The Ephraim McDowell Eye & Vision Center offers comprehensive eye care for all ages.  Services are provided by both ophthalmologists and optometrists.  As a result, patients receive regular eye exams and specialized care when needed.

Our providers specialize in:

  • Diagnosing and treating medical and surgical diseases of the eye
  • Prescribing and fitting eyeglasses and contact lenses to correct vision problems
  • Glaucoma screening and treatment
  • Macular Degeneration screening and treatment
  • Cataract surgery
  • Dry Eye disease
  • Diabetic eye disease

When necessary, our ophthalmologists perform cataract surgery at the Central Kentucky Surgery Center.

We offer patient-centered care. Because of that, patients feel at ease in our office.

The Ephraim McDowell Eye & Vision Center also has an on-site optical shop. It offers a variety of high-quality lenses and specialized coatings. They can be matched to the style of frame preferred by our patients. The optical shop also provides prescription and non-prescription sunglasses.

For an appointment, please call (859) 239-4500. The optical shop can be reached by calling (859) 239-4510.

Our Eye & Vision Care Providers

Provider Dr. Barton Ramsey

Barton L. Ramsey, III, M.D.

Dr. Ramsey earned his medical degree in 1980 from the University of Louisville. He has been practicing in Danville for more than 30 years and joined the Eye & Vision Center in July 2019.

Provider Dr. Manan Sampat

Manan R. Sampat, M.D.

Dr. Sampat earned his medical degree in 2016 from Rutgers New Jersey Medical School in Newark, NJ. He joined the Ephraim McDowell Eye & Vision Center in September 2020.

Provider Denise Dobbins, O.D.

Denise Dobbins, O.D.

Dr. Dobbins is an optometrist who has practiced in Danville for more than 20 years. She joined the Ephraim McDowell Eye & Vision Center in May 2020.

Provider Barry Kowalik O.D.

Barry M. Kowalik, O.D.

Dr. Kowalik is an optometrist who has practiced in Danville since 1996. He earned his degree from The New England College of Optometry and joined the Ephraim McDowell Eye & Vision Center in 2021.

Location:

  • 1541 Lebanon Road, Suite 2, Danville