About Our Practice
Preferred Eye Care is pleased to offer a wide range of optometric services, eye care products including eyeglasses, specialty eyewear, frames, and contact lenses. Our staff is happy to help however we can.
From your first contact with us to your appointment and your follow-up, we aim to make your eye care experience great. This is what drives us to provide you with the best care year after year!
We have two offices to better serve the community! Our main office has been serving the area for 25 years and has a complete optical with a finishing lab. At this office we offer all optometric services. The second location is a 16 year old satellite office inside Wal-Mart, where only eye care services are provided.
Services provided at both locations include: comprehensive eye and medical exams, Glaucoma and diagnostic exams, treating eye injuries and infections, LASIK and cataract surgery consultations including pre and post op care.
Contact us any time to learn more or to schedule your next appointment.
About Our Team
Our team of eye care professionals is experienced and friendly. We’re here to help all patients understand their benefits, schedule appointments, and fulfill their eye doctor’s orders. Our opticians can give you guidance in picking out your perfect pair of eyewear, and our friendly office staff is knowledgeable about billing and benefits coverage.
Learn more about our team here!
Dr. Arif Iqbal is an Optometric Glaucoma Specialist and has been in private practice for 29 years. He graduated from the University of Houston College of Optometry in 1988. He completed his undergraduate degree also from the University of Houston and holds an Associate’s Degree in Accounting. He completed his externship training at the Colmery-O’Neil VA Medical Center in Topeka Kansas in 1987.
Dr. Iqbal comes from a family of optometrists, as his father and grandfather were both optometrists practicing overseas. He has been working in the field of optometry as a student since 1978 allowing him to gain a wide range of experiences from a young age.
He is happily married and is a father of three girls and one son ranging from ages 23 to 12. His favorite past times include sports, running half marathons and spending time with his family.