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Dr. Jessica Hillner: Why I Became a Doctor

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“Why did you become a doctor?” It’s a question our team hears a lot. And, it’s a question we love to answer. Why did someone become a doctor? What inspired them to pursue medical school and choose a specialty? How did they end up right here in Kansas City? Why did they choose Discover Vision? […]

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Discover Vision is Hiring

Posted by: Discover Vision

Focused on finding a new job?  Do you know someone awesome?  Great! Discover Vision is hiring and we’re always searching for friendly, talented team members.  Our HQ office is located in Independence, Missouri but we have 9 eye clinic locations and 3 surgery centers across Missouri and Kansas.  Discover Vision Centers (DVC) began in 1973, formerly as Eye […]

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Should I keep wearing contact lenses during COVID-19?

Posted by: Discover Vision

FAQs about eye health during COVID-19 One of the frequently asked questions we’ve received during the stay-at-home order in Kansas City has been about contact lens use. More specifically, “Should I keep wearing contact lenses during COVID-19?” To correct any misinformation that may be circulating, we want to provide you with the most recent updates […]

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How to Order Contact Lenses During COVID-19

Posted by: Discover Vision

With the day-to-day changes surrounding COVID-19, we are mandated to not see patients as we have in the past.  This is a change for all of us, and we appreciate your patience as we navigate unchartered territory. As a locally-owned business for nearly 50 years, we will continue to make proactive decisions to do what […]

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Interview with Dr. John Hagan

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John C. Hagan III, MD is an ophthalmologist and medical researcher at Discover Vision in The Northland. Dr. Hagan is also Editor of Missouri Medicine medical journal and a new medical textbook “The Science of Near-Death Experiences” (Missouri University Press, 2017). Hagan was the subject of a WDAF Fox 4 news segment on July 18, 2019.  Dr. Hagan believes […]

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Dr. John Hagan Receives 2019 Hal Foster Award

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Congratulations to the 2019 Hal Foster Award recipient, Discover Vision Northland’s very own Dr. John Hagan.   The Hal Foster Award was developed in 1991 by the KCSO&O (Kansas City Society of Ophthalmology & Otolaryngology). Most noteworthy, the award highlights doctors who demonstrate exemplary dedication and service to the local medical society. Selected by a special committee, the […]

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Repairing the I-470 291 Highway Bridge

Posted by: Discover Vision

Repairing the I-470/Route 291 bridge As you may know, I-470 / Route 291 bridge project is now undergoing extensive construction. From Independence at the I-470/Route 291 and I-70 interchanges, you should expect significant delays due to one or two lane traffic. We apologize for any delays this may cause you.  If you need to cancel […]

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Discover Vision Visits Haiti

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Discover Vision Visits Haiti (St Louis du Nord) – A team of local eye doctors recently visited a small town in Haiti to assist local patients there. As part of a mission group, the doctors served hundreds of orphans, senior citizens, workers and families with a variety of medical eye treatments, vision exams and eye […]

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Vision and Viewing Guide to the 2018 Winter Olympics

Posted by: Discover Vision

The 2018 Winter Olympics have arrived! Athletes from around the world are gathering in Pyeongchang to compete for gold and glory in one, or more, of 15 events.  The commitment and passion shown by these amazing athletes is matched only by the time, effort and focus they have put into training to be at the […]

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