Our Staff

Marci is Family Eye Care’s full time optician. She’s worked with Dr. Hickman for 18 years and her duties include helping patients choose the best frames and lenses for their lifestyle, as well as assisting with contact lens fittings and education.


Marci takes great satisfaction in helping her patients choose that just right frame as well as helping first time contact lens wearers feel comfortable with their new contacts.

She and her husband Shane have 2 boys.


Amy has worked part time at Family Eye Care for 25 years. She’s responsible for all the insurance and assists patients with appointments scheduling, payments, and billing.


Amy and her husband Gerald have 2 kids and 3 grandchildren. They live in Orange City and enjoy boating, riding motorcycle, and spending time with family and friends.


Jessica started at Family Eye Care in August 2016 handling the accounting side of the business.


Jessica, her husband Eric, and their 2 boys live on a farm outside of Orange City and love spending time outside.


Erica started as Patient Coordinator at Family Eye Care in October 2020. She assists with appointments, scheduling, and payments. 

Erica, her husband Beau, and her daughter Oaklee love being back in their hometown near family and friends.

Our Practice


Family Eye Care has been a fixture in Orange City for nearly 30 years. Family Eye Care strives to provide the best service and value for our patients.


We have glasses and contact lenses to fit any budget, including special package pricing. We invite you to stop and visit our eyewear showroom to find that perfect pair of glasses.


Dr. Hickman enjoys helping his patients see better whether that means new eyeglasses or contact lenses. He also can diagnose and treat eye diseases.


Our Doctor


Dr. Tim Hickman

Dr. Hickman is a native of Northwest Iowa and graduated from Illinois College of Optometry in 1985. He’s a member of the Iowa Optometric Association, the American Optometric Association, and Heart of America Contact Lens Society.


He has a special interest in contact lenses, ocular disease diagnosis, as well as diagnosis and treatment of children’s vision. 


Dr. Hickman has been married for 35 years and has 3 boys - Sam, Max, and Monte - and in his free time, enjoys hunting, fishing, and traveling.