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Optometrist: Dr. Jacque Young

Jacque Young began her medical education early in life. The daughter of Dr. Elwood (Jack) Young, a prominent optometrist, Dr. Young spent countless hours during her childhood helping her father's practice at the front desk, pre-testing patients and in the dispensing areas. The lessons she learned about maintaining and preserving vision have stayed with her throughout her career. Dr. Young graduated at the top of her class from Glenwood High School. She completed three years of pre-medical studies at the University of Iowa and in 1979 was accepted into the Illinois College of Optometry. Dr. Young was the first woman...
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Shawn began as an assistant at YVC fifteen years ago.  Over time, she became versed in all the various aspects of our office.  She has specialized in insurance submission, insurance registration and regulations and the numerous government requirements to keep Dr. Young out of jail.  She is our financial coordinator....


Administrative Coordinator
Since beginning my employment in January of 2012 I have worked in several different capacities. As an Eyewear Consultant, I enjoy assisting patients in selecting frames and lenses that fit their needs and budget. As a Technician, I see patients through preliminary screenings and often perform special diagnostic testing. My...


Front Desk Coordinator
I have enjoyed seven years at YVC as the Front Desk Coordinator.  As the first smile our patients see, I'm always busy.  My duties include; greeting patients, answering and directing calls, making appointments, recording sales and answering queries. My Associates Degree is in Health Information Management.  This degree provided me...


I began my position with Young Vision Care in August of 2019, but my career in the health care industry started in 2005, when I became a Certified Nurses Aid.  In 2007, I was also certified as a Medication Aide.  By 2010, I had earned an Associate’s Degree in Accounting....





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YoungVisionCare COVID WebtileBanner Updated

Due to the continuing escalation of concern about the Coronovirus, we are now only seeing patients with an urgent need during the month of April.

Our office will be closed to regular business beginning Tuesday, April 7, 2020. We will notify you when our office is seeing patients on a normal basis.

• If you are experiencing any significant changes in your vision or eye comfort, please call 712.527.4468 or 1.800.766.8705

• If you are in need of eye supplements, please leave a message at 712.527.4468. We will contact you to make arrangements.

• Contact your pharmacy if you need drops/medications refilled.

• If you have additional inquiries, leave a message at 712.527.4468

*Messages will be checked on a regular basis*

We are also postponing our April 30th celebration event for our 70th year of business.

Thank you for your patience and understanding during this time.Please be safe!

-Dr. Jacque Young and Staff at Young Vision Care