WELCOME TO EYECARE CENTER OF WAUSAU

YOUR OPTOMETRIST IN WAUSAU, WI.

 CALL US AT (715) 848-2020 TODAY.

Welcome to Eyecare Center of Wausau.  Our eye doctors believe in looking at the big picture when it comes to your eye health, so we take the time to get to know you, your eye care history and your vision needs. Our doctors know that getting the right prescription involves balancing several factors, including clear eyesight, visual efficiency and your ability to process visual information seamlessly. Whether you need a routine eye examination, an eyeglasses fitting or treatment for eye disease (such as glaucoma or macular degeneration) or eye surgery (such as LASIK or cataract surgery), our optometrists will provide you with the best care, advice, options and follow up. 

The Eyecare Center of Wausau has been serving Wausau, WI for more than 25 years. Schedule an appointment with Dr. Gregory Leischer or Dr. Kelsey Koerner to see how we can help you get the best prescription for your eyes.  For a complete list of services, visit our services page or call our Wausau office at (715) 848-2020.

At Eyecare Center of Wausau, we are dedicated to providing high-quality optometric services in a comfortable environment. Call us at (715) 848-2020 or schedule an appointment today online.

Dr. Gregory Leischer Wausau Optometrist    
Dr. Kelsey Koerner Wausau Optometrist

Eyecare Center of Wausau I (715) 848-2020
205 W. Bridge St. Wausau, WI 54401


MEET OUR DOCTORS

Learn Who We Are

  • Dr. Gregory L. Leischer

    Dr. Gregory Leischer grew up in northcentral wisconsin in the town of Medford.  He completed his undergraduate requirements at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, concentrating his studies on Biology and Physics.

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  • Dr. Kelsey Koerner

    Dr. Kelsey Koerner comes from the Medford area.  She completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse with a major in Biomedical Science.

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Testimonials

Reviews From Our Satisfied Patients

  • "Eyecare Center of Wausau is the best at what they do and make you feel right at home."
    JANE SMITH / WAUSAU, WI
  • "Dr. Koerner was WONDERFUL with our 5 year old son who recently got his first pair of glasses. She was super patient with him and we are very pleased at how much better his vision is! Highly recommend her for anyone who needs glasses or an eye exam, especially children."
    Dawn Dietsche

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Monday:

8:00 am-7:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am-5:30 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am-5:30 pm

Thursday:

9:00 am-5:30 pm

Friday:

8:00 am-5:30 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed