Eye Care Center in Whitewater 53190 - Shopko Optical

Eye Doctors in Whitewater

Our team of trusted eye care professionals* at Shopko Optical Whitewater proudly serve patients of all ages with outstanding eye care and customer service. We encourage you to ask questions so that you better understand your eye health and protect your vision for the future.

Vision Insurance in Whitewater

Digital Eye Exam in Whitewater

1139 W Main Street
Whitewater, WI 53190
Phone: 262-731-6328

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Whitewater Shopko Optical storefront


Monday 10:00AM - 6:00PM
Tuesday 10:00AM - 6:00PM
Wednesday 10:00AM - 6:00PM
Thursday 10:00AM - 6:00PM
Friday 10:00AM - 6:00PM
Saturday 9:00AM - 3:00PM

*Store hours can vary. Check this page regularly or call your center to verify.

Store Description

At Shopko Optical Whitewater your eye care is our top priority. We are located at 1139 W Main Street. Our experienced optometrists* provide primary care for all ages, including comprehensive eye exams, prescription eyeglasses and contact lens fittings, and geriatric and diabetic care. We make it our mission to ensure every patient feels cared for, valued, and satisfied. Come see for yourself.

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Katelyn Steen, O.D.


Primary eye care


Dr. Steen always knew she wanted to help people in her profession, so she decided to shadow an optometrist in college and became passionate about the field. She believes that eyesight is a wonderful gift that is important to protect. Dr. Steen is committed to providing her patients with the best eye care possible and pays attention to detail to get the best results and most accurate diagnoses. She is from Lanark, IL, and loves to spend time with her family, play volleyball, bake desserts, make crafts, go for bike rides, snow ski, and kayak.


Illinois College of Optometry

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Dr. Nicholas Barlas - Shopko Optical optometrist

Nicholas Barlas, O.D.

  • Primary eye care
  • Contact lenses
  • Ocular disease

Dr. Barlas suffered a week-long eye infection as a teenager, which included several visits to the eye doctor. From that point, he knew he wanted to become an optometrist to provide the same care to the people in his community. Dr. Barlas gets to know each of his patients to understand their goals and needs. He combines clinical pearls with new-age technology to provide the best care to his patients.


MCPHS School of Optometry, University of Illinois at Chicago

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At Shopko Optical Whitewater, we provide the best eye care plan suited to your individual needs. We accept a wide variety of vision plans to maximize your budget including Anthem, Davis Vision, DeltaVision,* EyeMed, Superior Vision, UHC Vision, VSP, and many more.  Your flex spend or health savings account may be eligible to use for family eye care, purchases of exams, frames and lenses, contacts, and sunglasses.


*We welcome state employees with DeltaVision from EyeMed.


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EyeMed logo UnitedHealthcare Vision Insurance logo VSP logo

*In-network for most VSP members.

For more information about your vision plan and to verify coverage, call your Whitewater Shopko Optical location.
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No Insurance, No Problem

We’re dedicated to providing you with eye care options tailored to your individual needs. With or without insurance, we strive to provide the best value in eye care. We accept a variety of payment options, including CareCredit, to help manage eye care related expenses. Our experienced opticians At Shopko Optical Whitewater will help you understand your options to ensure you receive the eye care and eyewear you need to see your best.


Special Offers

Looking for a great deal on frames and lenses without insurance? Our Whitewater Eye Care Center offers promotions to help you maximize your budget. Click here to view our current special offers.



At Shopko Optical Whitewater, we accept CareCredit as a payment option so that you can get the proper eye care and eyewear you need right away and manage your monthly payments later. CareCredit can be used to pay for your vision needs in full, to cover a co-pay or insurance deductible or to take care of costs outside your vision benefits allowance.

*Subject to credit approval. Minimum monthly payments required. See www.carecredit.com for details.

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About Digital Eye Exams

A digital eye exam, sometimes referred to as tele-optometry, allows you to receive a comprehensive eye exam at our Whitewater location performed by a licensed optometrist. The digital eye exam includes the use of a live remote video conference between you and the optometrist for an accurate exam of your eyes at a convenient time for you. More Info >

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