Meet Our Staff
Licensed Optician & Optical Coordinator
Rebecca works diligently to anticipate your every eyewear need and keep you looking your best. She completes several hours of educational training each year to stay on top of all the latest frame & lens technologies. Rebecca assists you in selecting the right frame & lens features to meet your fashion, function, & budget needs. She ensures your frame is adjusted properly so that your glasses are comfortable & fit well to give you the best vision.
Rebecca is like a magician with broken glasses! If your glasses can be repaired, Rebecca will make it happen! She is also an expert at maximizing your insurance benefits & calculating all angles of coverage so that you can get everything you need, but stay within your budget!
Rebecca also trains new contact lens wearers on insertion, removal & contact lens care. She has successfully trained patients as young as age 5 to patients almost to the age of 80! She is now looking forward to learning how to fit contact lenses to bring additional customer service to our patients.
Rebecca strives to deliver superior customer service to make your visit enjoyable. She lives in the Hillsboro-Lynchburg area and enjoys spending time with her three children.
Terra Burton, RN
Registered Nurse & Quality Care Coordinator
Terra joined our office in 2017. She has been a nurse for over 22 years and brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to our office. While much of her career has been spent in critical care nursing in the hospital setting, her experience is invaluable when ensuring that your health history is complete and accurate, helping to manage your medications, pretesting, and assisting Dr. Barton chairside. She has additional roles to ensure the electronic medical record runs efficiently and the care we provide meets regulatory quality metrics.
Terra has a passion to provide excellent patient-centered care and is always looking for more efficient ways to accomplish the goals of providing high-quality eye care to our patients. She also works closely with Dr. Barton on a multitude of “behind the scenes” projects and is a treasured member of our team. Our patients appreciate the expertise of having a registered nurse involved in their eye health & overall well- being.
Terra has been a life-long resident of Hillsboro and loves serving the community in which she resides with her husband, Jamie, and their two children, Jacob and Hannah.
Medical Billing Specialist & Front Office Coordinator
Kendra is a graduate of Hillsboro High School and studied at both Southern State Community College and UC Clermont where she received her real estate license. She has over eighteen years of experience in the medical field, medical billing, office setting reception work, and working with the public.
You will see Kendra at the front desk answering phones, making appointments, helping with insurance, and greeting patients. If you are having issues with your insurance, Kendra’s expertise is invaluable! She diligently resolves issues as quickly as possible to ensure that you are maximizing your insurance benefits.
Kendra oversees the front office operations, ensuring that your account information is accurate. She eagerly works to ensure that your office experience is positive & seamless.
In her spare time, Kendra enjoys watching sporting events.
Ophthalmic Technician & Contact Lens Coordinator
Jessica performs procedures & collects data & information from you to prepare you for your exam with Dr. Barton.
You will also see her assisting Dr. Barton in the exam room. Jessica trains our new contact lens wearers on contact lens insertion & removal techniques & manages your contact lens orders. She has a passion for customer service & is a fun team member to interact with (patients LOVE her!).
Jessica is a graduate of Whiteoak High School. She enjoys being a loving mother to her son and enjoys making memories with her family & friends.
Medical Billing Specialist & Communications Coordinator
Lexi is a 2014 graduate of Whiteoak High School. She obtained a certificate in Medical Billing & Coding at Southern State Community College. She has experience in Administrative/HR duties as well as experience working in a medical office setting.
Lexi’s smiling face is usually the first person you meet at the front desk! You will see her answering phones, scheduling appointments, verifying insurance, and filing claims. Lexi enjoys interacting with patients and has a passion for helping others.
In addition to her other tasks, Lexi manages most of our office communications. When you need to reach our office via text, email or phone, she promptly responds to assist your needs.
Lexi enjoys spending time outdoors fishing & boating.
Scribe & Support Staff
Riley joined our office in 2018. She is Dr. Barton’s daughter (her smile is infectious!) & is a great asset to our office. You will see Riley scribing & assisting Dr. Barton in the exam room. She also offers support in other areas of the office in any capacity necessary to assure that your visit flows smoothly. Riley constantly learns new things so that she can help make your visit exceptional!
Riley is a high school student & enjoys cheerleading, track & softball. She loves listening to music & spending time creating memories with her friends.