Eye Care Center – Crystal Lake

Eye Doctors in Crystal Lake

At Shopko Optical Crystal Lake, you’ll find an experienced optometrist* who welcomes you in a friendly and professional atmosphere, takes the time to explain findings about your eye health and encourages questions at each visit.

5006 Northwest Hwy
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
Phone: 779-205-0315

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Monday9:00AM - 7:00PM
Tuesday9:00AM - 7:00PM
Wednesday9:00AM - 7:00PM
Thursday9:00AM - 7:00PM
Friday9:00AM - 7:00PM
Saturday9:00AM - 3:00PM

Store Description

Welcome to our Shopko Optical Crystal Lake location at 5006 Northwest Hwy, where our optometrists* prioritize patient care and satisfaction. Whether you’re scheduling a comprehensive eye exam, shopping for eyewear, or seeking a treatment or management plan for your eyes, we make it our mission to provide you with a personalized experience to meet your needs. We’re always here to answer your questions and help you maximize your insurance benefits.

Dr Herba - Shopko Optical optometrist

Joseph Herba, O.D.


Primary eye care


Dr. Herba chose optometry as his profession after observing an optometrist at his practice. He believes that because every patient has different vision needs, it is his job to educate them to make the best choices for their eyes. Dr. Herba listens to his patients and ensures that every question gets answered before they leave. He has lived in the Crystal Lake, IL, area for over 30 years and is involved in the Lion’s Club. He is married with five children and enjoys training dogs and fishing.


Illinois College of Optometry

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Dr. Freitag - Shopko Optical optometrist

Brett Freitag, O.D.

  • Ocular disease
  • Contact lenses
  • Advanced therapeutics

Dr. Freitag provides patients top quality care along with a personal, friendly experience. He is eager to greet his patients with a smile, listen to them and provide the necessary information for their individual eye care. Growing up, Dr. Freitag enjoyed annual eye exams with Dr. Herba and was influenced by him to pursue optometry. Now, Dr. Freitag feels privileged to work alongside Dr. Herba at Shopko Optical Crystal Lake.


University of Pikeville- Kentucky College of Optometry
Northern Illinois University

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