The People In Front of the Lenses.



Doctor of Optometry

Dr. Dana M. Nolan is a family optometrist who provides exceptional eye care for patients of all ages. A Jacksonville native, Dana received her undergraduate degrees in Biology and Art from the University of South Florida, and her Doctorate in Optometry degree from Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, TN. She then returned home to practice optometry in 1998. Dr. Nolan opened Vue Optical in Historic Avondale in October 2008. Dr. Nolan created an intentionally intimate and specialized practice, to provide individualized quality care. Her concierge-like approach allows the time it takes to answer all questions, educate patients, and provide quality personalized solutions. She is known for her compassion and attentiveness to patients, which helps to set her apart from others. Vue is warm, welcoming, and authentic - just like she is!


Certified Optician

Born and bred in Jacksonville, Amanda holds a Certification in Opticianry and is equal part Ray of Sunshine and Optical Ray. In short, she’s the most charming and creative scientist you’ll ever meet as she uses intellect and instinct to discover what, exactly, will look best on that face of yours – or of someone you love. Finding ‘the perfect fit’ for her customers makes Amanda exceedingly happy. And she’s done just that since 2009. It’s Amanda to thank for our beautifully curated frame selection. Her in-depth knowledge of our products will leave you confident in her opinion and advice.

Rave Reviews

My scheduled appt. was to register for a clinical contact lens trial (my first time participating). Dr. Nolan was very gracious to incorporate my regular exam into the appt. time, and I look forward to using her for my eye care needs after the trial is completed.

Jeff L.

It’s the best [experience] I have ever had since I have been wearing glasses. Which has been at least 18 years.

Nathan L.

I had an excellent experience with everyone in the office, and Dr. Nolan explained everything I needed to know.

Lisa A.

Very happy I found VUE Optical and already recommended [them] to a friend.

Andrew N.

Love all of you guys! So happy to have such a great team looking out for my vision (and helping me look good!)

Theresa H.

As always, you ladies ROCK!!

Jenny W.

Dr. Nolan & [her] staff were very friendly, personable & professional. Beautiful facility with state of the art technology & great selection. We will definitely be back.

Michelle K.

The best optometrist I have ever been to. Dr. Nolan provides excellent state of the art care with an excellent bedside manner.

David S.

Dr. Nolan and her staff have always displayed professionalism and genuine care of her patients. My family and I are grateful to have her as our provider.

Judy S.

Very professional staff. Knowledgeable and explain everything. So glad my family has chosen Vue Optical to take care of all our eye care needs!

Kimberly S. 

I’m very thankful for Dr. Nolan and her staff. After two different occasions of having an injury to my eye, they made time for me to be seen and gave me the medication that I needed to heal faster. I truly appreciate their understanding and caring!

Angela F.

Dr. Nolan and [her] team offer exceptional service, always. Whether you’re coming in for something small, booking an appointment, getting an eye exam, or ordering glasses. Truly sincere, top-notch service with top of the line equipment.

Laura M.

Every single person is so thorough, professional, and kind at Dr. Nolan’s office.

Stephanie L.

Excellent service. Great doctor! The quality of your glasses are exceptional and I would buy no where else.

Karen H.

I love the staff and the office is beautiful. Customer service excels over the rest. Vue rocks!!

Norma E.

Always professional, yet always kind, caring, and personable.

John H.

Excellent place. Great employees! Thank you, Dr. Nolan, for being such a great doctor!

Vilma S.

Very happy with all aspects of the process. Treated with courtesy and respect.

Sandra P.

Dr. Dana is a well-mannered person that is easy to understand and from the time I spent with her, it was a pleasure being in her company. I highly recommend her for all your ophthalmologist needs.

James B.

Dr. Nolan and her staff are the best!

Thomas P.