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LaMar G. Zigler O.D.,M.S.,F.A.A.O.


Dr. Zigler is a 1981 graduate of The Ohio State University College of Optometry. Originally from Bryan, OH, Dr. Zigler attended Bowling Green State University prior to his Optometry education. He gained early admittance into the Optometry program at The Ohio State University College of Optometry and graduated after just four years with a combined OD and Master's degree.

Dr. Zigler is a prominent lecturer and speaks extensively across the country on various topics related to contact lenses and laser vision correction. He has been a principal investigator for numerous studies conducted by the FDA during his career. Dr. Zigler has also held numerous positions with local, state, and national optometric organizations.

Dr. Zigler specializes in difficult to fit contact lenses including Keratoconus and is credentialed in laser vision co-management. Dr. Zigler is a member of the American Optometric Association, the Ohio Optometric Association, and the American Academy of Optometry. He is a past chair for the Contact Lens and Cornea Section of the American Optometric Association, from 2011 to 2012.  He serves as Board member for GP Len Institute. He also serves on the faculty of The Ohio State University College of Optometry.  He served on the State Board of Optometry until 2017, governing all aspects of the profession and providing licensure to all Ohio Optometrists.

He and his wife, Sandy, have three grown children and reside in Upper Arlington, Ohio.

Dr. Zigler can be reached at


To Our Patients at Central Ohio Eyecare,

We hope this finds you healthy and well. Our practice is preparing to welcome you back on May 4th, 2020 for your eye health needs. This announcement is to inform you of the additional steps we have taken to protect you, our patients, while you are in our office for care.

What steps have we taken to mitigate COVID-19 risk in our offices?

• We check the temperature of everyone who enters our offices, including staff and doctors, every day.

• We expect our doctors and staff to wear masks, gloves, and goggles or face shields at all times.

• All patients are required to wear a mask covering their nose and mouth while in our office.

• We use disinfectant to clean all surfaces and instruments after every patient.

• All frames will be collected and cleaned following each patient use.

• Friends and family members are asked to stay home or wait outside (unless their help is needed).

• We ask you to call us when you arrive in our parking lot.

• We ask you to go to our website to complete any new patient paperwork prior to arrival.

We look forward to welcoming you back to our practice. Rest assured we will continue to deliver your eye health care services in a clean and safe environment for you.

Best wishes,

Dr. LaMar G. Zigler

Dr. David M. Zigler