Northern Avenue Eye Care

Welcome to Northern Avenue Eye Care, our Phoenix optometry practice. Our optometrists, Dr. Robert J. Clanton and Dr. Gary Baron provide comprehensive examinations for those with glaucoma, macular degeneration, dry eye, ocular allergies, and diabetes. We are committed to exceeding our patient’s expectations each and every time they visit us. We are a full-service eye and vision care provider, who accepts eye emergencies as well as appointments.

Dr. Clanton, Dr. Baron, and our team are dedicated to keeping our patients comfortable and well-informed at all times. At Northern Avenue Eye Care, we will explain every exam and procedure and answer all of our patients' questions. We provide vision financing options and will work with vision insurance providers to make sure that all of our patients are given good eye care and vision care respectively.


Comprehensive Eye Exams and Contact Lens Exams

During an eye exam, we’ll discuss your medical history, the medications you’re taking, and your work environment. From there, regular vision testing and evaluations will be done. Eye function testing will be performed to in order to evaluate light responsiveness, peripheral vision, eye muscle strengths, color vision, and depth perception. Overall eye health is also scrutinized, where our optometrists will inspect the eye and eyelid. If one of our patients is interested in contact lenses, we will determine what level of vision correct is needed and evaluate his or her specific refractive error (how the eyes focus).

After a comprehensive eye exam with one of our optometrists, we will work diligently to help you to find the right pair of glasses or soft contact lenses for your needs. We also provide hard to fit contact lenses, bifocals, and prescription sunglasses too for your convenience. We also sell custom contact lenses in different colors.

Our Approach to Optometry

Our one-on-one approach to optometry makes Dr. Clanton, Dr. Baron, and the Northern Avenue Eye Care staff the eye care providers of choice in the Phoenix area. Our Phoenix optometrists offer the following services: complete eye exams, contact lenses, glasses, glaucoma testing, and pre- and post-operative care for eye surgeries. For a complete list of services, visit our services page or call our Phoenix office at (602) 995-8848

Schedule an Appointment for Eye Care Services in Phoenix Today

To learn more about the eye care services we provide, contact Northern Avenue Eye Care today by calling 602-995-8848. You can also schedule an appointment online too. We are dedicated to providing high-quality eye care services for all of our patients.

 

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Hours of Operation

Our Regular Schedule

Phoenix Office

Monday:

9:00 am-6:00 pm

Tuesday:

7:00 am-4:30 pm

Wednesday:

9:00 am-5:00 pm

Thursday:

9:00 am-6:00 pm

Friday:

8:00 am-2:00 pm

Saturday:

By Appointment Only

Sunday:

Closed

Meet The Staff

Learn Who We Are

  • Dr.
    Robert J. Clanton
    OD

    Dr. Clanton is originally from Kansas and received his optometry degree from the University of Houston College of Optometry.  He has been in private practice in Arizona since 1994.

  • Dr.
    Gary Baron
    O.D.

    Dr. Gary Baron is an optometrist who has been practicing all over the valley for over 13 years.  Dr. Baron grew up in Phoenix and graduated summa cum laude from the University of Arizona in 1996 with a minor in Chemistry and major in Microbiology and Immunology.

  • Emmett

    Office Manager

  • Christine

    Retail Manager

  • Taryn

    Receptionist & OD Tech

  • Nevada

    Eyewear Specialist & OD Tech

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Testimonials

Reviews From Our Satisfied Patients

  • "I found this office on Google and I am so grateful! The office staff and doctors are friendly and helpful. Emmett's knowledge and efficiency made my visit enjoyable. I will definitely recommend this office!"
    Angelica F.
  • "Everyone was very friendly and pleasant I had no issues if they offer you something extra and you say no their still very friendly and not angry cause you didn’t take it, i will be back and also yell my family. The doctor was very nice and very informative."
    Lucy L.
  • "Have been happily using Northern Ave Eye Care for years for my eye health and vision needs. Am absolutely delighted to find Dr Clanton here now! He was my mother in law's Dr for years in his previous location. I was impressed with his caring and competence then. I'm so happy he's my eye doctor now! And the staff is still friendly, helpful and knowledgeable."
    Ana S.
  • "Everyone from the woman who checked my Granddaughter in, to the doctor and the woman who discussed what would be best for lens was very welcoming and knowledgeable. I will be going there for my own eye exam when I finally give up and admit I need real glasses. Not just the cheaters you can buy at the dollar store. I recommend this business for anyone who needs glasses, contacts or prescription sunglasses."
    Joidan L.
  • "This was the best eye Care center I have ever visited! The Dr was great and funny, the staff was EXCEPTIONAL I didn't want to leave after I was all finished I wanted to stay and hang out. The selection wasn't that large but I will continue to come back! I love the people!"
    Krystal R.