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Who We Are
About Dr. Ben E. Coutant, OD, PC

Dr. Ben E. Coutant, OD, PC, is a premier provider of optometric services in Eugene, OR, offering a comprehensive approach to eye health and vision care. Established by Dr. Ben E. Coutant, a respected optometrist with over two decades of experience, our practice is dedicated to providing personalized eye care using the latest technologies and treatments. We specialize in a full range of services, from routine eye exams to advanced diagnostic and therapeutic procedures.

Located inside Eyemart Express, our practice benefits from direct access to an extensive range of eyewear and an on-site optical lab that offers 1-hour glasses service. Our commitment extends beyond providing excellent clinical care; we focus on educating our patients and the community about eye health, ensuring everyone we serve is well-informed about their eye care choices. Whether you need a routine check-up or specialized treatment, Dr. Coutant and his experienced team are here to offer expert care in a welcoming environment.
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"Super convenient location and great service. I walked-in and was able to get a new pair of glasses in about an hour!"

Frequently Asked Questions

How often should I have my eyes examined?
We recommend that adults have their eyes examined at least once every two years. However, if you have specific eye conditions or if you're experiencing changes in your vision, we advise scheduling an appointment annually or as recommended by Dr. Coutant.

What should I expect during an eye exam?
An eye exam with Dr. Coutant involves several tests to assess your vision and the health of your eyes. These include visual acuity tests, refraction assessments, and examinations of your eye pressure and the health of your retina. The process is thorough but non-invasive and typically takes about an hour.

Can I get glasses on the same day as my exam?
Yes, our on-site optical lab inside Eyemart Express allows us to offer 1-hour glasses service for most prescriptions. You can select from over 2,000 frames and have your new glasses ready within an hour.

What types of eyewear do you offer?
We offer a wide variety of eyeglasses and contact lenses to suit all preferences and needs, including designer frames, durable everyday glasses, sports eyewear, and specialty lenses. Dr. Coutant and our staff can help you find the perfect fit for both style and comfort.

Do you provide care for eye emergencies?
Yes, Dr. Coutant provides prompt care for eye emergencies, including foreign bodies in the eye, infections, and sudden changes in vision. We recommend calling our office immediately for advice and to schedule an emergency visit if necessary.

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