Our Skilled Eye Doctors Specialize in Specific Areas of Optometry

Mikaela Betka, OD is a new addition to the EyeCare Specialties team. She is looking forward to returning to her roots and helping the Beatrice community with their vision and eye health. She’s also excited about bringing her background in pediatric optometry and vision therapy to help families all over southeast Nebraska.

Courtney Brightman, OD, is a dynamic eye doctor and dedicated mother. She’s smart and personable, two great traits that make her patients feel confident in her care. She provides state-of-the-art eye care in Lincoln, NE.

Brian Brightman, OD, is the president/CEO and has been with EyeCare Specialties since 2005. He enjoys being an eye doctor and will help you achieve your clearest and most comfortable vision. His focus over the last seven years has been treating dry eye disease and routinely speaks around the country on the topic of ocular surface disease.

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James Devine, OD, is co-founder of EyeCare Specialties in Lincoln, NE. He brings years of experience to the EyeCare team as well as a wonderful chairside manner, demonstrating his enjoyment in caring for his patients. His genuine interest in being an eye doctor and concern for his patients continues to be a hallmark of Dr. Devine’s practice.

Doug Harshman, OD, has been an eye doctor with EyeCare Specialties since 2010. Throughout his career, patients have appreciated his honest and genuine approach to their eye care needs. He continually strives for excellence, most recently completing his Board Certification through the American Board of Optometry.

Brian Hinkley, OD, has been an eye doctor in Lincoln, Nebraska for over 30 years. He is committed to educating patients about eye health and enhancing their quality of life with the latest advances in optometric technology. He provides routine and comprehensive eye health exams and specializes in contact lens care and presbyopic visual correction.

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Steven Jacobsen, OD has been an optometrist since 1971. He has recently joined the EyeCare Specialties team and is looking forward to be able to share the latest advancements in optometry with his patients. Dr. Jacobsen sees patients at the brand new Fremont location.

Dan Novak, OD, is a new addition to the team of optometrists at EyeCare Specialties. He was drawn to the field of optometry because he likes the idea of being able to help a wide range of patients, from babies to their grandparents. Dr. Novak will be providing comprehensive eye exams at all three Lincoln EyeCare Specialties locations.

Todd Pfeil, OD, has been an eye doctor with EyeCare Specialties since 2005. He provides both routine and comprehensive eye health exams and specializes in Specialty Contact Lens fits for irregular corneas, including keratoconus, and corneal refractive therapy (CRT).

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Scott Reins, OD, has been an eye doctor with EyeCare Specialties since 1996. As an eye doctor, he is actively involved in the optometry field and is continually educating patients about the latest optometric advancements. Dr. Reins serves patients in Lincoln, Nebraska.

Steve Sandman, OD, is dedicated to improving the quality of life for his patients. Raised in Diller, NE, Dr. Sandman understands the needs of his community. He has been an eye doctor in Beatrice with EyeCare Specialties since 1995 and continually provides the latest optometric technologies combined with honest and compassionate care.

Rachel Smith, OD, joined the EyeCare Specialties team in 2014. She conducts comprehensive eye exams and is a part of the Vision Therapy Team. As an eye doctor, she is excited to help kids and adults improve reading comprehension and achieve success in school or in their careers.

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Kimberly Tucker, OD, joined EyeCare Specialties in 2000. A compassionate and talented eye doctor, Dr. Tucker practices full-scope primary care optometry including post-operative care, pediatric optometry and ocular disease detection and treatment.

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