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Shopko Optical Acquires Beaver Dam Eye Care

December 20, 2021

Dr. Eugene Swanson & Dr. Stacy Neperud to join Shopko Optical Beaver Dam


GREEN BAY, Wis.Shopko Optical, a leader in providing trusted eye care to communities for over 40 years, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Beaver Dam Eye Care, 301 South Roosevelt Drive in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin.

As part of this new affiliation, Dr. Eugene Swanson and Dr. Stacy Neperud will continue providing comprehensive eye care services to the Beaver Dam community as part of Shopko Optical Beaver Dam, located at 820 Park Avenue. Their first day practicing as part of Shopko Optical will be Monday, December 20.

“We are very excited for Dr. Swanson, Dr. Neperud and their staff to join Shopko Optical in Beaver Dam,” said Russ Steinhorst, Shopko Optical CEO. “We share a commitment to patient-centric care and strong community-based values.”

As part of Shopko Optical Fox Lake, Dr. Dennis Lewinson will continue to provide patients with comprehensive eye care services, including eye exams, contact lens fitting, and detection and management of eye disease.

Through its Kids in Focus program, Shopko Optical partners with the local Lions Club to identify eligible children from the area to receive a comprehensive eye exam and pair of glasses. In addition, Shopko Optical teammates receive paid time off to volunteer in their community.

“Shopko Optical has been a longstanding fixture in Beaver Dam,” added Steinhorst. “We are delighted to welcome these two experienced and highly-skilled optometrists to the team and are looking forward to serving our new patients.”

Shopko Optical accepts most major vision plans, including EyeMed, UHC Vision, DeltaVision, Davis Vision, Superior Vision, Anthem, and many more. Shopko Optical is also an open-access provider for VSP. 

To certify coverage, book an appointment with an optometrist, or find a Shopko Optical center, visit Shopko.com.


About Shopko Optical
Shopko Optical, the trade name of Shoptikal LLC, is an affiliate of Monarch Alternative Capital LP. For more than 40 years, Shopko Optical has provided excellent patient-centric care and high-quality eyewear through its dedicated team of nearly 700 optometrists (independent doctors of optometry in IA, ID, MT, SD, and WA) and opticians. Shopko Optical expects further growth in 2021 and beyond. For more information, visit Shopko.com.

For More Information, Contact:
Tricia Schwartz
Public Relations Strategist, Element
Phone: (920) 702-1237
Email: Tricia@goelement.com

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