Sunshine Community Health Center, Talkeetna office, has a monthly eye clinic. Dr. James Falconer from Wasilla performs eye exams and orders glasses if needed. Initial visit it $10.00, glasses are extra ranging between $68.00 – $98.00. Contact SCHC to set an appointment.
Dr. “Jim, Jr.” was born and raised in Anchorage. He graduated from New England College of Optometry in 1998. Prior to practicing optometry, he completed a doctorate in biomedical imaging research at the University of Texas Medical School in Houston.
Dr. Jim was the President of the Alaska Optometric Association in 2010 and is immediate past president. He is also an Adjunct Assistant Clinical Professor with Pacific University College of Optometry and an active member of the American Optometric Association . He is also actively involved in diabetic community services . Dr. Jim’s wife, Kathy, is a teacher, and they have two children. He enjoys the outdoors, skiing, soccer and tennis.