The mission of our practice is to provide exceptional, comprehensive eyecare to each and every patient, tailored to their individual needs, through effective communication and education, utilizing the latest state-of-the-art technology to enhance their quality of life.
Our highly competent eye doctors and staff will dedicate themselves to the highest ethical standards, be a positive role model in the community, and share their expertise through thoughtful recommendations to help our patients better understand their eye health, and safeguard their precious vision for a lifetime.
We are committed to an atmosphere of intregrity, professionalism, genuine enthusiasm, and uncompromising service which exceeds our patients' expectations.
Our Eyecare Team
Get to Know Us
Jason R. Pingel, OD
After obtaining his Bachelor of Science degree in Zoology from Iowa State University, Dr. Pingel matriculated to the Illinois College of Optometry where he completed both his doctorate and B.S.V.S. in 2000. He then completed a post-doctorate internship at the Duchossois Center for Advanced Medicine at the University of Chicago, where he received extensive training in ocular disease and emergency eye care.
Since 2003, he has been in private practice in the Kansas City area with emphasis on the treatment of chronic ocular disease, pediatrics, and advanced contact lens fitting. He has vast experience with ocular complications associated with Lyme’s Disease and its treatment.
Dr. Pingel has participated in several contact lens clinical trials. He has done medical missions with Medical Wings International, and has traveled extensively throughout the world. As a trusted leader in the industry, he is also a national speaker for Johnson & Johnson VisionCare, makers of Acuvue brand contact lenses. Dr. Pingel is married to a family law attorney and has two young children.
Evan A. Strong, OD
Dr. Strong is a native Kansan, born in October 1982 and raised in Auburn, KS. He received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology from the University of Kansas (Lawrence, KS) in 2007 and a Doctorate in Optometry at the University of Missouri St. Louis (St. Louis, MO) in 2012. Since 2012 Dr. Strong has worked as a practitioner gaining valuable clinical and business management experience. Before receiving his doctorate at the University of Missouri St. Louis in Optometry, Dr. Strong had participated in many aspects of the eye care industry.
In 2011 Dr. Strong traveled to the island of Jamaica for a volunteer medical trip to help the local population whom lacked access to modern eye-care, culminating in helping hundreds of people improve their vision and visual health. He is currently licensed by the Kansas and Missouri State Boards of Optometry. Dr. Strong is trained to recognize a range of health issues; such as glaucoma, macular degeneration, diabetes and hypertension.
Past honors and awards include the William Feinbloom Low Vision Award, Gold Key Honor Society, and Eagle Scout Award. Dr. Strong would be described by his friends as fun-loving and easy to get along with. In addition his hobbies include fishing, water-sking, traveling, and the outdoors. Dr. Strong is an original partner and co-creator of Blue Valley Vision of Overland Park and very much looks forward to helping you and your family with all of your eye-care needs!
Jayme R. Fose, OD
Dr. Jayme Fose is native to Kansas, born and raised in WaKeeney. She received her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Chemistry from Fort Hays State University (Hays, KS) in 2003 and a Doctorate in Optometry at Southern College of Optometry (Memphis, TN) in 2007. Dr. Fose has been involved with the eye care industry since 2002. During college she worked as an ophthalmic technician for a well respected ophthalmologist, allowing her to gain valuable clinical and business experience.
As a member of Student Volunteers in Optometric Service to Humanity, she spent time in El Salvador, the Dominican Republican, and Chile providing eye care to the under-served. She is a member of the Kansas Optometric Association. Dr. Fose is trained to recognize a range of health issues; such as glaucoma, cataracts, macular degeneration, diabetes, and hypertension. Dr. Fose is an original partner and co-creator of Blue Valley Vision of Overland Park and very much looks forward to helping you and your family with all of your eye-care needs!