Welcome to Dominion Eye Center

Your Eye Care Professionals in Danville, VA

Call us at 434-799-3232 today.

Welcome to Dominion Eye Center. We strive to provide the best in eye care services. We invite you to browse our website to learn more about our services and join our patient family by scheduling an eye exam appointment.

Dominion Eye Center is a full service eye and vision care provider, accepting both eye emergencies as well as scheduled appointments. Patients throughout the Danville area come to Dominion Eye Center because they know they will receive the personal attention and professional care that is our foundation. Our team is dedicated to keeping our patients comfortable and well-informed at all times. At Dominion Eye Center, we will explain every exam and procedure and answer all of our patients' questions. 

Our Approach to Eye Care

Our one-on-one approach to eye care makes Dominion Eye Center the eye and vision care providers of choice in the Danville area. We offers the following services: complete eye exams, contact lenses, glasses, glaucoma testing, eye disease management, and eye surgery. For a complete list of services, visit our services page or call our office at 434-799-3232.

At Dominion Eye Center we are dedicated to providing high-quality eye care services in a comfortable environment. Call us at 434-799-3232 to schedule an appointment today.

Dominion Eye Center

800 Memorial Drive  

Danville, VA  24541

434-799-3232 OR 800-336-7577

Meet the Team

Learn Who We Are

  • Orlando Alvarez
    M.D., FAAO

    Education

    Undergraduate: Pre-medical Studies – Louisiana State University

    Bachelor of Landscape Architecture – (LSU)

    Medical School: Louisiana State University Medical School

    Board Certification:

    The American Board of Ophthalmology, May 12, 1996 

    Medical Licensure: 

    Virginia Board of Medicine

    Florida Board of Medicine

    Louisiana State Board of Medical Examiners


  • Terry Odom
    M.D., FAAO

    Education

    Undergraduate: University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 1971 - 1975

    B.A. degree: Biology

    Medical School: Bowman Gray School of Medicine of Wake Forest

    University, Winston-Salem, NC 1975 - 1979

    M.D. degree 

    Board Certification: 

    American Board of Ophthalmology - Certified June 1987

    Medical Licensure:

    Virginia, issued June 14, 1984

    North Carolina, issued August 11, 1984


  • John Crews
    O.D.

    Education

    Undergraduate: Hampden-Sydney College, Hampden-Sydney, VA, 1978-1981

    B.S. Physiological Optics, University of Alabama in

    Birmingham, June 1983

    Optometry School: OD University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Optometry, 1981-1985

    Residency: Southeastern Blind Rehabilitation Center Birmingham V.A.

    Medical Center 1985-1986

    Optometric Licensure

    Virginia Board of Optometry

    North Carolina Board of Optometry


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  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Testimonials

Reviews From Our Satisfied Patients

    Dr Cleveland is great my granny had a mature huge deep cataract and was completely blind in one eye. He got it out she has a renewed out look on life no pun intended. Praise him and God.

    Jacqueline F.

    Wonderful.. everyone was nice Especially My doctor Dr. Cleveland Has the best bedside manner Helps you stay calm I had a wonderful ExperienceI would recommend This Eye center And the doctors To all my friends Even the hospital Experience Was excellent too... Thank you 58 years Of wearing glasses Now it's like a new world.

    Mary G.

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Hours of Operation

Our Regular Schedule

Danville Office

Monday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Thursday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Friday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed