Christopher Lear, OD

Dr. LearDr. Lear practices primary care optometry and specializes in school-age children and contact lens fittings. Learn more below.

Dr. Lear is a native of Rock Island and was a patient himself at Rock Island Optometric Center since he was a child. He joined Rock Island Optometric Center in 1990 after completing his Doctor of Optometry degree at Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago.

He completed his undergraduate studies at Augustana College in Rock Island where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree and also a Bachelor of Science degree in Visual Science. His goal is to provide quality eye health and visual care that acknowledges each individual's unique visual demands.

He lives in Bettendorf Iowa with his wife Lyn and their two children.


  • Illinois Optometric Association
  • American Optometric Association

Patient Testimonials

Dr. Lear is very personable and his staff are very nice and helpful.  As new patients, they got both my husband and I in for examinations in a reasonable time. - Kim K.

Great staff!  Dr. Lear is awesome.  Been a patient for many years! - William R.