Our Story

Bard Optical was founded over 70 years ago in Peoria, Illinois by Dr. A. Arthur Bard. In 1981 Diana J. Hall purchased Bard and the company grew from a single office to a noted, woman-owned, national leader in professional eyecare and quality eyewear. Bard Optical has now expanded to 20 locations in Central and Southern Illinois. Learn More

Our Team

The friendly and knowledgeable team at Bard Optical strives to give you a great experience every time. Bard Optical has been ranked among the Top 50 National Optical Retailers for several years. From our skilled Doctors to our helpful Opticians, from the lab to the corporate staff, we work to make Bard the best eye care provider for you and your family. Meet The Team

How Can We Help You Today?

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Bard Optical offers many services, online and in our 20 offices. Our patients are our number one priority and your convenience is important to us. We encourage you to take advantage of our online appointment scheduling as well as our online contact lens ordering. Find the location nearest to you, we look forward to seeing you at your next appointment. Schedule
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Relax, contacts are now just a click away. Looking for a safe, secure, and convenient way to reorder your contact lenses? With our online store, have peace of mind that you’re getting the contact lenses you need exactly when you need them.

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