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James Wooldridge, OD


Dr. Wooldridge is a licensed Doctor of Optometry and owner of Wooldridge Optometry LLC. He attended the University of Missouri for both his undergraduate and Doctor of Optometry degrees. He has completed externships at the St. Louis University low vision clinic and the Chickasaw Nation Health Center, an Indian Health Service hospital. Dr. Wooldridge was an American Board of Opticianry certified optician, and served as teacher’s assistant for Ophthalmic Optics.

Dr. Wooldridge has provided eye care at skilled nursing, hospital, and hospice facilities while treating advanced eye disease, keratoconus, glaucoma, and serving patients with special needs. Dr. Wooldridge fits specialty contact lenses for corneal disease, and co-manages cataract surgery.

Passionate about giving back, Dr. Wooldridge has travelled to Thailand, Puerto Rico, Mexico, and American Indian reservations for charitable OneSight clinics. He also volunteers and coordinates charity services that provide eyeglasses and eye care to low income families in New York, Chicago, and Rockford.

COVID-19 Update

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation, Wooldridge Optometry will be closed effective immediately and resuming patient care April 7th, or as advised by the CDC and IOA.

Please email us at Info@WooldridgeOptometry with any emergency requests (please include your name, DOB, phone number, and the nature of your emergency). Thank you very much for your understanding during this difficult time.

Protecting our Patients from Coronavirus

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