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Optometrist in Fargo, ND

At Eyecare Associates P.C. in Fargo, ND our entire staff works together to provide a comprehensive suite of eye care services. In addition, we always keep our patients informed about their eye care and assist them to the best of our ability.


Eyecare Associates P.C. was founded by Dr. Lyle Melicher and later passed down to his son Dr. Kevin Melicher. Eyecare Associates has always been family owned and continues to be one of the only private optometry practices in the FM area. It is currently owned by Dr. Barbra Brookshire and Dr. Mason Wilner, who took over ownership in 2012.


Our friendly and knowledgeable staff is here to provide the highest quality of service to our patients and community. Our opticians have years of combined experience fitting and dispensing eyeglasses. From scheduling an appointment to choosing the perfect pair of glasses, all of our staff stands ready to assist you with your eye care needs.

We know that you have a choice when it comes to Fargo optometrists, so we strive to provide the best in comprehensive eye exams, a great selection of glasses, and personalized care. To learn more about our staff or services, please feel free to give us a call today! Contact our eye care clinic today to find out how we can help.

Due to COVID-19 both our locations are closed to walk-in traffic. We will have limited staff onsite to answer phone calls and emails Monday-Thursday from 9am to 3pm. To ensure our patients needs are still being met we will be doing the following:

  1. If you are running low on CONTACT LENSES-
    • If your prescription is still valid call and we will direct mail your order to you at no additional charge.
    • If your prescription is expired, we can make arrangements to order you an emergency extension.
    • If you have insurance benefits and would like to use them, we can apply that to your order even if you haven’t had an exam this year. You will still be eligible have your exam billed through your insurance later in the year.
  2. If you break or lose your GLASSES- We can arrange for a solution
  3. If you are having any EMERGENT VISION SYMPTOMS, we will make a plan for you to be seen by us or someone else depending on the symptoms.

We understand that changes like these are necessary but inconvenient, and we are working on being prepared to reopen when this is all over. If you would like to schedule your next routine appointment, we are booking starting June 1st. We appreciate your patience as we navigate our way through these uncertain times.

-Eyecare Associates Staff

701.282.5880 |

701.353.7136 |