McPherson Eye Care, LLP started in 1989 by Tammy Odle Goering, OD and her cousin, Jan Turnbull Hageman, OD joined her in May 1995. McPherson Eye Care moved to the current location in September 1995.

McPherson Eye Care is located at 1323 East First in Sunbird Estates Professional Park. We are just east of the intersection of First and Maxwell which is near The Cedars and McPherson High School.

We have convenient front door parking along with two examination rooms that allow for patients to remain in their wheelchairs for examinations. Evening hours along with Saturday appointments are available.


Dr. Goering was raised on a farm between Stockton and Phillipsburg and is a graduate of Kansas State University. She received her Doctor of Optometry degree from the University of Houston College of Optometry in 1989. Dr. Goering established her family eye care practice in McPherson in the fall of 1989.
She is a member of the American Optometric Association, the Kansas Optometric Association, served as past president of the Eye Care Council, and is serving as treasurer of the South Central Optometric Zone. She was honored to be selected “Kansas Young Optometrist of the Year” in 1997. In 2013, Dr. Goering earned her Diplomate status from the American Board of Optometry. Dr. Goering has also served on the McPherson Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, The Cedars Board of Directors, and was Board Chairman of the McPherson Healthcare Foundation.
Dr. Goering and her husband Greg, a McPherson native, enjoy living on and operating the family farm including cattle and crop production. They have two children: Trenton and his wife Danielle and a daughter Taylor.

Dr. Hageman grew up in Stockton Kansas and graduated from Kansas State University in 1983.  She received her Doctor of Optometry Degree from the University of Houston College of Optometry in 1987.  She practiced in Wichita for eight years before joining Dr. Goering and forming McPherson Eye Care in 1995.

Dr. Hageman is a member of the Kansas Optometric Association, the American Optometric Association, and received her Diplomate status with the American Board of Optometry in 2013.


McPherson Eye Care’s outstanding staff is led by Marlene Vickrey who is a Certified Para Optometric Technician and an American Board Certified Optician. Marlene began her career in the optometric field in 1982 and joined McPherson Eye Care in 1997.

Our staff is specially trained to handle your eyecare needs and continues to receive additional training each year at educational meetings and training seminars. Each staff member strives to make your visit to McPherson Eye Care enjoyable as well as providing top quality service.