Lake Forest optometrist: The Village Optical Shop serves Lake Forest, Libertyville and Highland Park offering eyewear, designer frames, lenses and contacts through experienced Lake Forest opticians and a staff optometrist Dr. Hillary Morrow.

The Village Optical Shop maintains a reputation for high quality, professional, personal service. The years of experience provide expert opinions in frame selection, correct fit, appearance, and comfort. We continue with adjustments whenever needed and arise at the challenge of repairing almost any breakage.

We enjoy having children of all ages. The dispensary has a friendly, relaxed atmosphere and welcomes prescriptions from your provider. We are very pleased, for your convenience, to now have Dr. Hillary Morrow, optometrist for your whole family. We are proud to be a member of the Lake Forest/Lake Bluff Chamber of Commerce.

We offer:

Prescription Eyewear

  • Polycarbonate lenses (impact resistant)
  • Transition lenses (darken in the sun)
  • Progressive lenses (no-line bifocal for computer use)
  • Anti-reflective lenses (reduces glare)
  • Hi-index lenses (thinner lens for high Rx)
  • Polarized lenses (UV protection/glare reduction)
  • Safety lenses
  • Sports lenses
  • Specialty tints

Designer Frames:
Burberry • Coach • Guess • Banana Republic • Ralph Lauren • Jones, NY • Lacoste • Vera Wang

Our selection also includes:
Sports frames • Childrens’ frames • Sunglasses (with or w/o prescription) Spring hinges • Metals • Safety frames



Optometrist for the whole family, Hillary C. Morrow, O. D., comes to us from Logansport, Indiana where she was born and raised. Dr. Morrow attended Indiana University for her Bachelor’s degree in Optometry and further pursued her education at the Indiana University School of Optometry to receive her Doctorate degree. Dr. Morrow is certified by the national board and licensed to practice in our office for your convenience. She is a member of the American Optometric Association and the Illinois Optometric Association. Dr. Morrow takes pride in providing quality service to all of her patients and assures your vision is the first priority in her office. She values her patients' vision and addresses their personal visual demands while working with the opticians (George and Bud) to ensure your glasses provide you with the best visual experience obtainable.



Services provided:

Comprehensive eye examinations including dilation
with ocular health assessment for the following disorders:

  • Glaucoma
  • Cataract
  • Diabetes
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eye Syndrome

Contact lens fitting and evaluations including follow-ups

  • Soft disposable contact lenses:
    daily, 2-week, extended wear (all major brands)
  • Rigid, gas permeable
  • Toric lenses for astigmatism
  • Bifocal
  • Monovision
  • Colored lenses

Examination hours available:

Wednesday and Friday 9:00am-5pm

Dr. Morrow can be reached at (847) 295-6522.

Emergency exams:

  • Licensed to prescribe medication for infections and allergies
  • Contact lens related eye problems

Early morning, lunch hour, and evening appointments available by request