About Us

Established in 2011, Premier Eye Care of Eastern Idaho is committed to providing the best possible eye care for patients in Eastern Idaho and the surrounding areas. Our new clinic opened in 2017 and was designed to provide an enjoyable and efficient experience from start to finish with the most advanced equipment and services available.

We are the only ophthalmology practice in the region to have fellowshipped trained specialists in cornea, glaucoma, and retina. It is our privilege to work closely with referring eye doctors and primary care doctors to diagnose and treat ocular disease. Whether it’s routine cataract surgery or an emergent retinal detachment repair, severe dry eyes or a new glaucoma diagnosis, our friendly staff and physicians are eager to answer your questions and guide you to optimal eye health and vision.

Dr. Hooton is board-certified in ophthalmology and fellowship-trained in cornea, external diseases, and refractive surgery. He specializes in corneal transplants, dry eyes, and complex cataract surgery.

Dr. Thompson is board-certified in ophthalmology and fellowship-trained in the treatment of vitreoretinal disease. He specializes in the treatment of macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, and retinal detachments.

Dr. Traynor is board-certified in ophthalmology and fellowship-trained in glaucoma. He specializes in complex cataract surgery and in the medical and surgical care of glaucoma.

The staff members at Premier Eye Care provide excellent patient care. They are compassionate and caring and well instructed in ophthalmic knowledge.

Contact Us

Monday- Thursday 8:00 am- 5:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 3:00 pm

Idaho Falls Office

2100 Providence Way
Idaho Falls
Idaho 83404


Pocatello Office

1777 E Clark St
#310 Pocatello
Idaho 83201


Rexburg Office

23 Sawtelle Ave.
St #102 Rexburg
ID 83440

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