met his future wife, Victoria, and the two have settled in the Tri-Cities area. Dr. Taylor enjoys providing eye care for patients of all ages six months and older, with special interest in fitting contact lenses and the management of ocular diseases including glaucoma, macular degeneration, dry eye, and diabetes. If he’s not in the office you can probably find him on the golf course!

  • Dr. Priyanka Patel
    Associate Optometrist

    Dr. Priyanka Patel has been practicing Optometry for few years now. She has joined our practice in 2019. She provides primary vision care with interest in ocular disease, dry eye, and contact lenses. Dr. Patel did her undergraduate studies from Pennsylvania State University and graduated with bachelor’s degree in life science. She earned her Doctor of Optometry degree from Salus University located in Philadelphia. She thoroughly enjoys interacting with her patients and strives to consistently exceed expectations at every level. Out side of work, she enjoys reading, traveling and shopping. Photography is her latest obsession but she is yet to capture a perfect shot! Her favorite vacation spot is Maldives. She played field hockey in high school. She grew up in Pennsylvania and recently moved to be closer to her husband’s family. She currently resides in Bristol, TN with her husband. Dr. Patel is multilingual, speaking English, Gujarati, and Hindi. Her favorite frame lines include Tory Burch and Maui Jim. Call to schedule your eye exam with Dr. Patel today!

Locations

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Office Hours

Bristol Office

Monday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Thursday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Friday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Saturday:

8:00 am-12:00 pm

Sunday:

Closed

Wise Office

Monday:

9:00 am-5:00 pm

Tuesday:

9:00 am-5:00 pm

Wednesday:

9:00 am-5:00 pm

Thursday:

9:00 am-5:00 pm

Friday:

9:00 am-5:00 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed