Accessibility View Close toolbar

Welcome to Eyecare Center
Your Eye Care Physician in Chapin, SC

Call us at 803-345-3170 today.

Welcome to Eyecare Center in Chapin. Our Eyecare Center team strive to provide the best in optometry services. We invite you to browse our website to learn more about our optometry services and join our patient family by scheduling an eye exam appointment at our Chapin office.

Eyecare Center is a full service eye and vision care provider, accepting both eye emergencies as well as scheduled appointments. Patients throughout the Chapin area come to Eyecare Center because they know they will receive the personal attention and professional care that is our foundation. Our doctors and our team are dedicated to keeping our patients comfortable and well-informed at all times. At Eyecare Center, we will explain every exam and procedure and answer all of our patients' questions. Additionally, at Eyecare Center, we offer vision financing options and will work with vision insurance providers to ensure good eye health and vision care for all of our patients.

Our Approach to Optometry

Our one-on-one approach to optometry makes our doctors and the Eyecare Center staff the eye and vision care providers of choice in the Chapin area. Our Chapin optometrists and ophthalmologist offer the following services: complete eye exams, contact lenses, glasses, glaucoma testing, and pre- and post-operative care. For a complete list of services, visit our services page or call our Chapin office at 803-345-3170.

At Eyecare Center, we are dedicated to providing high-quality optometry services in a comfortable environment.Call us at 803-345-3170 or schedule an appointment today online.

Robert Branch, O.D. | Timothy Stafford, O.D. | Maria Dickerson, O.D.
Chapin Eye Care Physician | Eyecare Center | 803-345-3170
506 Lexington HWY, Suite A
Chapin, SC 29036

Meet The Optometrist

  • Dr.
    Robert Branch

    A native of York County, SC, Dr. Branch attended Clemson University and is a 1978 graduate of the Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, Tennessee. He has been in private practice since 1979. Past president of the Seven Oaks Lions Club, he was also named an Outstanding Young Man in America. He is a member of the American Optometric Association, SC Optometric Association and Central Midlands Optometric Society. His wife Jane is a registered optometric assistant. The couple has two children.

  • Dr.
    Timothy Stafford

    Dr. Stafford grew up in rural Indiana, did undergraduate work at Baptist College in Charleston and graduated from Southern College of Optometry in 1981. After working with an ophthalmologist in Georgetown, he joined Dr. Branch's practice in 1985. A resident of Newberry, he is a member of the American Optometric Association, SC Optometric Association and Central Midlands Optometric Society, and is a past president of the Newberry Lions Club.

  • Dr.
    Maria Dickerson

    Coming Soon.

Locations

Office Hours

Chapin

Monday:

8:30 am-12:30 pm

1:30 pm-5:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:30 am-12:30 pm

1:30 pm-5:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:30 am-12:30 pm

1:30 pm-5:00 pm

Thursday:

8:30 am-12:30 pm

1:30 pm-5:00 pm

Friday:

8:30 am-12:30 pm

1:30 pm-5:00 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed

Irmo Office

Monday:

8:30 am-12:30 pm

1:30 pm-5:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:30 am-12:30 pm

1:30 pm-5:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:30 am-12:30 pm

1:30 pm-5:00 pm

Thursday:

8:30 am-12:30 pm

1:30 pm-5:00 pm

Friday:

8:30 am-12:30 pm

1:30 pm-5:00 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed

Newberry Office

Monday:

8:30 am-12:30 pm

1:30 pm-5:30 pm

Tuesday:

8:30 am-12:30 pm

1:30 pm-5:30 pm

Wednesday:

8:30 am-12:30 pm

1:30 pm-5:30 pm

Thursday:

8:30 am-12:30 pm

1:30 pm-5:30 pm

Friday:

8:30 am-12:30 pm

1:30 pm-5:30 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed

  • "Eyecare Center is the best at what they do and make you feel right at home."
  • "Doctors and staff are courteous and very professional. I wholeheartedly recommend Eyecare Center!"

Featured Articles

Helpful and Informative Resources

  • What Do Your Eyes Say About Your Health?

    Subtle changes in your eyes may be the first signs of a health problem. ...

    Read More
  • Makeup Tips for Sensitive Eyes

    Does your cosmetics make your eyes water and burn? Try these makeup tips for sensitive eyes. ...

    Read More
  • What to Ask Your Eye Care Professional

    Have questions about your vision? Ask your eye care professional one of these questions during your next visit. ...

    Read More
  • Everything You Need to Know About Prosthetic Eyes

    Have questions about prosthetic eyes? We answer the most common questions about artificial eyes. ...

    Read More
  • Why Eye Care is Particularly Important if You Have Diabetes

    Have you seen an optometrist this year? If you have diabetes, skipping your appointment could put your vision at risk. ...

    Read More
  • 3D Vision and Movies

    3D technology is redefining how people experience entertainment. The images are sharper, clearer and have an added dimension to make them appear closer to how they would appear in real life. Many movie producers and video game designers are incorporating this technology into their final product. 3D technology ...

    Read More
  • How to Clean Your Eyeglasses

    Do you know how to clean your eyeglasses correctly? Take a look a few tips that will keep your specs cleaner. ...

    Read More
  • All About Amblyopia

    Amblyopia, also known as lazy eye, is a visual disorder caused by abnormal vision development, often occurring during infancy. Patients with amblyopia have reduced vision in one eye, because it is not working properly in conjunction with the brain. With early detection and proper treatment, loss of ...

    Read More
  • All About Glaucoma

    Glaucoma is a serious disorder that can damage the optic nerves of your eyes if left untreated. The optic nerve carries images from your eyes to your brain. If the nerve is damaged, full or partial vision loss can occur. In some cases, people develop glaucoma because the pressure in their eyes begins ...

    Read More
  • All About Swollen Eyelids

    Swollen eyelids can be uncomfortable and unattractive. Swollen eyelids are associated with a variety of symptoms that can hamper or affect vision. While most cases of swollen eyelids are not serious, several serious conditions may cause swollen eyelids. Without proper treatment, chronic swollen eyelids ...

    Read More

Newsletter Sign Up