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Shopko Optical Opens New Center in Papillion, Nebraska

March 15, 2021

Optical center brings patient-centric care and eyewear to Papillion 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 Papillion, Nebraska. The new center, opening March 15, is located at 8920 South 71st Plaza. Gregory Bruening, O.D. will provide patients with comprehensive eye care services, including eye exams, contact lens fitting, and diagnosis and treatment of eye disease.

“We are so excited to join Papillion’s community with this new Shopko Optical center,” said Russ Steinhorst, Shopko Optical CEO. “Dr. Bruening is skilled in providing patient-centric eye care and is excited to meet new patients.”

Dr. Bruening graduated from the New England College of Optometry and specializes in primary eye care.

In addition, Shopko Optical’s Kids in Focus program will work with Papillion’s local Lions Club to identify deserving 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:
Chloe Albrecht
Public Relations Manager, Element
Phone: (920) 702-1245
Email: chloe@goelement.com


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