Meet the Doctors
Dr. Duane Wires
Dr. Duane Wires graduated from The Ohio State University College of Optometry in 1984 and purchased a small practice in Ada, Ohio. One year later he built a new structure for what is now The Village Vision Center, and has been actively forging relationships and improving the quality of his patients vision ever since. Dr. Wires has never been one to accept status quo and continuously strives to invest in patient care, state-of-the-art equipment and the latest in technology.
In 2006 Dr. Wires expanded and opened a second office in downtown Findlay, (Eyes on Main). This practice has proved to be is exactly what Findlay needed and has become the premier location for Eye care and Eyewear in town. Due to the tremendous success of Eyes on Main, Dr. Wires recently purchased the adjacent building (to the current location) with the intention to more than double the size of the practice. In the late fall of 2012 the office reopened with its expanded space and every inch has been filled with improved service, facilities and equipment.
Dr. Wires is a past clinical instructor at the OSU College of Optometry, and has been a consultant to TLC, The Laser Center, Inc., a refractive vision correction company.
Additionally, Dr. Wires currently holds two patents in the area of optical lens technology, rapid lens manufacturing, and for photo chromatic lens. The lens manufacturing system that Dr. Wires invented was and is being used during the Iraq / Afghan War to produce optical lenses in the field for the United States Army.
Dr. Liane Wilt
Dr. Liane Wilt graduated from The Ohio State University College of Optometry in 2003. She practiced independently for 5 years and with On Site Health Care providing elderly patient services. Dr. Wilt came to Eyes on Main in 2009 and she brings with her a kind and compassionate demeanor/ chair side manner. As a direct result of this type compassion, Dr. Wilt has excelled in pediatric optometry and feels that this, in fact, is her calling.
Dr Wilt has enjoyed much success in working closely with children in Vision Therapy. This type of therapy has an emphasis on improving focusing problems, attention deficits, learning disabilities and reading comprehension.
Dr. Sarah Wildermuth
Dr. Sarah Wildermuth is originally from Huntsville, OH. She attended Indian Lake High School and graduated valedictorian of her class. She then attended Wright State University for her undergraduate studies before gaining early acceptance to The Ohio State University College of Optometry after her second year of college. Dr. Wildermuth graduated with her Doctor of Optometry degree in 2015 and has been with Eyes On Main since.
While in optometry school, Dr. Wildermuth was involved in several service organizations that led her to share her passion of eye care on an international level. Through Fellowship of Christian Optometrists, Dr.Wildermuth traveled with 3 of her fellow classmates to provide eye care to the local community of Frome, Jamaica. She was also involved in SVOSH where she helped provide donated glasses to over 1100 people in San Alejo, Honduras during her fourth year of school.
Dr. Wildermuth enjoys seeing patients of all ages. She has a passion for fitting patients with contact lenses, especially patients who have been told they can no longer wear contacts due to dry eye or needing bifocals.
In her free time, Dr. Wildermuth enjoys spending time with her husband, Jeff, and daughter, Claire. Her hobbies include running, cooking, and doing Pinterest crafts.
Meet the Staff
Kim Wires is a graduate of Kent State University with a Bachelor of Science In Fashion Merchandising. She initially entered the optical industry in 1984 as a regional representative for L’may Eyewear (a French Eyewear Manufacture) and subsequently moved to a full service optical laboratory 2 years later.
In 1988 Kim married Dr. Duane Wires and joined his practice. Kim brings a creative style and personality to our patients/clients. She is the buyer of Fashion Product and enjoys “Changing the Faces of Findlay”. You will find her in our optical dispensary! She is happy to spend time with patients and is especially dedicated to providing excellent customer experience and service.
Tony Butler is a Licensed Optician and holds a BBA from Tiffin University. He has been working in private practice since 2003. He is tremendously knowledgeable in lens design and fitting and is additionally adept in Contact Lens Training and Dispensing.
Tony not only brings exceptional technical expertise to the practice, he also excels as our Practice Administrator. Our Doctors and staff; as well as our patients, are extremely privileged to have an advocate in Tony. He is an expert as it relates to customer relations, organization and optical knowledge. Without question, Tony is quality driven and we all can trust that he will get the job done.
Ingrid joined Eyes on Main in 2007. She is invaluable to us and works in just about every area of the practice. Ingrid loves to work with patients in finding the perfect frame for their face and personality. You can also find her training new contact lens wearers how to insert and take care of their new lenses. Ingrid is also well versed in Front Office duties and can easily help facilitate insurance submission. When they wrote the word WORK in the dictionary …. It should have included Ingrid’s name. She is not afraid to put all that she has into every day!
Ingrid has a passion for all, but is especially drawn to children.
Look for Julie upon entering our Optical at Eyes On Main! Beaming smile: with a totally intoxicating and welcoming attitude. She has style / She has grace.... and too have the privilege of her company is a treat. Julie is talented at "Changing the Faces of Findlay," she makes it a fun and very personal experience for our patients.
Sam has a kind and caring personality and most genuinely take an interest in the health of our patient's eyes. She incorporates these skills and attributes into practice as a talented technician for our doctors prior to their comprehensive examination. Sam puts people at ease.... She is a calm soul and very effective communicator.
Nikki is the newest member to join Eyes On Main, and we are so lucky to have this bundle of energy and gracious spirit in our reception area! You'll find her at the front desk welcoming and eagerly helping all whom have entered our office. This is the beginning of something very good!
Jennifer Williams is a licensed Optician and is as qualified as one comes! She has been working in the Optical Industry for 10 years. Jen’s approach to her work is always as a consummate professional. She is very effective as our office manager, her sense of responsibility and work ethic are impeccable!