Hope Mills Office
Serving the eye care needs of Hope Mills and the greater Fayetteville area since 1993.
Professional Eye Care has been a leading provider of family optometry services and eye care products for Hope Mills and the surrounding area since 1993, and we want to help you achieve and maintain clear vision for years to come. Our experienced eye doctors offer comprehensive vision examinations at our Hope Mills optometry office and specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of a wide array of eye diseases, conditions, and problems. We use advanced diagnostic technology and vision correction products and are committed to improving the quality of life of persons in the Hope Mills community through enhanced vision. We’re here for your eye care needs. Whether you’re in need of eye exams or prescription eyewear, we are here to help.
Give yourself the gift of clear vision – contact Professional Eye Care today to schedule an appointment.
Dr. J. Eric Raynor
Dr. J. Eric Raynor opened his practice in Hope Mills in November 1993. He received a B.S. from Campbell University 1989. He received a Doctor of Optometry degree in 1993. He resides in Benson with his wife Susan and two children. They attend Benson United Methodist Church.
Dr. Robert Naylor
Dr. Robert Naylor who grew up in Clinton, N.C, has been practicing at Professional Eye Care since 2005. He attended N.C. State University where he graduated cum laude with a B.S. in Zoology. He went on to attend the Pennsylvania College of Optometry in Philadelphia where he underwent an extended externship at the Hefner VA Hospital in Salisbury, N.C, specializing in ocular disease and management. Dr. Naylor resides in the Fayetteville area and enjoys fishing and outdoor activities.
Dr. Joseph Ballard
Dr. Joseph Ballard joined Professional Eye Care in Hope Mills in September 2014. A native of the area, he graduated from Pine Forest High School in 2005. He then studied at the University of North Carolina at Pembroke where he received his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology in 2009. In 2010 he married his high school sweetheart, Ashley, before moving to Memphis, Tennessee to study optometry together. In 2014, they each received the degree of Doctor of Optometry. Happy to be living and working near where they grew up, they now reside on a farm in Linden, NC.
Dr. Alan Price
Dr. Alan Price, a North Carolina native, graduated summa cum laude from Campbell University in 1997 with a B.S. degree with a major in Biology and a minor in Chemistry. He entered optometry school in the fall of 1997 at University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Optometry, where he graduated in 2001 with the Doctor of Optometry degree. He completed externships at Birmingham Veterans Administration hospital and the prestigious Duke University Eye Center. Dr. Price completed a residency at Northeastern State University College of Optometry in Tahlequah, Oklahoma, in 2002. He studied glaucoma, diabetic eye disease, eye injuries and infections, pediatric optometry, and specialty contact lenses during his residency. In addition, he served as an on-call doctor at the W.W. Hastings Indian Hospital’s emergency department. In 2002 Dr. Price returned to North Carolina and has practiced optometry in various locations, including his own private practice in Wake County, NC. Active in the American Academy of Optometry, Dr. Price earned Fellowship of the American Academy of Optometry in 2002.