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Who We Are

Meet Our Amazing Doctors

We are the only ophthalmology practice in the region to have fellowship trained specialists in cornea, glaucoma, retina, and oculoplastics.
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Dr. Joshua Fullmer

Dr. Fullmer is a comprehensive ophthalmologist with expertise in treating complex cataracts, pediatric eye diseases, eyelid surgeries and minimally invasive glaucoma surgery.
Cataract Surgeon
Glaucoma Specialist
Ophthalmologist
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Dr. Jason Hooton

Dr. Hooton has special interests in complex cataracts, partial thickness corneal transplants, ocular infections, and dry eyes.
Cornea Specialist
Cataract Surgeon
Ophthalmologist
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Dr. Clint Ellingson

Dr. Ellingson is Board Certified and specializes in treatment of diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration, vascular occlusions, and uveitis conditions.
Vitreoretinal Specialist
Vitreoretinal Surgeon
Ophthalmologist
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Dr. Samuel Beckstead

Dr. Beckstead specializes in surgical correction of droopy eyelids, tear drainage abnormalities, periocular trauma, and has extensive experience in the surgical treatment of periocular cancers.
Ophthalmic Plastic Surgeon
Reconstructive Surgeon
Ophthalmologist
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Dr. Kyle Thompson

Thompson is Premier Eye Care’s vitreoretinal surgeon, specializing in all aspects of vitreoretinal disease.
Vitreoretinal Specialist
Vitreoretinal Surgeon
Glaucoma Specialist & Cataract Surgeon
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Dr. Matthew Traynor

Dr. Traynor founded Premier Eye Care of Eastern Idaho in 2011 and specializes in complex cataract surgery and in the medical and surgical care of glaucoma.
Glaucoma Specialist
Cataract Surgeon
How We Work

Focus on Care

The staff members at Premier Eye Care provide excellent patient care. They are compassionate and caring and well instructed in ophthalmic knowledge.

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About Us

Established in 2011, Premier Eye Care of Eastern Idaho is committed to providing the best possible eye care for patients in Eastern Idaho and the surrounding areas. Our new clinic opened in 2017 and was designed to provide an enjoyable and efficient experience from start to finish with the most advanced equipment and services available.

We are the only ophthalmology practice in the region to have fellowshipped trained specialists in cornea, glaucoma, and retina.

It is our privilege to work closely with referring eye doctors and primary care doctors to diagnose and treat ocular disease. Whether it’s routine cataract surgery or an emergent retinal detachment repair, severe dry eyes or a new glaucoma diagnosis, our friendly staff and physicians are eager to answer your questions and guide you to optimal eye health and vision.

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Our Locations

Monday-Thursday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 3:00pm
Idaho Falls, ID

Located South of EIRMC and Sunnyside Rd in Idaho Falls

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Pocatello, ID

Located on Clark St. right off of I-15 take exit 69. Between 16th & 17th Ave.

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Rexburg, ID

Right off of Main Street West of I-15 across from Valley Wide Country Store & Blister's BBQ.

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