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Our Optometrists

Eye Doctors for Westerville, Johnstown, Gahanna and New Albany

With nine eye doctors on staff, our optometry teams in Johnstown and Westerville works together to provide a one-stop solution for your total eye care needs. Each of our optometrists contributes expertise in a particular area of eye care, enabling us to work together to address your personal concerns and circumstances. We make it a policy to ensure that all staff members are up-to-date on the latest technology and techniques to make your visit as comfortable and effective as possible. The Professional VisionCare eye doctors serve our patients from convenient locations within Johnstown and Westerville, also assisting patients from Gahanna, Worthington, Sunbury and New Albany.

Read on to learn more about our eye doctors.

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Dr. Carole R. Burns (FCOVD)

Dr. Burns graduated from The Ohio State University College of Optometry in 1984. She completed her vision therapy and pediatric residency at The State University of New York in 1985. She is an assistant clinical professor at The Ohio State University College of Optometry. She is a member of the...
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Dr. Kyla S. Cologgi

Dr. Cologgi graduated from The Ohio State University College of Optometry in 1991.  She is an active member of the Ohio Optometric Association, the American Optometric Association and the College of Optometrists in Vision Development. She formerly taught optometry students at The Ohio State University College of Optometry pediatrics and...
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Dr. Megan Taylor

We are excited to announce that Dr. Megan Taylor has joined the eight optometrists at Professional VisionCare. Dr. Taylor graduated from The Ohio State University College of Optometry in 2015 as the Student of the Year and Valedictorian of her class.  She completed her post graduate residency training in ocular...
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Dr. Amy R. Lay

Dr. Lay graduated Summa Cum Laude with an undergraduate degree in biology from Hope College in Holland, Michigan. She then graduated from Ferris State University College of Optometry in 1993 as valedictorian of her class. She finished her training with a strong background in specialty contact lenses and vision therapy...
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Dr. William G. Lay

Dr. William Lay graduated from The Ohio State University College of Optometry in 1992.  He is a previous faculty member in the specialty clinics at The Ohio State University College of Optometry.  He is a member of the American Optometric Association, Fellowship of Christian Optometrists, and served as past governor...
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Dr. Kristyne E. Edwards (MS, FAAO)

Dr. Edwards graduated from The Ohio State University College of Optometry in 1996. She is a faculty member at The Ohio State University College of Optometry. She is involved with many local and national organizations, including the Ohio Optometric Association, College of Optometrists in Vision Development, American Optometric Association, and...
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Dr. Nancy A. Evans

Dr. Evans graduated from The Ohio State University College of Optometry in 1987. She is a faculty member at The Ohio State University in the specialty clinics. She is a member of the American Optometric Association, Ohio Optometric Association, and past secretary and trustee of the Central Ohio Optometric Association. ...
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Dr. Gregory J. Nixon, OD, FAAO

Dr. Nixon graduated in 1996 from The Ohio State University College of Optometry as Valedictorian of his class. He is an active member of the Ohio Optometric Association where he is co-chair of the legislative committee and member of the EastWest Eye Conference Education committee. His work on behalf of...
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Dr. Stacy L. Stutler

r. Stutler graduated from The Ohio State University College of Optometry in 2004. She is a member of the Ohio Optometric Association and the American Optometric Association. Upon graduation, Dr. Stutler practiced in Northwest Ohio where she specialized in pediatrics and worked closely with a leading pediatric ophthalmologist. She returned...
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Dr. Bradley Johnson

Dr. Johnson completed his undergraduate work at The Ohio State University, graduating Magna Cum Laude with a degree in Biology. He graduated from The Ohio State University College of Optometry in 2008. He completed an ocular disease residency at The Eye Center of Toledo. He is a member of the...

Dr. Mark R. Wright (FCOVD Emeritus)

Dr. Wright graduated from The Ohio State University College of Optometry in 1980. He is an assistant clinical professor at The Ohio State University College of Optometry. He is a member of the Central Ohio Optometric Association, the American Optometric Association, is a Certified Fellow of the College of Optometrists...