Barbara Crutchfield received her doctoral degree from Indiana University, School of Optometry, Bloomington. She is certified by the National Board of Examiners in Optometry and licensed to practice in the state of Kentucky. She is an active fellow in the American Academy of Optometry and recently received board certification from the American Board of Certification in Medical Optometry.
Primary eye care isn’t boring; I knew I wanted to help people see from a young age. And I love it, still. It’s my goal to make every patient feel at ease. Making them feel comfortable helps me get to know them and understand what kind of care they need.
Faculty RankAssistant Professor of Ophthalmology
Indiana University, School of Optometry, Bloomington
Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Lexington
Certifications and Special Training
National Board of Examiners in Optometry
Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry
American Board of Certification in Medical Optometry
Dr Crutchfield and her nurse Leslie Pennington are both caring and very professional.
LOVE Dr Crutchfield! She's been my "eye doctor" for 20 years now. She's the best!!!
Dr. Crutchfield is keeping a close eye on me for glaucoma and diabetes-related visual decline.
Overall excellent, professional, yet friendly experience (Turfland)
The team at UK opthamology are always professional and caring.
Advanced Eye Care
Shriners Hospitals for Children Medical Center — Lexington110 Conn Terrace
Fourth and Fifth Floors
Lexington, KY 40508Fax 859-323-8510 (General) and 859-257-6718 (Referring Providers)Call
(Primary eye care and all subspecialty eye care)
Advanced Eye Care - Turfland
UK HealthCare - TurflandFax 859-323-56082195 Harrodsburg Road
Lexington, KY 40504Monday - Friday: 8:00 am-5:00 pm
(Primary eye care)
PLEASE NOTE: UK Optical Shops at Shriners and Turfland are CLOSED. The providers of General Ophthalmology are still seeing patients as scheduled. See full notice »