Dr. Jennifer Wilson, a native of central Illinois, attended Lowpoint-Washburn grade school and Metamora Township High School. After graduation she pursued her interest in the field of optometry and was employed by Dr. J. Allen Potter in East Peoria as an optician and technician, while attending Illinois Central College earning an associates degree. She then went on to earn a bachelors in Biological Sciences from Eastern Illinois University. Dr. Jennifer completed her optometry education at Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago in 2012, earning clinical honors during her first clinic rotation.
Dr. Jennifer joined Vision Care Center part time in 2022 practicing in the Washington office. She is licensed to perform primary care optometry, including the treatment and management of ocular diseases such as glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy and macular degeneration. She enjoys seeing patients of all ages, with special interests in dry eye treatment, myopia management and contact lenses.
She is a member of the American Optometric Association and Illinois Optometric Association.
When not at Vision Care Center, Dr. Jennifer takes joy in attending church, reading the Holy Bible and learning how awesome Jesus the Messiah is! She loves spending time with her family, homeschooling her sweet daughter and gardening.