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Meet our optometric teams in La Crosse and Tomah, Wisconsin. We offer a full range of eye health services to clients of all ages - all with personalized attention and a smile. In our eye care office, every patient is treated warmly. Individualized attention is the foundation of our care, to ensure that your eyes remain healthy. We're dedicated to optimizing your vision!

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Meet Our Optometrists


Richard L. Foss OD

In practice since 1974, Dr. Foss excels in providing superior eye and vision care to the Coulee Region. Dr. Foss was named “Optometrist of the Year” in Wisconsin in 2005 by the Wisconsin Optometric Association and American Optometric Association. This award is presented to only one outstanding doctor each year. The award recognizes the doctor’s exceptional service to optometry, dedication to the visual welfare of the public and service to the community. Attending primary and secondary school in Wisconsin Dells, he then attended the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse for three years between 1964 and 1967. In 1968 and ’69, he...


Ann M. Wonderling OD, FCOVD

Dr. Ann Wonderling served as the president of the Wisconsin Optometric Association (WOA) for the 2019 term. The Wisconsin Optometric Association is a non-profit affiliation of licensed optometrists and related businesses. The vision of the WOA is to be the recognized authority on vision and eye healthcare in Wisconsin while serving as the primary advocate for the profession of optometry throughout the state. She has held various positions on the WOA Board since 2004. Since January of 2014, Dr. Wonderling has been a Diplomate of the American Board of Optometry. By attaining American Board of Optometry Board Certification and enrolling...


Jessica C. Puls OD

Dr. Puls became a permanent member of Family Vision Center in July of 2014. She is passionate about the opportunity to provide excellent, comprehensive eye care in the area. Dr. Puls completed her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology at the University of Central Missouri, summa cum laude, and graduated with honors on the Dean’s List from the University of Missouri-St. Louis College of Optometry. She intends to employ her educational and work experience in optometry and to utilize her professional skills while providing greater patient care. She plans on emphasizing in ocular disease and pediatric optometry. Dr. Puls completed externships at...


Dustin A. Cherney OD

Dr. Cherney is a long time resident of the La Crosse area. Before optometry, Dr. Cherney worked as a registered nurse in private practice. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing from Viterbo University in 2008 and Doctorate of Optometry from The Ohio State University College of Optometry in 2015. Dr. Cherney is a member of the American Optometric Association and the AOA’s Contact Lens and Cornea section. Dr. Cherney joined Family Vision Center in 2016.  Dr. Cherney and his wife Mary are raising two wonderful boys.  Dr. Cherney is a strong advocate for fitness and personal health. ...


Alexandra M. Literski OD

Dr. Literski joined Family Vision Center in August of 2019. Dr. Literski is a native resident of Trempealeau county having completed high school in Arcadia, WI in 2010 before obtaining a bachelor of science degree with high honors at Winona State University of MN by 2014. Her doctoral degree in optometry was achieved in 2018 through the Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago, IL, where she gradated Magna Cumlada and as a member of the BSK optometric honors society. She then continued to improve her skill set by completing a residency in ocular disease with Associated Eye Care in Stillwater,...


Family Vision Center

Family Vision Center provides innovative eye care services to patients from in and around La Crosse. We offer comprehensive eye health assessments, ocular disease diagnosis and treatment, contact lens evaluation and fitting, and prescriptions.

The team at Family Vision Center aims to provide the best possible solution for the patient's eye health and vision needs. By utilizing the latest technologies and evidence-based treatments, we can ensure that each patient maintains optimal eye health.

We welcome new patients and accept most major forms of insurance.