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Dr. Joshua Conner

Dr. Joshua Conner joined Family Eyecare Center in December of 2016 as a residency trained optometrist. Originally from Grand Island, he received his Doctorate of Optometry from Indiana University School of Optometry, located in Bloomington, IN. He attended Doane University for his undergraduate degree in Biology and Chemistry where he also ran track.

Dr. Conner completed a 13-month, post-doctoral training in ocular disease with Bennett & Bloom Eye Centers in Louisville, KY; where he became extremely proficient in the management of dry eye, glaucoma, diabetes, and many other ocular conditions.  While completing his degree at Indiana University School of Optometry, Dr. Conner completed externships in both the United States and Mexico.  He is proficient in performing eye exams in Spanish.  During his external rotations, he received additional training in the areas of primary care and ocular disease at Affut Air Force Base in San Antonio, TX and Clinica Optometrica in Guanajuato, Mexico. Joshua is a member of the Grand Island Lions Club, the American Optometric Association and Nebraska Optometric Association.

Dr. Conner and his wife Dr. Lynda Conner have two children, Kennedy and Jackson. After the birth of their second child in 2014, they decided to move back to Nebraska. He and Lynda attend Third City Christian Church. In his spare time, Dr. Conner enjoys landscaping and spending time with friends and family.

Dr. Mark Stines

Dr. Mark Stines received his doctorate degree from Southern College of Optometry in 1980 after completing his undergraduate studies at the University of Nebraska at Kearney. He is a graduate of Northwest...

Dr. Stephanie Grabowski

Dr. Stephanie Grabowski was raised in Malcolm and graduated magna cum laude from the University of Houston, College of Optometry in 2011 with a Doctorate in Optometry. During this time she completed externships at Northeastern...

Dr. Lynda Conner

Dr. Lynda Conner grew up in South Bend, Indiana, approximately 90 miles east of Chicago. She attended Purdue University where she graduated with honors in 2003 with a Bachelor of Science in Biology. From there she went...

Dr. Chad Hudnall

Dr. Chad Hudnall is a 1997 graduate of Grand Island Northwest High School and a 2001 graduate of Doane College, where he received a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and was a two year Academic All-American in football...