Welcome to Dr. Michelle L. Spittler & Associates
Your Optometrist in Columbia, SC

Call us at 803-790-4600 today.

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Our eye care team strives to provide the finest in optometry services. We invite you to browse our website to learn more about our optometry practice.  You can join our patient family by scheduling an eye exam appointment at our Columbia office.

Dr. Michelle L. Spittler & Associates focuses on providing personalized comprehensive primary eye care for each patient.  We are passionate about your eye health.  We use the latest technology to examine your eyes to aid in preserving your vision and preventing eye disease.  We strive to provide the most personal and professional eye care available.  

Many patients who need vision correction do not want to wear glasses.  We provide comprehensive contact lens evaluations that can potentially free you from your glasses.   We offer a wide range of healthy, comfortable, and breathable contact lens options including disposable and daily use, cosmetically colored contact lenses, astigmatism and bifocal contacts lenses.

Professional services we provide:

  • Allergy/Dry Eye Evaluations
  • Comprehensive Eye Exams
  • Contact Lens Exams 
  • Diabetic Eye Exams
  • Emergency Visits (Red eyes, Styes, Eye pain, Eye injuries, Sudden changes in vision)
  • Glaucoma Detection & Management
  • LASIK/Refractive Surgery Consultations
  • Macula Degeneration Evaluations
  • Pediatric & Infant Eye Exams

Dr. Michelle L. Spittler & Associates is conveniently located next to the Walmart Vision Center on Forest Drive.  We see both eye emergencies as well as scheduled appointments, and walk-ins are welcome. Patients throughout the Columbia area come to Dr. Michelle L. Spittler & Associates because they know they will receive personalized attention. Providing professional eye care is our foundation. Our caring team is dedicated to keeping our patients comfortable and satisfied at each visit.  Our convenient hours will accommodate your busy schedule to provide the appointment time that meets your needs.

At Dr. Michelle L. Spittler & Associates, we will explain every exam and procedure and answer all of our patient's questions. Additionally, at Dr. Michelle L. Spittler & Associates, we are providers for a majority of the insurance plans in the area to ensure good eye health and vision care access for all of our patients.

Our Approach to Optometry

Our one-on-one approach to optometry makes Dr. Michelle L. Spittler & Associates the eye and vision care providers of choice in the Columbia area. Our Columbia optometrists offer comprehensive eye exams and personalized eye care.  For a complete list of services, visit our services page or call our Columbia office at 803-790-4600.

At Dr. Michelle L. Spittler & Associates, we are dedicated to providing high-quality optometry services in a comfortable environment. Call us at 803-790-4600 or schedule an appointment today online.

Our Passion~~is YOUR vision!

Michelle L. Spittler, OD
Columbia Optometrist | Dr. Michelle L. Spittler & Associates | 803-790-4600
5420 Forest Drive
Columbia, SC 29206

Meet The Staff

Learn Who We Are

  • Dr.
    Michelle L. Spittler
    OD

    Dr. Michelle L. Spittler has been an optometrist in Columbia, SC since 1997.   Dr. Spittler is a native of Northwest Ohio and did her undergraduate studies in Biology-Chemistry at Manchester College in North Manchester, IN.  She completed her Doctor of Optometry at The Ohio State University College of Optometry in 1997.  Dr. Spittler also trained at the Veteran’s Medical Administration in Huntington, WV where she worked with the diagnosis and management of ocular diseases.  Dr. Spittler practices primary care optometry and has a special interest in ocular disease management and contact lenses .  She sees patients from age six and up for vision problems needing correction with glasses or contact lenses or the treatment of eye disease.

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  • Dr.
    Jennifer V. Seibert

    Dr. Jennifer Seibert completed her undergraduate degree in 2005 at Clemson University where she graduated Magna Cum Laude. She then finished her optometry doctorate at University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Optometry in 2011. To further specialize her skills, she completed a one-year pediatric residency at the University of Missouri St. Louis. During her residency, she worked extensively with cases involving strabismus, amblyopia, brain injuries, convergence/divergence difficulties and dyslexia.

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Our Regular Schedule

* Closed for lunch daily 1-2pm

Monday:

9:00 am

5:30 pm

Tuesday:

9:00 am

5:30 pm

Wednesday:

9:00 am

5:30 pm

Thursday:

9:00 am

5:30 pm

Friday:

9:00 am

5:30 pm

Saturday:

9:00 am

2:00 pm

Sunday:

Closed