Eye Physicians of Southwest Virginia, PC

“Eye Care for the Entire Family”

Neil B. Sample, O.D.

Neil B. Sample, O.D.

About Neil B. Sample, O.D.

Neil B. Sample, O.D., a native of Honaker, Virginia, is a 2009 graduate of the University of Missouri with a Doctorate in Optometry. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Emory & Henry College in 2005.
His training in Optometry included externships at the Optometric Center of St. Louis, Missouri; University Eye Center; Scott Air Force Base; and Washington University Eye Center. He is a Fellow in the American Academy of Optometry.


Dr. Sample is licensed in Virginia and specializes in general optometry for adults and children and the treatment of ocular disease. He sees patients in both our Marion and Abingdon offices.


Outside of work, Dr. Sample is an avid runner and participates in marathons around our region. He has a special interest in hard-to-fit and medically necessary contact lenses and fits a wide variety of lenses from soft to scleral RGP (Rigid Gas Permeable) contact lenses.
Dr. Sample with a Patient
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