About Optic Nerve Polaris

Optic Nerve Polaris is a full service VSP and EyeMed provider conveniently located on the first floor of the beautiful Polaris Fashion Place Mall between Macy's and Saks. Optic Nerve Polaris is privately owned by Optometrist Eric Neader O.D. Optic Nerve Polaris also carries a large, unique line of name brand frames including Tom Ford, Chanel, Lafont and many more.
Dr. Neader fits all the latest contact lenses and our knowledgeable staff of Opticians will fit you with the latest eyeglass lens styles and lens materials including the latest digital progressives. We take extra care to ensure your glasses are made correctly the first time. We offer SAME DAY appointments (when available) as well as weekend and evening appointments to help fit your eye exam into your busy schedule.

Call Dr. Eric Neader and his friendly staff today at (614) 885-3937 to schedule your eye exam appointment!

Dr. Eric Neader, OD

Dr. Neader is a 2004 graduate of the Ohio State University College of Optometry. Dr. Neader is a member of the American Optometric Association, the Ohio Optometric Association, and The Contact Lens and Cornea Section of the AOA. He has received extensive training during his externships in Ocular Disease at the Dayton VA Hospital and with the Ohio State University Department of Ophthalmology. After graduating, he began practicing in corporate optometry, and was also employed with a refractive surgical center. Thus, Dr. Neader brings a unique skill set with tremendous clinical experience in the area of Refractive Surgery to the arena of private optometric practice. He was one of the primary optometrists on staff who was trained and qualified to evaluate the pre-op patient selection, and manage post-op care for numerous refractive surgical cases, including LASIK & PRK. He has joined our practice as of February 2006 and will be practicing at our primary locaion in Columbus.

Hope Patterson Gardner, OD, MS

Dr. Gardner earned a Bachelor of Science degree with Honors from the Pennsylvania State University. An Air Force Brat, Dr. Gardner found her permanent home in the Columbus area when attending The Ohio State University College of Optometry. She earned her Doctorate of Optometry cum laude and a Masters in Physiological Optics in 1999. She then completed a residency in Ocular Disease at the Eye Center of Toledo. Since graduation, Dr. Gardner has worked in several areas of optometry. She worked in the Optometry clinic of the Columbus VA. She was a Clinical Assistant Professor at The Ohio State University and worked on a study of progressive bifocal lens design. She has also worked at Sears Opticals in Mount Vernon and the Polaris mall. Dr. Gardner began practicing at Optic Nerve Polaris in 2010. Dr. Gardner lives in Sunbury with her husband and their three children.

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Optic Nerve Polaris is a full service VSP and EyeMed provider conveniently located on the first floor of the beautiful Polaris Fashion Place Mall between Macy's and Saks. Optic Nerve Polaris is privately owned by Optometrist Eric Neader O.D.  Optic Nerve Polaris also carries a large, unique line of name brand frames including Tom Ford, Chanel, Lafont and many more.


Contact Us:
(614) 885-3937
Hours:
M-Th: 10am - 9pm
F,Sa: 10am-9:30pm
Su: 12pm-6pm

Insurances

Our Services

  • Exclusive eyewear
  • Comprehensive eye exams
  • Contact lens services
  • Co-Management of refractive surgery - including LASIK & PRK
  • Evening and weekend appointments available
  • Same day appointments (when available)
  • Outside prescriptions welcome