Category Archives: eye center

Spotlight on Dr. Nichols

How did you get interested in optometry? “I always knew I wanted to go into the medical field, so I started shadowing various professions while in college. I shadowed an optometrist who provided a lot of insight into why optometry is a great profession with many options for those with various interests. Because I have […]


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Optometrist Spotlight – Dr. Burt Schreiber

How did you get interested in optometry? “My college biology professor suggested that I shadow an optometrist as part of my career search.  I met a fantastic optometrist that is still a great friend to this day.  At the time we met, I had never had an eye exam.  After that first exam, I learned […]


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Common Eye Conditions for Kids

Good vision allows our children to learn about the world more easily. Vision problems affect 1 in 20 preschoolers and 1 in 4 school-age children. Early intervention is the key to overcoming any vision difficulties that children may encounter.  Programs, such as InfantSee, allow infants between the ages of 6-12 months to have an examination free […]


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Gift of Sight

Giving back to our community and beyond is a central theme throughout Fairway Eye Center.  Through our Gift of Sight program, we are committed to helping improve the vision of those less fortunate in Kansas City, as well as in foreign countries.  Our doctors actively participate in mission work yearly and are working diligently to […]


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