Welcome to Valley Eye Clinic! We are an independent, locally owned optometry office located in West Des Moines Iowa. Dr. Matthew Ward, Dr. Erik Kyler and the team at Valley Eye clinic strive to provide the best in optometric services. Our mission is to challenge the status quo, resulting in an exceptional experience for the entire family.

Valley Eye Clinic is a full service eye and vision care provider, accepting both eye emergencies as well as scheduled appointments. Patients throughout the West Des Moines area come to Valley Eye Clinic because they know they will receive the personal attention and professional care that Valley Eye Clinic has been providing for the last 40 years to the greater Des Moines area.. Our team is dedicated to keeping our patients comfortable and well-informed at all times. At Valley Eye Clinic, we will explain every exam and procedure and answer all of our patients’ questions. Additionally, at Valley Eye Clinic, we offer vision financing options and will work with vision insurance providers to ensure good eye health and vision care for all of our patients.

Our Approach to Optometry

Our one-on-one approach to optometry makes Valley Eye Clinic the vision care providers of choice in the West Des Moines area.

Dr. Matthew Ward has also specialized in the diagnosis and treatment of dry eye in Des Moines since 2014. Follow “The Des Moines Dry Eye Center of Excellence”at the top of the page for more information.

Dr. Erik Kyler specializes in myopia management, providing cutting edge treatment options to slow the progression of myopia, or nearsightedness. Ask about these amazing treatment options, that often allow these individuals to go throughout their day without the need of glasses or soft contact lenses. Follow the “myopia control” link at the top of the page for more information.

Office Hours & Info

  • Monday
  • 8:00am - 5:00pm
  • Tuesday
  • 9:00am - 6:00pm
  • Wednesday
  • 8:00am - 5:00pm
  • Thursday
  • 8:00am - 12:00pm
  • Friday
  • 8:00am - 5:00pm
  • Saturday
  • 8:00am - 12:00pm*
  • Sunday
  • Closed
*First of the month only

Read our Google reviews

  • 2020 Grand Avenue
  • West Des Moines, IA 50265

Simple, painless, and thorough are the words I would use to describe my exam today. Lots of opportunities to ask questions and everything was explained so that I could understand.
Molly L.
Contact us today or visit our appointment request page to find a time that is convenient for you to see us.