Professional Service, Personal Care
At Peninsula Eye Care, we treat eye care not only as an art and science, but as a craft; we take care in the smallest details, offering the best eye health care, glasses, and contact lenses in Hampton Roads. Let us provide the high quality eye care you expect with the technology and attention your eyes need.
Meet our Experienced Team of Doctors
Dr. William R. Waldron
Dr. Waldron graduated from The University of Rochester in 1970 and is a member of the American Optometric Association, Virginia Optometric Association, Virginia Academy of Optometry and the Tidewater Optometric Society.
Dr. David M. Buck
Dr. Kara Palmer
Dr. Palmer graduated from Miami University of Ohio, co-majoring in Psychology and Neuroscience. She went on to receive her Doctor of Optometry degree from Pennsylvania College of Optometry.
Dr. Elyse Bare
Dr. Bare is a native of Chesterfield, VA. She graduated Magna Cum Laude from Virginia Tech with a Bachelor’s in Biology and then obtained her Doctor of Optometry degree from Pennsylvania College of Optometry in Elkins Park, PA.
Specializing in Low Vision Rehabilitation
Some patients, due to eye disease, congenital/childhood disease, or injury, cannot achieve perfect vision even with the best glasses and contacts. Both of our doctors specialize in optimizing visual function for these patients using devices and techniques in our Low Vision Clinic.
What Our Patients Say About Us
“Dr Buck and Dr Waldron (and their wonderful staff) quickly made me feel comfortable. I came a bit early for my appointment, fully expecting to wait, but they were able to fit me in early. They treated me kindly and thoroughly and were happy to answer any questions I had. If you are looking for an optometrist, this is the place to go!”
“Dr. Waldron and Dr. Buck provide great care and service. I highly recommend them both if you are looking for an optometrist in the area.”
“The courtesy and professionalism are top notch.”
"Best Optometrist around! Thorough, professional and friendly. I've been taking my family for years. Doctor Buck was a great addition!"
"We've been seeing Dr Waldron for over ten years and have always been very satisfied with the care we've received. He takes plenty of time with us and explains everything clearly. The staff is knowledgeable and friendly. We have no complaints and definitely will be back again."
"Dr. Buck is very particular with the care he provides. He answers questions and takes the time to make sure he is confident in his prescription for you."