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Welcome to Family Vision Centers

At Family Vision Centers, we provide quality eye care from a professional Optometrist and staff. For more than 50 years we have been serving Stratford and Bridgeport, CT and the surrounding areas with outstanding eye care for all of our patients. We offer an extensive array of eye care services as well as contact lenses, and eyeglasses offered at discount prices.

Professional Eye Care Services Include:

  • Comprehensive eye exam
  • Certified dry eye treatment center
  • Treatment for eye diseases and injuries
  • Contact lens fittings
  • TPA certified
  • Advanced digital imaging technology
  • 10% Senior discount
  • Onsite lab
  • State of the art equipment
  • High definition precision lenses
  • Designer frames

Our Connecticut offices in Stratford and Bridgeport, CT both have skilled and experienced optometrists who are competent in handling all of your eyecare needs. They provide a full range of comprehensive services ensuring optimal vision services are rendered for patients of all ages.

Online Services Available

Our online site can assist you with getting directions, contacting us, or even making an appointment. You may also order contacts online at Family Vision Center provides a complete collection of brand name contact lenses offered at 50% off. With the presentation of a valid prescription, we can ship contact lenses anywhere in the United States.

Family Vision Center is committed to offering the highest quality eye care that is affordable for the entire family. We want to ensure your optimal vision by providing a regular eye exam. Contact us to schedule an appointment for eye care or visit us to view our designer frames today. We look forward to serving all of your eye care needs.

Our Mission

Family Vision Center's mission is provide our patients with the best experience using our services; we use the best technology available to provide the best eye care; we treat our patients with respect and care. Our Doctors and Staff are courteous and helpful. We offer quality eye care products at an affordable price because our patients and their families matter to us.

Kristine Heslin

Family Vision Centers

Stratford, Bridgeport CT

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Meet The Optometrist

  • Dr.
    Shawn Burns

    Dr. Shawn Burns practices in both our Stratford and Bridgeport offices.

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    Helen Ambizas

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  • Dr.
    Sean West

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Office Hours


9:00 am-6:00 pm


9:00 am-6:00 pm




9:30 am-7:30 pm


9:00 am-6:00 pm


9:00 am-2:00 pm