Our Doctors

  • David P. Dickson, O.D.
    David P. Dickson, O.D.

    Dr. David P. Dickson founded Professional Eye Care Associates, Inc. in 1976. With more than 35 years of experience, he specializes in family eye care, refractive surgery consultation, specialty contact lens fitting, and treatment of eye diseases.

    Prior to founding PECA, Dr. Dickson was an associate at an ophthalmology practice in Columbus. He also has been a leader in organized optometry, serving on the executive board of the Ohio Optometric Association for seven years prior to being elected as the association’s state president. Through his leadership and participation on numerous state and national committees, Dr. Dickson helped improve eye care delivery in Ohio, and improved state standards for service in the field. He has also participated in in numerous contact lens and solution clinical trials, and has taught at The Ohio State University College of Optometry’s disease evaluation clinic for 11 years.

    Dr. Dickson is a 1976 graduate of the Pennsylvania College of Optometry, and completed his undergraduate work at Wittenberg University and Ohio University. He was a clinical faculty member with The Ohio State University College of Optometry as well as adjunct faculty to the Pennsylvania College of Optometry and the Southern College of Optometry.

  • Robert F. Koerner, O.D.
    Robert F. Koerner, O.D.

    Dr. Robert F. Koerner joined Professional Eye Care Associates, Inc. in 1994. In addition to primary eye care, his specialties include refractive surgery consultation; treatment of eye diseases; and fitting of specialty contact lenses, including bifocal, toric, keratoconic and prosthetic contact lenses.

    Previously, Dr. Koerner worked at Northwest Eye Surgeons in Columbus. He also previously served as clinical director of the Stowe Vision Clinic, providing free eye glasses and exams to people in need. He is currently a member of the Ohio Optometric Association and the American Optometric Association.

    Dr. Koerner is a 1992 graduate of The Ohio State School of Optometry. His received his undergraduate degree from The Ohio State University with an emphasis in chemistry.