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History of Our Office:

Looking at our new facility, at 1610 Broadway, it is hard to imagine the roots of our clinic stretching back over 70 years and 9 blocks down Broadway.

Our clinic was founded by Dr. Bob Vandesteeg in the 1940’s near our current AAAA theater.

In the early 1960’s Dr. Vandesteeg transfered the clinic to Dr. Karl Bloomquist and was joined a few years later by Dr. Roger Bakewell. They moved the practice to 6th Ave, near our current Sixth Ave Wine and Ale, and later built a stand alone clinic on 12th and Hawthorn (currently Soderholm Oral Surgery) in 1987.

Dr. John Hoven joined the practice in 1999, and in 2001 when Dr. Bloomquist and Dr. Bakewell had retired, he was joined by Dr. Jeremy Anderson and Dr. Melissa Hoven.

In May 2011, the new Eye Associates of Alexandria was opened, and in February 2012, Dr. Carie Stotesbery joined the team.

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Office Hours

Day Open Closed
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
8am 9am 8am 9am 7:30am Closed Closed
5pm 7pm 5pm 7pm 4pm


First time here and I was so satisfied. Doctor, receptionists, everyone was so so kind, prompt and knowledgeable. Definitely will stay here to receive my eye care.

Jody L.

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