Chittick Family Eye Care is your Family Care Professional for diagnosis, treatment and management of eye diseases, injuries and disorders of the visual system.
We strive to provide each patient with excellence in vision and eye health. Our experienced eye doctors offer comprehensive vision examinations at our Savoy optometry office and specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of a wide array of eye diseases, conditions, and problems. We use advanced diagnostic technology and vision correction products and are committed to improving the quality of life of persons in the Savoy community through enhanced vision. Give yourself the gift of clear vision – schedule an appointment with your eye care provider today.
Dr. John Brothers
Optometrist Dr. Brothers received his Doctor of Optometry degree from Illinois College of Optometry in 1973. He served as an optometrist in the US Air Force with assignment at Offutt AFB- Nebraska; Hellenicon AFB-Greece and Moody AFB-Georgia before coming to Champaign as Chief of Optometry at Chanute. He has practiced in Champaign-Urbana since retiring from Chanute. Dr. Brothers joined the Chittick family in 2007 to help open their new Savoy office. He is active in the American Optometric Association, Illinois Optometric Association, Armed Forces Optometric Society and is past president of the East Central Illinois Optometry Society. He and his wife Susan live in Champaign and have 2 adult children.
Dr. Steve Leon
Dr. Steve Leon is a native of Central Illinois and grew up in Villa . Dr. Leon undertook his undergraduate studies at Western Illinois University followed by Optometric college at the Illinois College of Optometry. Dr. Leon has been in practice for over 36 years. He is extremely active in the community of Villa Grove as the past president of the Villa Grove Chamber of Commerce and Jaycees. Dr. Leon enjoys all aspects of Optometry including working with pediatric eye care, glaucoma and ocular pathology. As a car enthusiast Dr. Leon likes to spend the time he has to do restoration work and build street rods. He is currently a Lieutenant Colonel in the Illinois Air National Guard, 182nd Air Wing, Peoria, Illinois and has been serving for the past 20 years. He resides in Villa Grove, loves riding his Harley and can definitely hold his own on the golf course.
Dr. Ryan Witt
Dr. Ryan Witt is a native of Central Illinois and grew up in Rantoul. He started working with Chittick Family Eye Care during his undergraduate studies at the University of Illinois. He returned to join the doctors at Chittick after graduating from the Illinois College of Optometry in 2014. Dr. Witt enjoys all aspects of Optometry including working with difficult to fit contact lenses and diabetic eye care.
Dr. Witt works in a variety of administrative roles within the practice in addition to his patient care responsibilities. He currently serves as the President of the East Central Society and is a member of the American Optometric Association and the Illinois Optometric Association. Dr. Witt resides in Savoy and in his free time enjoys cheering on the Fighting Illini.
Dr. Erin Switzer
Dr. Erin Switzer graduated with honors from the University of Missouri-St. Louis College of Optometry in 2014. She received her undergraduate degree in Chemistry from Vincennes University in 2010. She is a member of the American Optometric Association as well as the Illinois Optometric Association. She enjoys seeing patients of all ages and providing for their optometric needs. Dr. Switzer is also currently studying Spanish to better serve her patients. Dr. Switzer lives in Marshall, IL with her husband where they enjoy running, cycling, video games, and disc golf. She and her husband love to travel and have plans to see the world!