About Our Practice
Dr. Tyler Young was proud to announce the opening of his new practice InFocus Family Eyecare on March 2018. The practice is conveniently located just West of Quivera Road on Shawnee Mission Parkway. The new optical and eye clinic will be equipped with the latest technology allowing Dr. Young and all of his staff to provide the highest level of care. The team here is dedicated to helping improve your quality of life through enhanced visual performance.
About Our Team
Our team of eye care professionals is experienced and friendly. We are here to help all of our patients understand their benefits, schedule appointments, and fulfill the eye doctor’s orders. Our opticians can give you guidance in picking out the perfect pair of eyewear for you, and our friendly office staff is knowledgeable about billing and insurance benefits coverage.
Dr. Tyler Young
Dr. Tyler Young is a native of Overland Park, Kansas. He attended Kansas State University and received his Doctorate of Optometry in 2010 from the University of Missouri – Saint Louis College of Optometry. Dr. Young also received extensive training in ocular disease at the Kansas City Veterans Administration Hospital. He received training in the fitting of contact lenses by some of the most well known doctors in the field. He is a member of the American Optometric Association, the Kansas Optometric Association, the Optometric Society of Greater Kansas City, and the Beta Sigma Kappa International Honors Society. In addition to providing comprehensive eye care, Dr. Young’s clinical expertise includes fitting multifocal and monovision contact lenses as well as the treatment and management of diseases such as glaucoma and diabetic eye disease. He and his wife, Reina, currently live in the Crossroads Arts District of Downtown Kansas City and enjoy traveling in their free time.
Andrea Gardner, ABOC
Certified Optician, Office Administrator
Andrea is an alumna of Shawnee Mission Northwest High School, Johnson Community College, and Kansas City Community College. Her studies included vocal jazz, computer support, and she graduated with an associate degree in audio engineering in 2015. Her experience working with fashion trends, eyewear, and customer service spans 6 years and she has a passion for helping people look, and see their best. Having a high prescription herself, she understands the importance lens design and frame selection can make in the success of eyewear. This pushed her to complete her American Board of Opticianry certification in 2017. Outside of the office you can find her making music and enjoying the outdoors with her husband, Chase and son, Zane.