We want to inform you that our office is following the CDC and American Optometric Association protocols. It is our highest priority to keep all of our patients and staff as safe as possible.
Please read our Patient Safety Protocols

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Meet the experienced and friendly doctor who makes North Ridgeville Eye Care a proud provider of vision care products and services in North Ridgeville.

Carol A. Novak, O.D.

Dr. Novak earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry from the University of Dayton. She went on to receive her Optometry degree from Ohio State University. Dr. Novak participates with the Vision USA program, as well as the Lions Club, to provide eye care to people in need. She also serves as a Eucharistic Minister and sacristan at her parish. She has served as the Chairman of the Board of Directors for the North Ridgeville Chamber of Commerce and has been an active member for many years. Dr. Novak also belongs to the American Optometric Association and the Ohio Optometric Association. She is a RealEyes presenter in the schools and has provided school vision screenings. In the 2013-2014 school year, Dr. Novak was the leading RealEyes presenter in the whole state of Ohio. In 2020, she reached the elite status of educating over 10,000 students.

Dr. Carol Novak giving a Realeyes presentation to kindergarteners at North Ridgeville Education Center.

Dr. ZimmermanAbbey M. Zimmerman, O.D.

Dr. Zimmerman attended The Ohio State University where she received her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and earned her Doctor of Optometry in 2019. She is a current member of the American Optometric Association and Ohio Optometric Association and was a student fellow of the American Academy of Optometry. Dr. Zimmerman grew up in Westlake and is looking forward to being back in the area. In her free time, she enjoys cheering on the Buckeyes, exploring different places to hike, and trying new recipes.