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Call 724.335.7799​


Journey through the eye

What You Need to Know 
Before Choosing a Surgeon
  • Daily Disposable Contacts

  • Contacts you can sleep in

  • Contacts for Astigmatism

  • Bifocal / Multifocal Contacts

  • RGP Contacts

  • Specialty lenses for Keratoconus

On June 1, 2015 Dr. John Shields was proud to take over the practice of Dr. R.G. Witchey Jr. Dr. Witchey provided the Alle-Kiski Valley with top notch eye care for over 30 years. Dr. Shields will continue to provide this high level of care to you and your family. His extensive medical eye disease training ensures all of your family's emergency, medical eye disease and routine vision care needs will be met. 

Retinal Imaging and OCT Scanning

State-of-the-art technology is considered to be standard of care at Allegheny Eye Associates. Utilizing high definition images of the inside of your eye and optical coherence tomography scans of the individual layers of your retinal tissue, we provide each patient with the best possible eye care. 


Dr. John M. Shields



  • Comprehensive Vision and Medical Eye Exams

  • Diabetic Dilated Eye Exams

  • Cataract Evaluations

  • Glaucoma Evaluations

  • Macular Degeneration Evaluations

  • Visual Field Testing

  • OCT Retinal Scanning

  • OCT Optic Nerve Scanning

  • Retinal Fundus Photography

  • LASIK / Refractive Surgery

2849 Leechburg Road

Lower Burrell, PA 15068


We gladly accept most medical and vision insurance plans. If you have any questions regarding your insurance benefits, please call our office and we will happily answer all of your questions. 724.335.7799