Shopko Optical acquires Beaver Dam Eye Care

(PRESS RELEASE) GREEN BAY, WI – Shopko Optical, a leader in providing trusted eye care to communities for over 40 years, announces the acquisition of Beaver Dam Eye Care, 301 South Roosevelt Drive in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin.

Under this new affiliation, Dr. Eugene Swanson and Dr. Stacy Neperud will continue to provide comprehensive eye care services to the Beaver Dam community as part of Shopko Optical Beaver Dam, located at 820 Park Avenue. Their first day of practice as part of Shopko Optical will be Monday, December 20.

“We are very pleased to have Dr. Swanson, Dr. Neperud and their staff join Shopko Optical in Beaver Dam,” said Russ Steinhorst, CEO of Shopko Optical. “We share a commitment to patient-centered care and strong community values.”

Through its Kids in Focus program, Shopko Optical partners with the local Lions Club to identify eligible area children to receive a comprehensive eye exam and a pair of glasses. Additionally, Shopko Optical teammates receive paid time off to volunteer in their community.

“Shopko Optical is a Beaver Dam staple,” added Steinhorst. “We are delighted to welcome these two experienced and highly qualified optometrists to the team and look forward to serving our new patients.”

Shopko Optical accepts most major vision plans including EyeMed, UHC Vision, DeltaVision, Davis Vision, Superior Vision, Anthem and many more. Shopko Optical is also a free access provider for VSP.


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