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Shopko Optical Opens New Center in Ankeny, Iowa

November 29, 2021

Optical center brings patient-centric care and eyewear to Ankeny community


GREEN BAY, Wis.Shopko Optical, a leader in providing trusted eye care to communities for over 40 years, is pleased to open its new center in Ankeny, Iowa. The new center is open starting November 29 and is located at 110 N. Ankeny Blvd. The new center will provide patients with comprehensive eye care services, including eye exams, contact lens fitting, and detection and management of eye disease.

“We are excited to expand our comprehensive eye care services to Ankeny,” said Russ Steinhorst, Shopko Optical CEO. “With our new location, we can better meet the needs of the community and continue to provide the well-known patient-centric care that Shopko Optical is known for.”

In addition, Shopko Optical’s Kids in Focus program will work with Ankeny’s local Lions Club to identify eligible children within the area to receive a comprehensive eye exam and pair of glasses at no charge from Shopko Optical. Those looking to participate can contact their local Lions Club.

Shopko Optical accepts most major vision plans, including EyeMed, UHC Vision, Davis Vision, Superior Vision, Avesis, 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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