Scarbrough Family Eyecare, with two convenient locations in Beulah and Traverse City, Michigan, provides both excellent treatments for eye conditions and a full-service optical shop with a wide selection of glasses, sunglasses, and contact lenses.

The medical team at Scarbrough Family Eyecare, led by board-certified optometrist Edward Scarbrough, OD, takes the time to get to know every patient. In addition to conducting routine eye exams, they treat conditions such as glaucoma, cataracts, and macular degeneration, and are experienced in managing diabetic eye complications. As needed, they provide referrals to ophthalmologists and other specialists and work closely with other doctors.

For patients’ convenience, Scarbrough Family Eyecare has experienced opticians on staff and carries a selection of designer and specialty frames, as well as sunglasses and contact lenses, making it easy for patients to cover all their eye health needs. They provide the most accurate possible fit and measurements, high-tech lense-making, and personalized, face-to-face service, offerings that aren’t available online.

For great eye care in Traverse City and Beulah, Michigan, call our office to schedule your next eye exam.

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What are cataracts?

A cataract is a clouding of the lens in the eye. The lens is a clear structure that helps focus light onto the retina, which is the light-sensitive tissue at the back of the eye. When the lens becomes cloudy, it can cause several vision problems.


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    "Super friendly staff, great Doctors. Many choices of frames to choose from. Overall a great atmosphere and a place I trust my eyes to be taken care of."

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    "Very quick appointment, I didn't feel rushed at all, they're just efficient. Getting a full eye exam used to be uncomfortable but with the new equipment it was no issue"

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    They are friendly and answered all my questions thoroughly. I also appreciated the advice and clearly stated features of frames and lenses offered to me by the staff.

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    Always a wonderful experience. The staff is so helpful, knowledgeable and efficient. I can’t imagine going anyplace else.

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    Very friendly, fast but thorough! I felt they were practicing great healthy protocols with COVID and everyone was so helpful, patient and kind.

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Traverse City Office Hours

Monday 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 5:30 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 5:30 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 5:30 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - Noon
Sunday Closed

Beulah Office Hours

Monday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed