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Welcome to Gailmard Eye Center, a nationally recognized practice of optometry that was established on Ridge Road in Munster in 1976. GEC has grown into one of the largest and most successful independent optometric practices in the country.  This success has occurred by word-of-mouth referral and is primarily the result of our constant quest for excellence in patient satisfaction and eye care technology.  We want Gailmard Eye Center to serve as your family's eye care practice for life.


What's New

Feb 24, 2016 - Closing Early Today

Due to the weather, we will be closing at 1pm today. We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause. Stay warm and safe everyone!!! More »

Dec 29, 2015 - In Memoriam-John Ricondo

Patients and staff of Gailmard Eye Center are saddened by the passing of our friend and colleague, John.  He was an outstanding optician who provided excellent eye care to our community for 15 years.  He will be greatly missed and we extend our deepest sympathy to his family.

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Dec 24, 2015 - Holiday Hours

The office will be closed the following dates....Thursday, December 24th, Friday, December 25th and Saturday, December 26th as well as Friday, January 1st. We will be open 9-1 on Thursday, December 31st from 9-1 and Saturday, January 2nd from 9-1. Happy Holidays! More »

Oct 3, 2015 - Community Event

Come visit GEC's booth at Pumpkins, Witches and Hayrides, Oh My!
Free vision screenings, goodies and treats!
Centennial Park Saturday, October 3 (Rain date: Sunday, October 4) 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
FREE Admission: costume parade on the stage, prizes for best costumes, trick or treat with local businesses and games $10 Wristband: hayride, pumpkin patch, face painting, petting zoo, bounce house, concessions.
Join us at 8 am for the Monster Dash 5K Walk/Run. More »

May 7, 2015 - Trunk Show Pictures



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Apr 28, 2015 - Staff Appreciation Dinner

 We will be closing the office at 4pm on Tuesday, April 28th to attend a staff appreciation dinner.
Thank You!
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Feb 2, 2015 - Superior Vision

We are now accepting Superior Vision!  Call for your appointment today!

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Jun 16, 2014 - Davis Vision

We are happy to announce that we are now accepting Davis Vision.  Please call for your appointment today! More »

May 1, 2014 - Trunk Show

Thank you for making our second annual trunk show such a huge success!!  Mark your calendars for next year! More »

Mar 11, 2014 - Opening late-Wednesday, March 12

In anticipation of the bad weather tomorrow morning, we will be opening late. Wednesday, March 12th we will be open from 1-7pm. Let's hope this is the last of the bad weather!! More »

Feb 3, 2014 - Trunk Show

Mark your calendars!! We are very excited to announce our 2nd annual eyewear trunk show on April 30th! We are highlighting the following brands-Michael Kors, Diane Von Furstenberg, Kate Spade, Hugo Boss and LaFont. Stay tuned for more details!! More »

Jan 7, 2014 - Open Today!

Gailmard Eye Center is open today with its normal hours of 9-5.  Please be careful on the roads! More »

Jan 6, 2014 - Closed Today

Gailmard Eye Center is closed today (Monday, January 6th 2014) due to the extreme weather.  We hope to be open tomorrow.
Sorry for any inconvenience. More »

Dec 30, 2013 - New Year's

Don't let your flex spending go to waste!  Our office is open 9-5 on Monday, December 30th and 9-1, Tuesday, December 31st!
Happy New Year!!

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Dec 10, 2013 - Holiday Party-Closing early today

Gailmard Eye Center will be closing early today, Tuesday, December 10, 2013, at 3pm for our holiday party.  Normal business hours will resume tomorrow (Wednesday 9-7).   More »

Oct 4, 2013 - Oakley

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Oakley has created special frames and will donate $20 for each pair sold! Stop by the office and try them on! Sunglasses also available.

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Aug 5, 2013 - Back to School

It's Back to School time!  Make sure to schedule your child's annual eye health exam today!  We have an amazing selection of children's eyewear including brands like, Juicy Couture, Nike, Disney, X-Games and much more! More »

Jul 26, 2013 - Dailies Total 1 Contact Lenses!!

We are very excited to announce that we are now fitting Dailies Total 1 contact lenses in our office!! This contact lens is nothing like you have ever tried in the past! We have been chosen to be the only ones in NW Indiana to fit this incredible lens! Please ask about it at your next visit and we will be happy to give you free trials! We are confident that you will just love this new lens! Schedule your appointment today!!
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Jul 3, 2013 - Holiday Office Hours

We are closing today at 5pm and will be closed on Thursday, July 4th.  We will resume regular business hours from 9-5 on Friday and 9-1 on Saturday.  Have a safe and happy holiday! More »

Jun 24, 2013 - Anne Klein

Introducing Anne Klein to our eyewear gallery!  A GLOBALLY ICONIC AMERICAN FASHION BRAND
For over 40 years, Anne Klein has been synonymous with style. As a pioneer of classic American sportswear,
Anne encouraged women to mix and match separates and accessories to create a wardrobe full of staplepieces for work, life, and everything in between. She was a true innovator of sophisticated, effortless dressing, creating a brand that paved the landscape for American fashion.----courtesy of
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Jun 10, 2013 - Now accepting Spectera!

We are now accepting your Spectera vision plan!  Please call to make your appointment today! More »

May 23, 2013 - Lafont Eyewear!

We would like to introduce you to our latest collection in our eyewear gallery-Lafont Eyewear!
If you are looking for comfort, style and something unique, this is the collection for you! 
Please take a moment to watch this very intriguing video of how Lafont Eyewear is made from start to finish. Notice the craftsmanship, hands-on design and detail of each frame-you will be amazed!!
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May 9, 2013 - In-Office Seminar

Hello everyone! We will be closed on Thursday, May 9th, due to an in-office seminar. Please feel free to stop by today, Tuesday (open until 5) tomorrow, Wednesday (9-7) or Friday (9-5). Have a great week! More »

Feb 15, 2013 - Low Vision

Do you know anyone who has low vision? Did you know that we specialize in low vision exams? We have many tools available to try at our office to see what works best for your needs. Our latest low vision aid is a magnified mouse that can be plugged in to any TV with ease. Now you can move the mouse over a book, magazine, bills, prescription bottles or anything that has small print and see it large on the TV screen in color! Call today for more information on our low vision exams and the many aids we carry! More »

Jan 16, 2013 - Eye Supplements

We are happy to offer EyePromise Zeaxanthin + Lutein here at Gailmard Eye Center! If macular degeneration runs in your family or you just want a supplement that promotes good macular health, this is a supplement that you should consider taking! Ask about this at your next eye health exam! More »

Jan 4, 2013 - First pair of glasses!

Meet Owen Snow! He just picked up his very first pair of glasses today and is so excited to wear them! Owen has anti-reflection on his lenses which help him see better especially at night and on the computer; his lenses look nicer too! He also added Transitions lenses which will turn dark outside when sunny and will help protect his eyes from harmful UV rays.

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Dec 17, 2012 - Google+

We are excited to announce that we are now on Google+
We would love to see you there too!
Click on the icon below to see our page.

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Nov 21, 2012 - Zero G Eyewear!

Introducing...Zero G Eyewear! Each frame is 100% titanium which means it is extremely durable and very light weight. Another great thing about this collection is there are no screws to fall out or get loose! Ask about Zero G next time you are in our office!

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Oct 29, 2012 - Pure Luxury

We have a very exciting announcement! We are now an authorized dealer of CHANEL! Please come visit our optical gallery and we will assist you in finding the perfect pair for you! More »

Sep 20, 2012 - New Technology!

We are proud to announce new technology!  We have recently installed The Optomap 200Dx 
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Aug 2, 2012 - 2012 Olympics

Come celebrate the Olympics with us! New Nike "Olympic inspired" sunglasses! Come try on the pair that Gold medalist, Misty May-Treanor wears in the sand!

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Jun 5, 2012 - i.Profilerplus® by ZEISS

We are excited to announce the i.Profilerplus ® by ZEISS! This "3-in-1" instrument is the latest in technology. The i.Profilerplus ® measures an individual profile of your eye and creates an i.Scription. The i.Scription is a revolutionary new technology by ZEISS that determines the unique requirements of your eyes with far greater precision than standard methods, resulting in eyeglass lenses more attuned to your vision needs than any other lenses available today. 
Come join the excitement and schedule your eye exam today! More »

May 3, 2012 - DVF

Diane von Furstenberg - “Putting on a pair of glasses can change the way you look and feel, they are the lens through which you see the world.” DVF Eyewear is beautifully crafted. The collection features sun and optical frames inspired by the DVF Wrap Dress and iconic design elements such as the power stone and translations of signature prints. Styling includes color blocking, patterns, and mixed material techniques, using proprietary zyls, luxurious lightweight metals, and intricate temple detailing.~Courtesy of Marchon Eyewear  More »

Apr 24, 2012 - Tiffany & Co.

We are just thrilled to announce that Tiffany & Co. eyewear just arrived at Gailmard Eye Center! Gather your girlfriends and come spoil yourself! You deserve it! More »

Apr 11, 2012 - Online Appointments

We have enhanced our online appointment requests! Next time you need to make an appointment, try scheduling it here on our website, or check out our Facebook page. You can choose which doctor you would like to see and what time works best for you! We will contact you as soon as the appointment you requested has been confirmed.
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Apr 2, 2012 - Prada

Very exciting news! Gailmard Eye Center just received the latest release in Prada eyewear! Also, we will be announcing another exciting collection in the very near future...stay tuned! More »

Mar 6, 2012 - Vision Therapy Session

 What is Vision Therapy? Many of you may be wondering. Watch this short video and our patient, Blake De Valk, will show you!

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Feb 16, 2012 - Michael Kors

Michael Kors...."the fastest growing retailer in the world". His collection is timeless, chic, luxurious and classic!

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Feb 6, 2012 - Flexon

 Are you accident prone? Flexon may be your answer! Enjoy this short video and see for yourself how Flexon may be a good choice for your next pair of glasses!


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Jan 31, 2012 - Eco Friendly Eyewear

Yes, even eyewear can be "eco" friendly. Just in....Eco-Optics by Modo Eyewear! More »

Jan 27, 2012 - Eye Twitch

Does this ever happen to you? It's so annoying! No need to worry, here are a few reasons why this may happen. More »

Jan 26, 2012 - Gold & Wood

Most people wonder why frames cost so much and why some are more expensive than others. Here’s an excellent video that shows in great detail how a custom, hand-made frame is produced from start to finish.   More »

Jan 23, 2012 - Anti-Reflection

Have you owned a pair of Anti-Reflective lenses lately? It is not what it used to be! Some people are skeptical about Anti-Reflection (AR) because they had a bad experience in the past but AR technology has come a long way and gets better and better every year. More »

Jan 16, 2012 - What Eye Problems Look Like

Warning Signs of Eye Trouble

Blurry vision, spots, glare at night -- these are common eye complaints that can be harmless annoyances or an early sign of disease. In the slides ahead, we explore several eye problems and offer two quick eye tests. You'll see the world through eyes that have floaters, cataracts, myopia, and glaucoma. Be sure to see an eye doctor promptly for any concerns.

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Jan 11, 2012 - 2012 Checklist for Better Vision and Eye Health

Print this checklist and tape it to the fridge — you'll be on your way to having your best year ever for good vision and eye health. More »

Jan 4, 2012 - Vision Related Learning Problems

Report cards will be coming out soon, if they haven't already. More »

Trunk Show Highlights

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Locate Us

Gailmard Eye Center

630 Ridge Rd
Munster, IN 46321
Phone: (219) 836-1738
Fax: (219) 836-2822
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Our Doctors

Katharine Moles, O.D.

Michelle Millard, O.D.

Amanda Sprehe, O.D.

Susan Gailmard, O.D.

Neil Gailmard, O.D.



We accept many insurance plans -see more.