is dedicated to providing full-time ophthalmology services to Georgetown, KY. It's
founder, William Richardson, M.D. is a general ophthalmologist and surgeon. GEC

now has four eye care providers to professionally serve you!

502 863-3112

Corona virus COVID19 update:  Due to the fluidity of the situation, GEC will be updating this portion of the website regularly.  Important notes:



Monday thru Friday 8-5



**Until further notice: All patrons, and patients, must arrive to the office with nose and mouth covered--no valves--and we advise bringing your own ball point pen.  All patients will be screened for fever.  No one will be allowed to enter the office with relevant Covid exposure history or any signs of an upper respiratory infection, cough, or fever.  

Clinical Patients:


If you have a scheduled appointment, expect a call one day in advance with instructions.


Please call the office when you arrive, and you will be called to come inside when your exam room is ready.  Bring a driver if you expect to be dilated.


Only patients and their immediate caregivers (parent if minor) will be permitted in the office.  No unnecessary persons will be permitted, without exception.  

Optical patrons:


1) We are renewing contacts to keep people seeing, and we are offering FREE drop shipping to your home for 2 boxes or more of contacts!  Just call!  (Please keep your business with GEC, not only are we less expensive, but you can help us weather the storm.)

2) We are doing curb side pick up of glasses and contact orders.  Just call!

3) If you have been in the market for a pair of sunglasses or a need a new pair of glasses (wink, wink) call the office and we will find a way to make this possible.  We can drop ship to your house if we already have your measurements, but the optical lab is closed to foot traffic.

4) Please pick up all outstanding orders.  Please call to arrange this!  This is critical!


Together we can all work towards a solution!  We will prevail!



An Eye M.D. Ophthalmologists complete four years of medical school, an internship and then a three-year residency in ophthalmology.
An Optometrist Integrated eye care also includes excellent services by an optometrist. Optometrists also complete four years of graduate education, but do not complete a surgical residency like an ophthalmologist.

Georgetown Eye Care is your contact for pediatric to geriatric exams, cataract surgery, glaucoma treatment, macular degeneration, diabetes, lid surgery, foreign body removal, trauma evaluation, second opinions and more--all available in Georgetown.  We take most insurances and accept CareCredit.

We feature comprehensive optical services, including contact lenses, designer eye wear from Dolce&Gabbana, Ray Ban, Coach, Kate Spade, Versace, Juicy Couture, Morel (France), JimmyChoo, Oakley, ESS, Smith, American made State Optical and more! We have a great selection of hard to find sunwear.

Georgetown Eye Care is proud to offer the latest diagnostic equipment from Carl Zeiss Meditec, including Optical Coherence Tomography, visual fields, non-dilation cameras and biometry devices, with the most modern digital integration and paperless records. We don't puff patients with air!

You will not have to travel to Lexington for most diagnostic and therapeutic services. We are dedicated to Georgetown and are here 8-5 M-F.

Please call with inquiries: (502) 863-3112
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