Our Focus is You. Serving Baton Rouge for over 25 years.
Wendy Waguespack, OD & Brett Carlin, OD
Family Eye Care in Baton Rouge, LA
Ensuring crisp and clear vision is only one part of first-rate eye care. In addition to testing visual acuity, our local eye doctors focus on the comprehensive and long-term health of your eyes and vision. Using the latest in optometric technology such as digital imaging, in our Baton Rouge office, we will inspect your eyes thoroughly with a comprehensive eye exam and vision assessment.
Wendy Waguespack, OD & Brett Carlin, OD‘s optometric experts stay up to date with the rapid progress of medicine and technology, so you benefit from precise diagnoses and optimal treatments. Many common eye diseases, such as macular degeneration, cataracts and glaucoma, do not present symptoms until a late stage. For early detection and effective medical treatment of eye disease, visit our highly qualified and skilled eye doctors regularly for a comprehensive eye exam.
Eye Disease Management
We diagnose and manage diseases like Glaucoma, Macular Degeneration, Cataracts, and Diabetic Retinopathy.
We are pleased to announce that our practice has been selected to participate in an exclusive program to offer our patients a new prescription eyedrop for droopy eyelid (also known as acquired blepharoptosis) called UPNEEQ.
Comprehensive Eye Exams
Unlike a basic eye check-up, a comprehensive eye exam involves a thorough, detailed examination of your eyes and visual abilities.
Nearsightedness, technically known as myopia, is a condition which causes difficulty focusing on objects at a distance, while near vision remains normal. Myopia is one of the most common vision problems worldwide and it is on the rise.
On Site Lens Finishing Lab
Our on-site lens lab means quicker eyeglasses while you wait. Our investment into the absolute latest on-site lens lab technology is part of our commitment to providing the residents of Baton Rouge the absolute best eye care and eyewear. Our highly trained Optical staff are skilled at fitting your lenses into the frames you choose, for the optimal fit.
Meet Dr. Brett Carlin
Dr. Carlin enjoys working with patients of all ages, ensuring their vision is clear and free from underlying vision problems or eye disease. Plus, he enjoys working with children, and during their pediatric eye exam, he'll make the exam fun & interesting for them.
My appointment was on time and I felt very safe with the sanitation, masks and distancing from other patients. All of my questions were answered and my exam was very thorough. The office staff were friendly and efficient. Dr. Waguespack is the best in dealing with all eye issues.
What Is Low Vision?
It describes a set of conditions in which there is significant visual impairment that can not be corrected with traditional means such as glasses, contact lenses, medication or eye surgery.
Your Low Vision Specialist Can Help
- Monday: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
- Tuesday: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
- Wednesday: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
- Thursday: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
- Friday: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
- Saturday: Closed
- Sunday: Closed
If 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.
Please call our office at 225-767-8495 during office hours for further instructions. Use your best judgment on urgency, if you feel you need to find the nearest emergency room.