Our Mission

We at Beachwood Family Eye Care are committed to providing comprehensive vision care and eye health evaluations that you and your family deserve. Our doctors and staff want your experience with our office to leave you feeling like you are part of our family.

Our Promise

We promise to accomplish our mission by:

  • Giving you the personal attention you deserve while maintaining privacy and confidentiality.
  • Using state of the art technology and equipment.
  • Ensuring that your your visit is both educational and enjoyable.
  • Informing you on the newest and best of lens and other eye technology that will enhance your quality of life.

Meet Dr. Jennifer Thatcher

Dr. Jennifer Thatcher attended Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio, where she studied Computer Engineering. She worked as a systems and software engineer for several years, but eventually followed a calling into the health care field. She pursued a Doctorate of Optometry at the University of California Berkeley School of Optometry (UCBSO). As part of her clinical curriculum, Dr. Thatcher received specialty training in the management of dry eye, diabetic eye disease, and glaucoma at VA clinics, senior and community clinics, and UCBSO clinics in California. Dr. Thatcher is an active member of the American Optometric Association and the Ohio Optometric Association.

Although California offered beautiful sunny skies and picturesque views, Dr. Thatcher is excited to be back in her home state of Ohio and being a part of the healthcare community where she grew up. She enjoys singing, dabbling in piano and guitar, volleyball, Zumba, and dancing.

Dr. Thatcher enjoys spending time with her husband and two sons. Her youngest son was born Deaf and with Down Syndrome. She has a special interest in Down Syndrome and in Deaf culture. She continually improving her knowledge and fluency of American Sign Language. She enjoys working with young children, especially those with special needs.