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Welcome to Focus Family Eye Care

Our practice proudly serves the Altoona, IA area including Bondurant, Pleasant Hill, Mitchellville and East Des Moines with a tradition of quality service and friendly staff.

Dr. Kari Hellstern O.D. takes great pride in offering every patient the absolute best in vision care--whether through fitting them with eyeglasses or contact lenses, diagnosing cataracts, glaucoma, and other eye diseases, or recommending LASIK and other eye surgery procedures.

Our expert eye doctor and experienced staff will take the time to answer all of your questions, explain treatment options, and provide the highest quality eye health treatments available.

Built on the foundation of patient convenience and satisfaction, Focus Family Eye Care serves all of your family’s eye care needs under one roof. Come visit our modern facility and friendly doctors and staff!


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Focus Family Eye Care
550 36th Ave SW Suite K1
Altoona, IA 50009

Phone: (515) 518-8283
Fax: (515) 518-8285

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Our Hours

Monday 11:00am - 7:00pm
Tuesday 8:30am - 5:30pm
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 8:30am - 5:30pm
Friday 9:00am - 2:00pm
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

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