About Glens Falls Vision Care

Glens Falls Vision Care is a full scope eye care facility providing world class care to our local Adirondack region.  We are skilled in routine eye care for everyone, beginning at infancy and continuing throughout every stage of life.  We provide specialized services for Eyeglass and Contact lens patients, including a huge selection of Premium eyeglasses and contact lenses.  Using state of the art technology, we are well equipped to assist those in need of more specific eye care. We provide the essential link between routine care and surgical care, including screenings and treatment for eye diseases such as Astigmatism, Glaucoma, Cataracts, and Myopia also including diabetic eye care and emergency eye care.  We provide consultation services as well as pre and post operative care for LASIK surgery. 


Glens Falls Vision Care is the office of Dr. Ryan Winters, O.D., third generation vision care practitioner.  Dr. Winters, a Queensbury High School alumnus, is a 1998 graduate of SUNY Adirondack, and a 2003 graduate of Pennsylvania college of Optometry.   Dr. Winters holds Bachelor of Science degrees, a Doctorate of Optometry and AAS and Bachelor’s degrees in Applied Sciences.  Dr. Winters also holds clinical honors in comprehensive geriatric care at Providence veterans Hospital in Providence, R.I.; clinical honors in the testing and treatment of glaucoma and external eye disease at Hahnemann University Hospital in Philadelphia; and clinical honors in pediatric and emergency eye care at The Eye Institute in Philadelphia. Dr. Winters has been practicing Optometry at Glens Falls Vision Care, alongside his father, Dr. William Winters for nearly a decade, performing routine eye care and specializing in Eye Disease.

Since 1998, Dr. Winters has enjoyed active membership in both the American Optometric Association (AOA) and the New York State Optometric Association (NYSOA). He currently serves as President of the Albany Chapter of NYSOA.

Laser Eye CenterDr. Winters is a certified TLC Affiliated optometrist.  As an affiliate with TLC, he assists patients in evaluating their eye health and suitability for LASIK surgery and in making an informed decision before LASIK surgery by providing a thorough and detailed consultation. As a TLC Affiliated optometrist Dr. Winters is well equipped to manage and deliver pre and post-operative care.

InfantSEEGlens Falls Vision Care is a proud member of InfantSEE®, a public health program, managed by Optometry Cares® - The AOA Foundation, designed to ensure that eye and vision care becomes an integral part of infant wellness care to improve a child's quality of life. Under this program, Glens Falls Vision Care provides comprehensive eye and vision assessments for infants within the first year of life regardless of a family's income or access to insurance coverage.

Best in the regionAs a result of our commitment to the highest quality of eye healthcare and excellent products & services, we’re very excited to have been awarded the Post Star’s Best in The Region Award in the categories of Eye Doctor and Optical Store for 2010 and 2011.  We thank you, our patients, for your commitment to great eye health and for allowing us to use our passion and skills to serve you!