A 2003 graduate of St. Mary’s High School in O’Neill was recently honored at the Nebraska Optometric Association’s annual meeting.
Dr. Matthew Willis, of Midwest Eye Care, PC of Omaha, received the Young Optometrist of the Year award at the Nebraska Optometric Association’s annual meeting on September 25/26. This award is granted to an optometrist who has been licensed 10 years or less and has contributed time and talent in the most outstanding manner for the betterment of the visual health and welfare of the public, and to the profession.
Dr. Willis joined MEC in 2012 and works primarily at 18111 Q Street and 4353 Dodge. Outside of work, he’s the Vice President of the Nebraska Optometric Association, a frequent volunteer doctor at charity events, and the proud dad of three young and very busy children.
Dr. Matthew Willis is the son of Keith and Carole Willis of O’Neill.