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Welcome to Eastern Virginia Eye Associates, PC
Your Optometrist in Chesapeake, Virginia

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Call us at 757-436-3937 today.

Welcome to Eastern Virginia Eye Associates, PC in Chesapeake. Dr. Shane Swatts and the Eastern Virginia Eye Associates, PC team strive to provide the best in optometry services. We invite you to browse our website to learn more about our optometry services and join our patient family by scheduling an eye exam appointment at our Chesapeake office.

Eastern Virginia Eye Associates, PC is a full service eye and vision care provider, accepting both eye emergencies as well as scheduled appointments. Patients throughout the Chesapeake area come to Eastern Virginia Eye Associates, PC because they know they will receive the personal attention and professional care that is our foundation. Dr. Swatts and our team are dedicated to keeping our patients comfortable and well-informed at all times. At Eastern Virginia Eye Associates, PC, we will explain every exam and procedure and answer all of our patients' questions. Additionally, at Eastern Virginia Eye Associates, PC, 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 Dr. Swatts and the Eastern Virginia Eye Associates, PC staff the eye and vision care providers of choice in the Chesapeake area. Our Chesapeake optometrist offers the following services: complete eye exams, contact lenses, glasses, glaucoma testing, and pre- and post-operative care. For a complete list of services, visit our services page or call our Chesapeake office at 757-436-3937.

At Eastern Virginia Eye Associates, PC, we are dedicated to providing high-quality optometry services in a comfortable environment.Call us at 757-436-3937 or schedule an appointment today online.

1108 Cedar Road
Chesapeake, Virginia 23322

Meet Our Doctors

Learn Who We Are

  • Dr.
    Shane Swatts

    Dr. Shane Swatts grew up in Princeton, WV and studied Pharmacology and Toxicology at West Virginia University prior to receiving his doctorate degree from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry at Salus University. He is an active member of the American Optometric Association, the Virginia Optometric Association, the Tidewater Optometric Society, The Orthokeratology Academy of America and the Ocular Nutrition Society.

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  • Dr.
    Leah Ramos
    Pediatric Optometrist

    Dr. Ramos established Eastern Virginia Eye Associates in 2003. With military roots, she was raised in the Hampton Roads area, graduated from Norfolk Academy, received her bachelor's degree from the University of Virginia and then her doctorate degree from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry/Salus University in Philadelphia, PA.  She is married to Dr. Shane Swatts and they reside in Chesapeake with their two daughters.

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  • Dr.
    Courtney Kness

    Dr. Courtney Kness grew up on a farm in south-central Nebraska. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Biotechnology from the University of Nebraska – Omaha. She pursued her doctorate in Chicago, Illinois where she graduated from the Illinois College of Optometry in 2010. Since graduation, Dr. Kness has practiced around the greater San Diego area and in small town, rural Nebraska.

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  • Dr.
    Amber Teten
    Pediatric Optometrist

    Dr. Amber Teten was born and raised in rural, Northwest Kansas. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry with honors from the University of Nebraska at Kearney. Dr. Teten received her Doctorate degree in Optometry from Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, Tennessee, in 2015. Dr. Teten joins our practice with several years of experience working in a primary care, pediatric and vision therapy practice in Virginia Beach. 

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  • Dr.
    Osvaldo Diaz

    Dr. Osvaldo Diaz is a licensed therapeutic optometrist.  He graduated with honors from Florida Atlantic University in 2009 with a bachelor of science degree in biology.  He then attended Nova Southeastern University College of Optometry where he was awarded the Optometric Chancellor's Scholarship and named to the President's List.  In 2013, he earned his doctorate in optometry as well as a second bachelor's degree in vision science. He is currently a member of the Tidewater Optometric Society, Virginia Optometric Association, and American Optometric Association.

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Hours of Operation

Our Regular Schedule

Chesapeake Office


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8:00 am-12:00 pm




Reviews From Our Satisfied Patients

  • "Never had better service and has always fit me in for a problem. Best place ever from reception to eye glasses! Make your yearly exam here!"
    Colleen Gallagher Duncan
  • "Exceptional service and attention to details. They figured out an error by someone else and corrected it for me. They went out of there way to take care of me. I can't say enough good things about their quality of service."
    Mike Kreiner
  • "I had an eye check-up at Eastern Virginia Eye Associates yesterday. I LOVE it there! They are very pleasant and thorough and their equipments are advanced. I'm happy with the fees as well. In fact, it's cost competitive. Considering the quality of care, it's so worth it. I rarely write reviews but I have to share this... I've already told my relatives and friends about them. They are the best!"
    Carmen Gorospe
  • "This place was recommended to me by a coworker and let me just say it was amazing! They send you the paperwork beforehand so you don’t have to fill any out in office. Also they are very polite and make you feel welcomed! I arrived 20 minutes before my appointment time and was taken back within 5 minutes. The whole exam was done 10 minutes after my initial appointment time. 10/10 would recommend to anyone!"
    Tori Loefke
  • "I have been going to this eye care facility since 2013. I have always had a great experience. Everyone is pleasant and knowledgeable in their skill. They have state-of-the-arts equipment. In addition, they are very informative. Try them and you will see!"
    Michelle Daniels

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