At NEOVision Group, our team of professionals go the extra mile to make sure that you and your family receive the extraordinary level of care that you deserve.
Jeffrey Starkey, MD
Dr. Jeff Starkey is a highly trained and experienced eye surgeon who continues to remain a leader in his field. Dr Starkey has been practicing Ophthalmology since 1993 and has performed thousands of successful eye surgeries.
Using state of the art equipment Dr. Starkey provides Laser Vision Correction ina "Wavelight Refractive Suite"providing outstanding results and never compromising his patients safety, convenience and comfort.
Dr. Starkey stays abreast of new technology and training and travels to maintain the highest quality professional training obtainable. He graduated from Indiana Universitys Department of Ophthalmology and continues his education by having active memberships in the American Academy of Ophthalmology, Ohio Ophthalmologic Society and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons.
Dr. Starkey is a frequent teacher of local eye doctors, having given lectures on a variety of topics. His offices are in both the Barberton and Akron area.
Chris Calaway, OD
Dr. Calaway graduated from the Ohio State University College of Optometry in 1981. Upon graduation he joined a private practice in Barberton, Ohio. In 1992 he was certified by the Treatment and Management Ocular disease board.
Dr. Calaway organized and volunteers in the Optometry section of the Open M Free Medical clinic in Akron, Ohio. This clinic provides free routine eye care for Summit County residents with no health insurance. In 2002 he formed the NEO Vision Group with experienced eye surgeons, Dr. Jeffrey Starkey and Dr. Marvin Leedy, to provide full eye care services, from surgery to glasses, all at one location.
Dr. Calaway performs routine glasses and contact lens examinations and also treats and coordinates care for most eye diseases such as glaucoma, macular degeneration and diabetic eye problems.
Dr. Calaway is a member of the American and Ohio Optometric Associations. He is a past president of the Summit County Optometric Society. He accepts most vision and medical insurance plans.
Dr Calaway is married with three children and lives in Green.
Mary C. Lack, OD
Dr. Mary Lack is a 1992 graduate of the Ohio State University College of Optometry. Upon graduation she joined Dr. Chris Calaway in private practice in Barberton, Ohio. In 2002, she and Dr. Calaway joined Drs. Jeffery Starkey and Marvin Leedy and formed the NEO Vision Group.
Dr. Lack practices full scope optometry including the treatment and management of eye disease, pre and post-operative care for LASIK and Cataract surgery, routine glasses and contact lens examinations. She is actively involved in both professional and community organizations and volunteers in community vision screenings, career days, and at the Open M Clinic.
She is a member of the American Optometric Association, the Ohio Optometric Association, and serves on the board of the Summit Eyecare Network. She is a past president of the Summit County Optometric Society, the Barberton Kiwanis Noon Club and is a member of the Junior Womens Civic Club of Akron.
Dr. Lack is married with two children and resides in Wadsworth, Ohio.
Phillip Kades, OD
Dr. Phillip A. Kades graduated from the Ohio State College of Optometry in June 1970 and practiced for one year in Toledo, Ohio before moving to the Akron area in 1971.
He opened a private practice office in Norton, Ohio October 1971 and a second office in Streetsboro, Ohio September 1977. Dr. Kades merged his Norton office with NEOVision Group in September 2005.
Dr. Kades is a member of the American Optometric Association and the Ohio Optometric Association. He was past president of the Summit County Optometric Association. Dr. Kades has over 35 years of practice experience.
Alison Bolinger, OD
Dr.Bolinger is a Summa Cum Laude graduate from The Ohio State University in 2004 with a bachelors in science and a Magna Cum Laude graduate from the The Ohio State College of Optometry in 2008. Upon graduation , Dr.Bolinger returned to the area to practice optometry and is very excited to have recently joined NEOVision group.
Donald Murphy, OD
Dr.Donald Murphy recently joined The NEOVision Group after having had a successsful private practice career in Fairlawn. He is a graduate of the Ohio State University College of Optometry. Professionally, he is a fellow of the American Academy of Optometry and has received the Optometric Recognition Award annually for 28 consecutive years. This award is for those doctors who have completed continuing education hours twice the amount required by law. He has served as president of the Ohio Optometric Association and was the recipient of the Ohio Optometric Association's Optometrist of the Year award.