Enjoy practicing full-scope optometry in Fort Dodge Iowa, named in the top 15 of America’s Best Communities to live, work and play.

Fort Dodge prides itself on being a welcoming community with picturesque neighborhoods, first class educational opportunities, state of the art health services, many service clubs and organizations, an array of arts and cultural activities through recreation, local attractions and entertainment venues. Located in north central Iowa on the Des Moines River, the new riverfront Nature Center, Lizard Creek with its excellent water trail system, fishing jetties, an excellent mountain bike park and over 26 miles of walking and bike trails provide enjoyment for the active lifestyle of a family or any outdoor enthusiasts.  Fort Dodge was built around the mining industry (gypsum and limestone), followed by the development a prosperous animal pharmaceutical industry. Today, bio-chem/bio-tech and other agriculture-related businesses are expanding in the community.

Through purposeful collaboration between government and businesses, Fort Dodge has developed the infrastructure, retail sector, recreational and educational opportunities that have helped the community and surrounding region thrive.

The primary care practice which serves a large geographic area has been continually updated to deliver outstanding vision and eye health services to a loyal patient base from age 4 to 100. Patients with cataracts, glaucoma, age-related macular degeneration, diabetes, eye injuries and infections are well-managed with modern technologies and state-of-the art equipment. The office co-manages refractive and other surgical patients with an OD friendly ophthalmology practice in town for successful patient outcomes.

The practice boosts two exam lanes with Harvest Acuity eye charts, an Eidon fundus camera, telescreen anterior segment camera, Nidek autorefractor, Atlas 9000 topographer, FDT, Humphrey Visual Field and linked viewing from the prescreen room to both exam rooms.  An attractive optical showroom and dispensary is supported by a Santinelli LE-1200 patternless edger to provide on-site lens edging. Practice hours are M – F with no evening or weekend hours, allowing the staff and doctor to enjoy everything the community has to offer. The seller-owned 3,000 square foot stand-alone building with parking lot offers the option of buying or leasing.

Enjoy owning a practice in a community that totally supports your business. Enjoy the family values that only come with an Iowa lifestyle.

For more information, contact:

Terry Moehnke, O.D.


Cell: 515-571-1000

Outstanding optometric practice available for a complete sale/buy-out. This highly successful single/solo business was established in 1979 and is currently generating over $800,000 in 2018. Practice provided 1,700 exams in 2018, producing an average of $450/RPP. Three exam rooms are fully equipped with state-of-the-art instruments and technology in excellent condition. The 2650 sq/ft office space is owned and for sale or lease option. From pediatrics to geriatric patients, this full scope optometry practice provides comprehensive eye health and vision care services including, VT, dry eye, and ocular disease management. Attractively designed optical features an extensive and diverse frame collection. Inventory includes over 750 frames.  The optical finishing lab and equipment featuring a Santinelli edger. The practice operates with Revolution EHR software that is certified. Six highly trained staff bring experience and expertise to this high revenue generating practice. This is a complete sale/buy-out and the owner will assist the buyer during the transition of goodwill and assets. Net to gross ratios provide ample free cash flow after debt service. No immediate capital improvements needed. Independence, IA provides an excellent work/life balance. Incredible place to live and raise a family. Excellent proximity to nearby metro areas – under 45 minutes from Waterloo, Cedar Falls and Cedar Rapids

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