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Optometrists Near You in Southfield, MI

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Our Optometry Staff in Southfield, MI

Doctors of optometry (ODs) are the independent primary health care professionals for the eye. Optometrists examine, diagnose, treat, and manage diseases, injuries, and disorders of the visual system, the eye, and associated structures as well as identify related systemic conditions affecting the eye.

Please meet our eye doctors, then read about our special services. You may also feel free to drop by anytime, book your eye exam online, or call our Southfield vision center.

Meet Our Eye Doctor


William J. Lindahl, O.D.

Dr. Lindahl attended the University of Michigan and is an honor graduate of Illinois College of Optometry. He has advanced ocular therapeutics and laser comanagement training and over 30 years of experience treating vision disorders. Dr. Lindahl co-founded Family Optometry with Dr. Philip Cohen back in 1980. He is a contact lens specialist, researcher and industry advisor. Special interests include multi-focal contact lenses, management of dry eyes, allergies and computer vision disorders.  He is a member of the American Optometric Association, Michigan Optometric Association, Oakland County Optometric Society and Detroit Metropolitan Optometric Society.


Jack Sara


Jack Sara studied opticianry at Ferris State College and has expertise in every aspect of eyeglass fabrication and dispensing. He owned and operated Eyeware Unlimited for over 20 years and joined Family Optometry in 2010. Jack is an avid hunter, fisherman and motorcycle enthusiast.