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Douglas R. Cox, O.D.

Dr. Cox has been in the private practice of Optometry, in Beachwood, for the past 34 years. He was active in The Shaker Heights Rotary Club for over 20 years. He and his wife, Kathryn, have been married for over 30 years and have 2 daughters, one a nurse and the other a T.V. producer. He has extensive experience in eye examination, treatment of eye disease,surgical co-management and the "difficult to fit" contact lens patient. In his spare time he enjoys motorcycles and is a NSCA class AA sporting claysshooter.


Eastern Kentucky University
Richmond, Kentucky 1974

The Ohio State University College of Optometry
Columbus, Ohio 1978


Island Ophthalmology Seminar - 1993
Contact Lens Update
Ophthalmic Surgery Co-management

Optimax - 1997, C.O.A. -1997 and 1998, Toledo Lasik
Center - 1998
Corneal Topography for the Optometric Practice

C.O.A. - 1997
A New Standard in Lens Hygiene

C.O.A. - 2009, Vision Source - 2010
Vision Demands and Opticsfor the Shooting Sports

C.O.A. - 2010 Clinical Case Presentations

Professional Societies

The American Optometric Association -
1980 to present

The Ohio Optometric Association - 1980 to present
The Cleveland Optometric Association -
1980 to present Zone Governor 2002-2003

Member of the O.O.A. Quality Assurance Committee -

National Board of Optometric Examiners- 1999-2011
Clinical Skills Examiner

See Better After Cataract Surgery

Cataract patients now have an option to see at both near and far distances after cataract surgery! NEW multi-focal IOL technology can now decrease dependence on glasses after surgery.

What's New

The Cleveland Eye Clinic now offer 0% Patient Financing. Learn more about Laser Eye Surgery and the specific financing options we offer. We have a page on this website dedicated to discussing patient financing for LASIK eye surgery and Premium Lens Implants. You can even fill out an online application to qualify for LASIK financing.

Toledo LASIK & Cataract
Clear Choice
Learn about the new KAMRA technology for reading vision!

3D Eye Online

See our eye education section! If you are seeking LASIK or even cataract surgery we have a wide array of different educational videos just for you.

LASIK Self Evaluation Test

Are you a candidate for LASIK eye surgery? Take our test and hear from our consultants.

Find Our Locations

The Cleveland Eye Clinic has six different offices for your convenience.


Cleveland Eye Clinic conducts surgery at 4 Surgery Center locations. Click here to see directions to all surgery center locations.

Brecksville Surgery Center
Premium Surgery Center
UH Bedford Medical Center