Joe Ellis, OD

Joe Ellis, OD

Optometrist at Clarkson EyecareAccepting new patients?Yes
109 W 5th Street
Benton, KY 42025
(270) 527-7421

About Dr. Joe Ellis

Dr. Joe Ellis, OD, has been practicing full-scope optometry in Benton, Kentucky since 1986. He has earned the Expanded Therapeutic Procedures certification and is a Diplomate of the American Board of Optometry.

Dr. Ellis has a special interest in the area of patient advocacy especially as it pertains to patient's access to optometric care. He currently serves as the Advocacy chair on the Medical Executive Board at EyeCare Partners and is also active in legislative and governmental relations at the state and national levels. Dr. Ellis is a past president of the American Optometric Association.

You can schedule an eye exam in Benton, KY with Dr. Ellis at Clarkson Eyecare today, for all of your eye care needs at Clarkson Eyecare in Benton.

Hours of Operation:

Monday7:45 AM - 5:30 PM
Tuesday7:45 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday7:45 AM - 5:30 PM
Thursday7:45 AM - 5:30 PM
Friday7:45 AM - 5:30 PM
This eye care center is currently accepting new patients!
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Doctor of Optometry from Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, Tennessee

Honors and Awards

Expanded Therapeutic Procedures Certified

Best Optometrist by the Marshall County Tribune-Courier Reader's Choice Awards, 2023

Memberships and Affiliations

American Board of Optometry

American Optometric Association

EyeCare Partners Medical Executive Board - Chair, Advocacy

Kentucky Optometric Association

Payments Accepted

  • Check
  • Cash
  • Major Credit Cards
  • Sunbit
  • Care Credit

Accepted Insurances

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CareSource insurance logo
Center Care insurance logo
Coast to Coast vision insurance logo
Community Eye Care vision insurance logo
Davis Vision insurance logo
Devoted Health insurance logo
EyeMed vision insurance logo
EyeQuest Vison Insurance
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Humana logo
March Vision Insurance Logo
Medical Mutual
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Multiplan Vision Insurance
National Vision Administrators (NVA) vision insurance logo
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Tricare vision insurance medical insurance logo
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  • Aetna
  • Always Vision
  • Argus
  • Avesis
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Center Care
  • Coast to Coast Vision
  • Community Eye Care
  • Davis Vision
  • Devoted Health
  • Envolve Vision
  • EyeMed
  • EyeQuest
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • Kentucky Bureau of Workers' Compensation
  • March Vision
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual
  • MediGold
  • Molina
  • MultiPlan/PHCS
  • National Vision Administrators (NVA)
  • Outlook Vision
  • Spectera
  • Superior Vision
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • Vision Benefits of America
  • Vision Service Plan (VSP)