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  • Jennifer B.

    I had a perfect experience. Every single person from the desk to Dr. were ABSOLUTELY WONDERFUL! I definitely recommend!!

    4 years ago
  • Tim K.

    This place is friendly.

    2 years ago
  • Bill W.

    Courteous staff and very thorough exam from Dr. Vricella. I would highly recommend Fenton Family Eyecare to anyone needing this service.

    2 years ago
  • Kelley D.

    My first appointment with Fenton Family Eyecare was awesome! They were very friendly and I was impressed by their professionalism. Dr. Vito was great and I highly recommend them!

    2 years ago
  • Inja R.

    One stop family friendly eyecare facility where you feel welcomed and comfortable. Dr Vricella patiently listens to you and explains every detail. Fitting glasses will be breeze with highly experienced techs.

    6 months ago
  • Norma S.

    Love Dr. V and the staff!! They are always pleasant and professional. The team goes out of their way to give you great service, answer your questions, and get you what you need. My kids and I have been going... read more

    4 years ago
  • T D.

    I really like Fenton Family Eyecare mainly because they are so friendly and caring. The folks there give me just what I want, a good pair of eye glasses that fit my budget. My whole family (2 adult and 2... read more

    4 months ago
  • Nancy S.

    I have always had a great experience at Fenton Family Eyecare! Everyone is very friendly and takes the time to listen to your questions & concerns. Dr. Vricella is the best! It is so nice to receive that personal attention... read more

    1 month ago
  • Kim B.

    Great service with an awesome doctor!

    5 months ago
  • Jared M.

    Great staff & service. They have risen to the task of providing a seamless experience in spite of COVID-19.

    5 months ago
  • Robert H.

    Great people to work with from check in to exit. Will visit again.

    1 month ago
  • Danielle R.

    Dr. Vricella is the BEST!! Very knowledgeable and takes his time to make sure you leave with understanding of your eyes. Glad I got the extra eye exam. Definitely let me know about any future health issues that are possibly... read more

    1 month ago
  • Patrick B.

    State of the art technology and Dr. Vito is very thorough and attentive. We drive from NoCo to make our visits and it's worth the extra miles.

    2 years ago
  • Janice C.

    Great, professional staff!!

    3 months ago
  • Camron B.

    I got a new pair of glasses here; the prices were reasonable, the selection was good, and the staff was great. Highly recommended!

    2 years ago
  • Kelley D.

    My first appointment with Fenton Family Eyecare was awesome! They were very friendly and I was impressed by their professionalism. Dr. Vito was great and I highly recommend them!

    11 months ago
  • Kathy W.

    This is the best place I have ever gone for eye exams and for glasses!! Lisa is an absolute genius when it comes to fitting glasses. Dr Vricella is wonderful and always has patience and will sit and explain everything... read more

    6 months ago
  • Gail W.

    Great personal service! Family owned, not a chain. Dr. Vricella and his staff were wonderful!

    4 years ago
  • Amanda M.

    I’ve been going to Fenton family eye care for about 15 years!.I used to work in Fenton,Therefore it was very convenient. I have live in the Festus district since 2007. And I still make the trip up. I call him... read more

    6 months ago
  • Angelo V.

    The staff are so nice and Dr. V is the best! Great place for eyecare. I won’t go anywhere else.

    1 year ago
  • Adrienne V.

    In a family of six, we all wear glasses. Our four kids are constantly banging up their glasses in some activity or another. The staff is so friendly and fast when we take them in for frame adjustments (which is... read more

    2 years ago
  • Terri O.

    My doctor of 25 years recently retired and I had to find a new optometrist. I was uneasy about changing doctors after so many years. A fellow employee recommended Dr. Vricella at Fenton Family Eyecare. I could not be happier.... read more

    4 years ago
  • Connor

    Always friendly, efficient and helpful! Can’t imagine going anywhere else.

    9 months ago
  • Missy R.

    Great service, concise and detailed information, delightful staff, very welcoming. Thank you!

    2 months ago
  • Allison R.

    I scheduled this appt for my husband and the young lady that answered was very helpful and patient while taking down all our new patient info and scheduling. My husband said the appt was quick and efficient and they were... read more

    6 months ago
  • Christine S.

    The entire team is professional and knowledgeable. A Dr. who really listens. Much better experience than a "box store" eye place.

    7 months ago
  • Gino V.

    Had glasses made recently. Done in a timely fashion, even over the holidays and craziness of COVID-19. Love this staff!!!

    5 months ago
  • Doug T.

    Dr. Vricella is the absolute best. No pretense. Just a straightforward, extremely welcoming and friendly guy. And oh yeah...best eye doc I have ever had. Explains everything clearly and does an amazing job at knowing what you need. He totally... read more

    1 month ago
  • Karen H.

    Quick appointment when we really needed one! Entire staff was friendly and very attentive!! Thank you

    2 months ago
  • Len M.

    Top notch professionals who take time to listen. State-of-the-art equipment. Friendly and helpful staff. Highly recommend this place.

    5 months ago
  • Laurel P.

    Friendly, helpful and knowledgeable staff. I switched providers when my prior retired and it was a comfortable transition.

    3 months ago
  • Cheryl G.

    Best eye appointment ever! The experience started as I walked in the door. As I am walking in I was greeted with a big smile and kind words. My whole experience was just fabulous! This is definitely my new forever... read more

    6 months ago
  • Carmen M.

    They are very friendly and professional. I was able to get in quickly for a look at an eye infection. Dr. Vricella is always great. This was the first time I saw Dr. Gettinger - and she was great also.

    1 year ago
  • Emily M.

    The pre- tester and Dr. Vricella explain things very well and were incredibly friendly towards me. I would definitely recommend this place for individuals who need eye exams.

    4 years ago
  • Angela F.

    We loved Fenton Family Eyecare! We had a wonderful experience and the doctor and staff were so very nice! My daughter loved her visit and is very excited to get her glasses in. Thanks so much for making this visit... read more

    5 months ago
  • Gretchen R.

    I chose Fenton Family Eyecare because of the wonderful reviews and I'm very happy I did. I just had my first appointment and the staff and Dr. Ernst were warm, welcoming, and took their time. I couldn't be happier with... read more

    4 years ago
  • Jessica A.

    I am a fairly new patient at Fenton Family Eyecare, and they have helped me with my first step into wearing contacts. It has been a great experience so far as they are flexible on allowing me to come in... read more

    2 years ago

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Welcome To Fenton Family Eyecare

We're glad you've arrived at the official website for Fenton Family Eyecare, your trusted family optometry clinic in Fenton, MO. Our entire team, lead by optometrist and owner Dr. Vito Vricella, want to welcome you and hope that you'll find the answers to your entire family's eye care needs right here. We combine the comfort and personalized attention of a small optometry office with the advanced techniques and depth of skill you'd find in a large-scale optometry center -- the best of both possible worlds for you and your loved ones.

Eye Exams, Contact Lens Exams, Specialty Contacts, Eyeglasses and So Much More

Our optometry clinic in Fenton can serve as your primary eye care provider for a wide range of issues and procedures, from routine eye exams to specialty contacts and eye disease treatment. We're happy to provide such important services as:

  • Eye exams to check for any lurking eye diseases or vision problems that require correction
  • Contact lens exams to help us fit you with contacts that suit your ocular health, refractive error and lifestyle
  • Contact lenses, including specialty contacts for hard-to-fit eye and vision conditions
  • Eyeglasses, prescription sunglasses and other eyewear in a variety of styles and designs
  • Eye disease diagnosis and treatment
  • Vision therapy
  • Eye surgery co-management

Meet Our Optometrist in Fenton, MO

Our optometrist in Fenton MO, Dr. Vricella, serves as an adjunct clinical professor at the University of Missouri – St. Louis when he's not working with area patients of all ages to improve and maintain their eyesight. His extensive training in pediatric optometry, contact lenses and medical eye care, including studies at the prestigious Cleveland Clinic, make him an ideal choice as your family's trusted eye care advisor.

Dr. Vricella is joined by an expert, committed team. In addition to our top-flight optometrist, we also have Dr. Mason F. Bias, formerly Chief of Ophthalmology at Keesler AFB Medical Center, offering his skills and experience in cataract surgery. We also benefit from the expertise of our retina expert, Dr. Wayne B. Dudney, who specializes in retinal eye diseases such as macular degeneration. Our entire optical and office staff shares our passion for bringing the very best in modern-day eye care to Fenton, MO residents.

Our Eye Doctor in Fenton Is Ready to Serve You

Selecting the right eye doctor in Fenton depends not only on what the clinic offers but how the practitioner offers it. You'll never feel lost or confused at Fenton Family Eyecare; our optometrist in Fenton, MO will explain every procedure to you and make sure you always understand your treatment, insurance and payment options. We hope you'll examine this website to examine our wide range of services in detail -- but make sure you also schedule that all-important initial visit so you can chat with us in person. Call (636) 305-9600 or use our online schedule to request a consultation at Fenton Family Eyecare!

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Office Hours

  • Mon 9:00am – 6:30pm
  • Tues 10:00am – 7:30pm
  • Wed 9:00am – 6:30pm
  • Thur 9:00am – 6:30pm
  • Fri 9:00am – 2:00pm
  • Sat 9:00am – 2:00pm
Call us (636) 305-9600

Book an Appointment

  • Please complete the following form to request an appointment. Please also note that availability will vary depending on your request. Your appointment will be confirmed by phone by a member of our staff. Thank you!
  • Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
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