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Dr. Melissa R. Lewis OD

Dr. Melissa R. Lewis

Dr. Lewis began working in the optometric field at the age of 16 when her family optometrist offered her a job. She earned her undergraduate degree from Northeast Missouri State University and her Doctor of Optometry from the University of Missouri-St. Louis. Dr. Lewis has served as an adjunct assistant professor at the University of Missouri-St Louis School of Optometry. Dr. Lewis acquired 20/20 Vision Care in Arnold in 1998 and opened the Ballwin office in 2000. She emphasizes the importance of eye health during her examinations and takes the time to spend with each and every patient. By the ever-present...
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Is it an Eye Care Emergency?

Woman's Eye in Ad for Eye Care Emergencies

Please call our Ballwin office: 636-391-7175 or our Arnold office: 636-282-2700If you experience loss of vision, double vision, swelling, infection or any eye emergency, contact us immediately for guidance. We’ll help you with the best treatment to prevent complications and promote long-lasting clear eyesight.

Use your best judgment on urgency – find the nearest emergency room or review our emergency page for tips.

Use your best judgment on urgency – find the nearest emergency room or review our emergency page for tips.

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At this time we will be limiting our business hours. We will be operating the phones from 9-1 Monday-Thursday. Dr. Lewis will still be seeing her scheduled appointments. If you have an appointment, we ask that you do not bring additional family members unless essential to your care. Anyone showing signs of illness will be rescheduled.

If you have an eye emergency, please do not go to the emergency room or urgent care. Contact Dr. Lewis’s emergency line at (314) 610-6917.

If you have eyeglasses or contact lenses to pick up, please call our office to set up an appointment at (636) 282-2700 (Arnold) or (636) 391-7175 (Ballwin).

Thank you for helping us in doing our part to slow the spread of COVID-19. Our priority is keeping our patients and staff safe.