Dr. Kate Gettinger, Optometrist in St. Louis

Dr. Kate Gettinger is committed to Eye Roc’s mission of providing fantastic eye care — after all, we believe that good eye health is the first step towards making the most of our never-boring frames! When you visit Dr. Gettinger at Eye Roc, you’ll get more than just great conversation with your doctor, although you’ll get that too; you’re going to receive a thorough eye exam without needing to worry about sacrificing your comfort.

Experienced Eye Doctor in St. Louis

Dr. Gettinger completed her undergraduate degree at Truman State University, and her Doctor of Optometry from the University of Missouri – St. Louis College of Optometry. But that wasn’t enough for her: she also earned her master’s degree in public health from Washington University in St. Louis.

Today, Dr. Gettinger is Eye Roc’s rock, the foundation of an outstanding optical experience. And when not serving patients as an eye doctor here, she also serves people at the St. Louis Society for the Blind and Visually Impaired.

Eye Doc in St. Louis

Credentials

Services & Specialties

  • Comprehensive eye exams
  • Contact lens exams and fittings
  • Ultraprecise vision prescriptions
  • Low-vision treatment
  • Ocular disease management
  • Geriatric eye care

Achievements & Memberships

  • William Feinbloom Low Vision Award winner
  • Pulbright U.S. Student award finalist
  • Dean’s List with Honors at the University of Missouri – St. Louis College of Optometry
  • MOF Jackson Memorial Scholarship
  • Association of Schools and Colleges of Optometry Scholarship
  • Lynn and Peg Griswold – MTM Scholarship

Achievements & Memberships

  • William Feinbloom Low Vision Award winner
  • Fulbright U.S. Student award finalist
  • Dean’s List with Honors at the University of Missouri – St. Louis College of Optometry
  • MOF Jackson Memorial Scholarship
  • Association of Schools and Colleges of Optometry Scholarship
  • Lynn and Peg Griswold – MTM Scholarship
Dr. Kate Gettinger

Get to Know
Dr. Kate Gettinger

One of Dr. Gettinger’s favorite parts of her work is connecting with her patients and creating treatment plans with their input! She’s active in passionately advocating for policy changes to address the disparities and inequalities in ocular health care. Having lived abroad, Dr. Gettinger also enjoys working with patients who speak English as a second language and learning about their cultures.

Dr Kate Clinic
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Charlan W.

I had the best experience shopping with Eye Roc Eyewear! The customer service was second to none and I truly felt as though my experience was tailored directly to me. The owner and his team are simply amazing. Thank you guys for providing me with such a stellar experience and can’t wait to do more shopping in the future.

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Kendra M.

I love Eyeroc’s eyewear and customer service!!! They get it right EVERY time! Jason, Becky and Dr. Kate recently resolved a repeated issue I experienced with a prescription from another optometrist. They are always professional, customer centric, accurate and efficient! I can see clearly now, the rain is gone…LOL 😎 Thanks Eye Roc…you ROCK!
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Louise D.

Awesome experience with shopping and eye exam. All the staff was helpful, knowledgeable and generous with their time and perspectives on the range of frames. I will definitely return to get sun glasses for my new prescription. AND the super bonus is this is a locally owned business!

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