VisionSource! - North America's Premier Network of Private Practice Optometrists







Doctors and Staff

All doctors have done extensive study into the mechanism of disease that affect the eye and their diagnosis and treatment. The Service is open five days a week and accepts major medical insurance and vision insurance as well as Medicare. We also provide an urgent care phone number that is accessible 24 hours a day.



Dr. Paul D Hayes

 Dr. Hayes

Dr. Hayes is the founder of the Contact Lens Institute. He has over 30 years of experience as an Optometrist. He specializes in contact lenses and ocular disease as well as contact lens research and design. He is one of the premier contact lens specialists in the Eastern United States. He has performed ground breaking research in contact lens design and has lectured throughout the United States on contact lenses, ocular disease and practice management.


Dr. Hayes has a particular interest in utilizing highly specialized contact lenses for patients with keratoconus, failed refractive surgery, corneal scarring and corneal grafts. With only a few doctors specializing in this difficult field, many patients travel extensive distances to be evaluated and treated by Dr. Hayes.


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Dr. Laura Kimble


Dr. Laura Kimble graduated from the Indiana University School of Optometry in 2003.  She also completed her undergraduate work at Indiana University.  After graduating with her doctorate degree, she joined an Ophthalmology group practice in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  Then she moved to Indianapolis, started a family, and opened her own practice.  Four years later, she moved with her family to Tucson, Arizona, where she also had her own practice on the border of Mexico.  This past year, she moved with her husband and children to Raleigh.  
They chose Raleigh to be closer to extended family and love the city as a wonderful place to raise a family.  Through these different practice opportunities across the country, Dr. Kimble has had diverse experience helping her patients with various conditions and diseases. 
In her free time, Dr. Kimble enjoys running, exercise, hiking, and spending time with her husband, 4 little boys, and baby girl.