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I want each of my patients to enjoy a lifetime of great vision, clarity, and have the peace of mind that comes knowing your Doctor of Optometry's care used the latest technology and helped you apply cutting edge knowledge that assures optimal health and wellness. 

 

-Dr. Facchiano

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Vincent Facchiano, OD, FAAO

 

ABOUT

For Great Vision

As a Doctor of Optometry board certified in treatment and management of eye diseases, your optimum eye health is my  goal.  Whether it is glaucoma, an eye infection, a foreign object lodged in the eye, ocular allergies, or simply a preventative eye exam, you can trust your eye treatment to Dr. Facchiano. 


Dr. Facchiano is here to serve all of your primary eye care needs. I not only provide comprehensive eye examinations, glasses and contact lenses, but also diagnose and treat eye diseases. I am board certified in the treatment and management of ocular disease and authorized to prescribe topical and oral medications for the treatment of eye disease. I provide both pre- and post-surgical care for patients referred for cataracts, glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, and refractive surgery. I offer and educate patients  regarding the latest in refractive treatment options including laser eye surgery, contact lenses, and fashion eyewear. Serving patients in Northern Illinois and Southern Wisconsin for 40 years. Whatever your primary eye care needs, I am here to serve you.

Vincent Facchiano, OD, FAAO

Dr. Facchiano, a Rockford Optometrist, is respected and recognized in the field of Optometry. Since receiving his Doctorate from Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago, Dr. Facchiano has performed clinical studies in the development of new contact lens plastics for the Food and Drug Administration of the United States. He is in the top 10% of Optometrists in the United States and Canada and achieved fellowship with the American Academy of Optometry (FAAO). In addition, Dr. Facchiano is a Board Certified Optometrist, a select distinction held by 1% of all optometrists who practice in Nothern Illinois & southern Wisconsin. As Diplomate, American Board of Optometry, Dr. Facchiano participates in an extensive process that involves completing approved higher education that far exceeds the minimum expectations for state licensure, computer assessments, practice improvement exercises, as well as periodic exams that demonstrate competency to maintain board certification in anterior segment eye disease and contact lens care. Be assured you will get the finest available primary eye care that will keep your eyes seeing and feeling their best.

He is an active member of the American Optometric Association, current president of IOA’s -Northen Illinois Optometric Society, Contact Lens Society, the Better Vision Institute, Lighthouse for the Blind, and Guiding Eyes for the Blind. He has also been a mission leader and served in over 25 international eye care missions in developing countries all over world. For the past 32 years Dr. Facchiano has extended his care to those that have the least and need his services the most both at home and abroad. He actively supports local community projects, Red Cross, Rockford Rescue Mission, Habbitat for Humanity and the Jaycees. He is active in such philanthropic groups as Volunteer Optometric Services to Humanity, Gift of Sight Foundation, Medical Mission Tours, One Sight Foundation and Mountain Top Ministry -Haiti. Dr. Facchiano is a licensed Optometrist in Illinois, Minnesota, Texas and Wisconsin. He is the third generation of Optometrists from his family to practice Optometry in the greater Rockford IL and Madison WI area. He is married, is the father of two sons and resides in Boone County.

Services

 

Comprehensive Eye Exams
We are pleased to offer the following optometry services to our community. An eye exam in our office is a thorough evaluation of the eye and a determination of prescription for glasses or contact lenses.

  • Testing Visual Acuity or Refractive Error

  • Pupil Evaluation with or without Dilation

  • Examination of Peripheral Visual Field

  • Color Vision Testing

  • Analysis of the Visual Systems

  • Examination of the External Parts of the Eye

  • Intraocular Pressure Measurement

  • Examination of the Health of the Entire Eye

 

 

Optometric Services
Diagnose and treatment of eye diseases and identify general eye health problems including diabetes, anemia, high blood pressure, and others. We can also test for and fit specialty or safety eyewear for sports, occupations, other activities and hobbies.

  • Contact Lens Fittings

  • Diagnosis and Treatment of Eye Disease

  • Specialized Testing and Care for Eye Disease

  • Pre-and Post-Operative Care for Eye Disease

  • Eye Emergencies

  • Foreign object removal

  • Vision Services for Visually Impaired

Specialty Services

  • Medical Co-Management - LASIK, Cataract Surgery, Glaucoma, and Retinal Surgery

  • Ocular Surface Disease- Dry Eye Management and Treatment, Lid Disease 

  • Red Eye- Bacterial, Virus, and Allergic Eye Disease 

  • Diabetic Eye - Annual Evaluations and Management of Diabetic Eye Disease 

  • Glaucoma Treatment

  • High Risk Medication Evaluations 

  • Aviation Vision Needs 

  • Ocular Disease Care and Management- Macular Degeneration, Cataracts, Glaucoma, Diabetic Eye Disease, Hypertensive Eye Disease, Hugh Risk Medications

  • Pediatric Care - Vision Therapy, Developmental Vision Testing, Infant See Program, Strabismus Evaluation and Care, Lazy Eye 

  • Geriatric Care - Evaluations and Management of Cataracts, Glaucoma, Macular Degeneration Retinal Disease, Nutritional Supplements, and Ophthalmic Lens Considerations 

  • Diet and Nutritional Consultations

  • Allergy Testing and Ocular Allergy Treatment 

  • Specialty Contact Lenses- Multifocal, Toric, High Astigmatism, Prosthetic, Shell Contacts, Hybrid Contacts, Keratoconic Contacts) 

  • Myopia Treatment and Prevention- CRT Lenses, Orthokeratology, MiSght Soft Lens, Atropine Drops, Special Ophthalmic Lenses, Nutrition, and Lifestyle Factors 

Vision Plans Accepted

  • AVP

  • BECN

  • Blue Cross

  • Cole

  • Dean Care

  • EyeMed

  • Foundation

  • Group Health Cooperative

  • Physicians Plus

  • Spectera

  • State Aide or Medic Aide 

  • United
  • VSP

Medical Plans Accepted

  • Anthem

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

  • Cigna

  • Medicare 

  • Omaha 

  • United Health 

 

Patient Resources

 

For Great Vision

Dr. Vince Facchiano

P.O. Box  427

Belvidere, IL 61008

This website was provided to For Great Vision & Dr. Facchiano by The American Association of Corporate Optometrist. The AACO mission is to provide technical and professional education, practice resources, and tools for corporate affiliated optometrist, so they may provide the highest quality care to their patients.

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