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Our Optometrists, Dr. Wes Johnson, Dr. Jill Dorsey, Dr. Adam Recknagel, Dr. Jill Dorsey, Dr. John Metzger, and Dr. Teresa Larcom are trained in the most up to date advancements in eye care, committed to providing the highest quality treatment for each of our patients.

At Professional Eyecare, we want to be your partners in eye care and therefore strive to make each visit comfortable, effective and informative. We take the time to learn about your eye health history and listen to your concerns in order to provide you with the most thorough and holistic treatment plan possible. Your eye doctor should be someone you trust to have the knowledge, experience and professionalism to treat your eyes with comprehensive, expert eye care.

Read on to learn more about our optometrists.


Jantz Chappel


Dr. Wes Johnson

Dr. Wes Johnson grew up in Superior, Nebraska.  He completed undergraduate studies at the University of Nebraska in Lincoln and then attended the Indiana University School of Optometry in Bloomington, earning his Doctor of Optometry degree in 1989.  Dr. Johnson provides full scope care including glaucoma treatment, diabetic eye care, macular degeneration care and specialty contact lens services.

His expertise can be found at both our Zona Rosa and Fountains offices.  Call today to schedule your appointment!



Dr. Jill Dorsey

Dr. Jill Dorsey is from the Kansas City area and is a 2015 graduate of Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, TN. She also received her Bachelor of Science in Organismal Biology with honors from the University of Kansas in 2011. She performs primary care optometry as well as ocular disease management and contact lens services. Dr. Dorsey is a member of the American Optometric Association and the Kansas Optometric Association. She has an interest in service and has participated in three separate optometric mission trips to Central America.

Call now to schedule your appointment with Dr. Jill Dorsey. She is currently working out of both our Fountains office in Overland Park and our Zona Rosa location in Kansas City, MO.


Dr. John Metzger

After three years of teaching high school science and biology, Dr. Metzger went back to school and graduated from the University of Houston College of Optometry.  He established his first practice in Hiawatha, Kansas beginning in 1977.  In 2005 Dr. John and his wife Jean followed their children and grandchildren to Overland Park, KS.  Dr. John is "The Sunday Guy" at Professional Eyecare.


  • American Optometric Association
  • Brain Injury Association of Kansas City
  • College of Optometrists in Vision development
  • Kansas Optometric Association
  • Neuro-Optometric Rehabilition Association
  • Optometric Extension Program Foundation                                                                                  

Dr. Teresa Larcom


Dr. Jantz Chappel

Dr. Jantz Chappel grew up in Garden City, KS and still has family living there. He is a 2019 graduate of the University of Missouri-St. Louis College of Optometry. While in school,

Dr. Chappel was an honor student, including making the Dean’s List at UMSL. Dr. Chappel is seeing patients at our Zona Rosa location in Kansas City, MO and looks forward to meeting you!




We have resumed office hours with a limited schedule and will see patients by appointment. We will be limiting the number of patients in the office to ensure we are able to maintain the recommended CDC guidelines on social distancing and office sanitation.

Anyone with a fever, new cough, feeling ill, or COVID-19 exposure who has not self-quarantined for 14 days will not be allowed in our office. If you have tested positive for COVID-19 we will need evidence of 2 negative tests before allowing you into the office.

We ask that everyone be respectful of and compliant with CDC guidelines and not put anyone else needlessly at risk. Current CDC guidelines on “How to Protect Yourself & Others” can be found here, .

Anyone entering the office will be required to wear a mask.

We will do our best to accommodate anyone in need of eye care. If you would like to make an appointment, please call us at:

Overland Park, KS 913-387-4134 or 913-696-0092

Kansas City, MO 816-442-7082 or 816-741-7220