Dr. Lewis Jones III received his Bachelors of Science Degree from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 1989. He was awarded the U.S. Army Health Professions Scholarship to attend Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago, where he graduated in 1993.
He began his career with the US Army, as a medical officer, stationed at Ft. Benning, Georgia. He was also an assistant clinical professor at University of Alabama at Birmingham and University of Houston.
He is a member of the American Optometric Association, Illinois Optometric Association, Southwestern Illinois Optometric Society, and the Illinois Society for the Prevention of Blindness.
Dr. Stephanie Goggin is a native of Southwestern Illinois. She joined Metro Eye Care in 2008, with eight years of prior optometric experience. Dr. Goggin graduated Summa Cum Laude with her Bachelor of Arts degree from Illinois State University. She attended University of Missouri St. Louis College of Optometry, where she completed clinical rotations in ocular disease at Scott Air Force Base and Marion VA Hospital. While earning her Doctorate in Optometry, Dr. Goggin was a member of Beta Sigma Kappa Honor Society, received a Clinical Excellence Award in contact lenses, and graduated with honors.
Dr. Alicia Triplett-Janssen is from the St. Louis area and joined Metro Eye Care in 2011. She attended the Pierre Laclede Honors College at University of Missouri- St. Louis for her undergraduate degree. Dr. Triplett-Janssen attended the University of Missouri- St. Louis College of Optometry for her Doctorate of Optometry, where she completed her clinical rotations in ocular disease and surgical co-management at the St. Louis VA Hospital and Carl Albert Native American Health Services in Ada, Oklahoma. She was President of the Missouri Optometric Student Association, involved in Students Volunteering Optometric Services to Humanity, and Gold Key.
She is a member of the American Optometric Association and Illinois Optometric Association. Dr. Triplett-Janssen partakes in optometric mission trips and Christian mission trips with her church.