Our Practice in Tacoma

Not Your Average Eye Care Experience

When you visit our Parkland Eye & Vision team, our focus is on you. Our 1-on-1, personable approach to eye care helps us enhance your experience, giving us a better understanding of what makes you and your eyes so unique.

Since opening our doors in 1998, we’ve helped patients of all types take control of their vision and eye care needs. Whether addressing uncomfortable dry eye symptoms or managing glaucoma development, you can always expect us to put our best foot forward to support you and your eyes.

But our expertise extends beyond comprehensive eye care.

Our incredible team of opticians is at the forefront of eyewear trends and technologies, ensuring your next pair of eyeglasses look and feel like a natural extension of your one-of-a-kind personality. We carry a wide range of frame designs from leading eyewear brands, including a selection of specialty frames and lenses that are perfect whether you’re on the go or on the job.

Read on to learn more about our incredible Parkland Eye & Vision team, or book an appointment to get the help you need today!

Dr. Paul Williams, FAAO, OD

Dr. Williams, a native of Washington, returned to practice in Parkland in 1998 from Oklahoma, where he served as Assistant Dean for Clinical Affairs at Northeastern State University College of Optometry. 

A graduate of Illinois State University and Pacific University College of Optometry, Dr. Williams served in the United States Air Force as Chief of Optometry at the USAF Hospital Kirtland for the New Mexico Regional Federal Medical Center. Following his service to the Air Force, Dr. Williams served as Clinic Director and Assistant Professor of Surgery in the Division of Ophthalmology at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine. 

He is a well-known lecturer in medical administration, glaucoma, diabetes, medical lasers, and health care education. He has held appointments and positions with numerous national healthcare entities and has received several awards, including USAF Optometrist of the Year. 

What Dr. Williams loves most about his work is helping people achieve the best vision possible and educating patients about their eye health and their numerous options for taking care of their sight. 

Dr. Williams enjoys photography, cooking, traveling with his wife Diane, and sharing in the lives of his 3 children and stepdaughter.

Meet the Team

A fantastic eye care experience starts with an incredible team, and ours is no exception. Our attention to detail, commitment to high standards, and down-to-earth atmosphere keep our patients coming back to us time and time again, so feel free to familiarize yourself with our eye and optical team—or meet us in person when you book an appointment today!



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Our Location

Visit Us

Find us just across the street from Westcoast Auto Center. There’s plenty of parking right out front, including accessibility parking.

  • 223 140th St. S, Suite 500
  • Tacoma, WA 98444

Hours of Operation

  • 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 1:00 PM
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed

Spanaway Loop Road South will be closed June-December 2024 for improvements.

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