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Dr. Benjamin Paxton


Dr. Benjamin Paxton, originally from St. Albans, WV, received his Bachelor of Science degree from Western Kentucky University. While at WKU, he played on the baseball team and enjoyed a three-year professional baseball career after his time in college. Dr. Paxton pursued optometry at Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, FL, where he earned a Bachelor of Vision Science along with his Doctor of Optometry degree. While at Nova Southeastern University, Dr. Paxton completed externship rotations in private practice in Oakland Park, FL, as well as a rotation in Lexington, KY, at Commonwealth Eye Surgery.

Dr. Paxton’s professional interests include glaucoma, diabetes, cataracts, and contact lens fittings. In his spare time, Dr. Paxton enjoys traveling, trying new food, watching sports, playing golf, and spending time with family.


Starting the week of March 30th, we will be open Monday to Friday, 10 AM to 2 PM.

We will have a team member available to take your calls to place eyewear and contact lens orders, handle shipping requests, and answer any questions about eye emergencies and eye health. All orders taken over the phone will be shipped to your address on file with Free Shipping.

If you have an Eye Emergency, please call the following:

Carrollton – 502-732-5006

LaGrange – 502-225-0301

Oxmoor – 502-423-8500

Springhurst – 502-429-3630

Thank you for your patience and understanding!