FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (KFSM) — Thousands of kids in the area can now get the eye care they need closer to home.
Northwest Arkansas recently welcomed its first pediatric ophthalmologist, Dr. Sharon Napier.
11-year-old Logan Flanagan and his mother made the drive from Van Buren to Fayetteville to see Dr. Napier after a referral from his regular eye doctor.
Logan has an eye that’s turning he hopes to get treated.
“I didn’t know this was an option even a year ago. To know that this can actually be fixed for him and it’ll just make it easier for him to be able to focus and stuff on the words on his papers at school and stuff will be fantastic,” said Logan’s mother, Larissa Flanagan….