Decatur Eye Center

Edward H. Fries, MS, OD

Optometrist located in Decatur, TX

About Dr. Fries

Edward H. Fries, OD, of Decatur Eye Center in Decatur, Texas, is a specialist in glaucoma management. A believer that eyesight and nutrition are intimately connected, Dr. Fries enjoys teaching his patients of this connection, for the maintenance of normal eyesight as well as to slow or halt the progression of vision loss tied to other conditions, such as age-related eye issues or diabetes.

Dr. Fries received his degree from the University of Houston College of Optometry in 1998. He stays up-to-date with all developments in the field of optometry, and he has pursued additional training in optical coherence tomography and autofluorescence fundus photography, among other state-of-the-art vision care technologies.

To provide top-level care for every aspect of your vision health, Dr. Fries has close ties with a retina specialist and two ophthalmologists, who come to the Decatur Eye Center offices to expand on the eye care expertise offered by Dr. Fries and his staff. Decatur Eye Center meets its mission of providing high-quality eye care to Decatur and surrounding communities.

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Decatur Eye Center

Edward H. Fries, OD, of Decatur Eye Center in Decatur, Texas, is a specialist in glaucoma management. A believer that eyesight and nutrition are intimately connected, Dr. Fries enjoys teaching his patients of this connection, for the maintenance of normal eyesight as well as to slow or halt the progression of vision loss tied to other conditions, such as age-related eye issues or diabetes.

Dr. Fries received his degree from the University of Houston College of Optometry in 1998. He stays up-to-date with all developments in the field of optometry, and he has pursued additional training in optical coherence tomography and autofluorescence fundus photography, among other state-of-the-art vision care technologies.

To provide top-level care for every aspect of your vision health, Dr. Fries has close ties with a retina specialist and two ophthalmologists, who come to the Decatur Eye Center offices to expand on the eye care expertise offered by Dr. Fries and his staff. Decatur Eye Center meets its mission of providing high-quality eye care to Decatur and surrounding communities.


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    "I have been a patient at Decatur Eye Center for 11 years and I couldn't be happier with their care and service. The staff is knowledgeable and always there to help."

    Laura K.
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    "I have been a patient of Dr. Fries at Decatur Eye Center as long as I have lived here. They are a very good office and a great staff."

    Ray B.
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    "We have been to several eye doctors over the years, and Dr Fried and his staff are the most friendly and helpful I've ever had."

    Jordan H.
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    "I have been going to Decatur ever since we moved here over a year ago and have always been happy. The staff is very, very friendly."

    Catherine B.
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    "Very satisfied with the service provided by Decatur Eye Center. The check in - check out process was conducted in a timely manner."

    Lena R.
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    "I rarely have to wait for my appointments, if I do they have nice music, comfy chairs, and magazines for the short time you do have to wait."

    Ronald S.
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    "I love that they always call me to remind me of my appointments. Any time that I've had to call they've been very polite and help me with what I need."

    Verified Patient
  • Yellow Pages

    "I haven't met any staff member at Decatur Eye Center that hasn't been great. They always help me when/if I need it."

    Maya R.
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    "The staff is great at Decatur Eye Center and he has had the same staff for a very long time, which is great because it's great to speak to the same people when I go."

    Verified Patient
  • Demandforce

    "This is a first-rate professional facility with a great friendly staff. I'd highly recommend them to anyone for all of their Optical needs."

    Richard F.
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    "This office still has the small town feel-which I love, friendly staff, and the service from Dr. Fries is always great. Glasses are always high quality work."

    Erika T.
  • Demandforce

    "Had an appointment for myself and my 2 children. The staff was extremely patient & kind to me and my little ones. Very much enjoyed their service."

    Greta C.
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    "Everyone at Decatur Eye Center has been great from Dr. Fries to the office staff and technicians. We have been going there for almost 15 years!"

    Juanita C.
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    "My wife and I bought new glasses and it was the best experience we have ever had. The glasses fit when we walked out & the prescription was spot on."

    Ray B.
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Most Major Insurances Accepted

The knowledgeable staff at Decatur Eye Center is experienced in working with vision insurance providers. Dr. Fries and his team will work directly with you and your vision insurer to submit claims regarding your vision care. Please contact our office if you don't see your insurance provider listed and bring your insurance information with you to your appointment.

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Location
Decatur Eye Center
303 S Washburn St
Decatur, TX 76234
Phone: 940-627-2020
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940-627-2020

Edward Fries, MS, OD
303 S Washburn St
Decatur, TX 76234