Eric Buckland, O.D.
Dr. Eric Buckland is originally from Ottawa, Ohio. He graduated from The
Ohio State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology in
1999. He was then admitted to The OSU College of Optometry and was
trained in the diagnosis and management of ocular diseases, regular and
specialty contact lens fitting, binocular vision and pediatrics, low
vision needs, and primary vision care.
He did externship rotations at the Chillicothe VA Hospital, Retina
Vitreous associates, and ReVision Advanced Laser Eye
Center among others. He completed his Doctor of Optometry degree in
full-scope optometry in Grove City, Ohio treating a wide range of eye
conditions such as foreign body removal, conjunctivitis, and dry eye
syndrome. He enjoys fitting various types of contact lenses including
bifocal contacts and contact lenses for astigmatism.
Dr. Buckland is a long-standing member of the American Optometric
Association (AOA), the Ohio Optometric Association (OOA), and the
Central Ohio Optometric Assoc (COOA). Each year he attends the national
AOA meeting to keep current on eye care practice in America. He also
attends various local continuing education lectures. He participates in
a program each year with Wal-Mart called Project InSight which gives
free eye exams and glasses
to children who otherwise could not afford eye care.
James C. Bieber, O.D.
Dr. Bieber attended Miami University and obtained his B.S. and Doctor of
Optometry degrees from The Ohio State University and he also did
graduate work in physiological optics and the care of exceptional
Besides being in private practice since 1968, Dr. Bieber's professional
experience includes three years as the optometry officer for Dyess AFB
Hospital in Abilene, Texas, and twelve years as a Clinical Instructor at
the Ohio State College of Optometry, teaching in the areas of general
optometry, orthoptics, and visual perception.
He continues to
help train future optometrists by serving as a Primary Care Preceptor
for OSU Optometry externs. Dr. Bieber is the author of several articles
published in professional journals. His practice interests center on
contact lens care, the role of vision in child development, and
therapeutic treatment of anterior eye disease.
He is a member of the American, the Ohio, and the Central Ohio
Optometric Associations, Phi Gamma Delta social fraternity, Epsilon Psi
Epsilon professional fraternity, and Beta Sigma Kappa international
optometry honorary. Other memberships include First Community Church,
University & Northwest Sertoma Club, OSU Alumni Association (Life
Member) and OSU Optometry Alumni Association.
Dr. Bieber and his wife Janet have been married since 1965, and they
have three adult children, Brad, Lynne, and Lorraine