Union Eye Associates has recently joined the national, private-practice optometric network, Vision Source.

Owner and practitioner, Dr. Ryan C. Hill, has practiced optometry in Union for more than three years and the practice has been in operation since the 1930s. Dr. Hill is a graduate of the University of Missouri College of Optometry.

Union Eye Associates features state-of-the-art technology and equipment including an optical coherence tomography (OCT) and Optomap machine which are used for thorough evaluation of the retina. The practice specializes in family eye care, specialty contact lenses, glaucoma, diabetic eye disease, cataract and refractive surgery co-management.

Dr. Hill is involved in the Lions Club and supports several organizations including Niños de Mexico, American Diabetes Association, Franklin County Area United Way, and Union Wildcat Boosters.

Union Eye Associates is located at 507 S. Lincoln Ave. in Union and can be reached at 636-583-3322.

Founded in 1991, Vision Source is North America’s largest network of private practice optometrists. With more than 2,800 offices and 5,300 members in the United States and Canada, Vision Source consists of the most influential experts in the eye care industry. For more information, call 888-558-2020 or visit www.visionsource.com.