An eyefull of information about us.

A little bit about us

We have welcomed patients and their families from all over Maryland and Pennsylvania for over 30 years. 


In practice since 1984, Dr. Helen Hooper has been a part of a staff committed to offering the highest quality eye health care, service and products – from childhood to adulthood.  Being around for three decades, Carroll Eye Care has watched their patients grow and have helped their children to see. A true family friendly environment. A local business that treats its patients like family.  We don’t just ask for insurance cards, we ask how the kids are and how the rest of the family is doing.

As the years have advanced so has our equipment. Carroll Eye Care makes sure that they have the best technology and practices for optimal eye health.  Our ZEISS i.ProfilerPlus for example, with its wave front scanning analysis, factors in all of the aberrations of one’s eye to provide the high definition prescription needed.  From state-of-the-art devices for examining your eye’s health and equipment to aid you in selecting the perfect frames, we also have a professional staff here to serve you.

Dr. Helen Hooper and her entire staff take pride in their ability to take the time needed to ensure that Carroll Eye Care’s patients are completely happy with their vision, whether it be with contacts or glasses.  That’s why our motto for 30 years is “we won’t quit until we have the right fit”.

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An eye for the details.

Thorough examinations. Latest practices. Cutting edge technology. All to make sure your eyes are healthy.

The Eye Exam

When you come to Carroll Eye Care for an eye exam, it is not like other routine doctor's appointments. Our doctor listens, cares and treats! Dr. Hooper is an experienced optometrist with all the latest practices and technology to ensure your ocular health. She wants to hear your whole story so she can provide a thorough eye exam where she diagnoses and treats both your vision and eye health (the two parts that make up a complete eye exam).

"If you don't believe us, come see it with your own eyes."

Treatment & Procedures

The Eye ExamIf a health concern is discovered, Carroll Eye Care professionals offer care and treatment for a variety of health issues. You can rely on our optometric knowledge from a skilled, experienced and caring team that will help keep your eyes healthy and your vision the best it can be. If a procedure is required, Carroll Eye Care will discuss your procedure and treatment options. We'll work closely with qualified and experienced surgeons for any procedure: cataract surgery, refractive corrective procedures (Lasik, Lasek), Clear lens extraction, and intraocular contact lenses.

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Carroll Eye Care accepts a broad range of health insurance and vision plans. We will inform you of all of your options given the eye plan you have. Our Primary insurance providers are:

Blue Cross Blue Shield | Cigna | VSP | Davis Vision | EYEMED | Medicare | United Healthcare | Aetna | Johns Hopkins EHP | Tricare | Carefirst

We also cover many other discount plans. If you don’t see your insurance on our list, then please contact us for more information.