Your Full Service Vision Center

Our knowledgeable staff is ready to answer any questions you may have concerning your visit. From scheduling an appointment, answering questions concerning insurance, completing the exam, choosing the perfect frame or teaching you to care for your contacts lenses, our staff is focused on you.

Our vision center includes a full service optical with one of Missoula's largest selection of frames, sunglasses, and sports eyewear at fantastic prices. For those who enjoy Montana, we carry a complete line of prescription ski goggles, swim goggles, and shooting glasses including Decot sport glasses.


Our Mission

The doctors and staff of Montana Family Vision Care are committed to providing your family with quality and comprehensive vision care using the latest technology. We strive to exceed our patient's expectations with personalized and uncompromising services and products tailored to the needs of Montana families.

Our History

Dr. Hall first opened Montana Family Vision Care in 2000 inside the LensCrafters at Southgate Mall in Missoula. Although the mall location offered convenient hours for our patients, the need to offer patients cutting edge medical care and quality glasses at affordable prices made it necessary to break his ten year relationship with LensCrafters.

In 2010, Montana Family Vision Care moved to its current location on Great Northern Loop adding full service optical and state of the art diagnostic equipment.

Meet Our Staff

Holly Coppock - Optician

Holly is a native of Montana and the mother of 2 grade-school age kids. Along with husband Joe, their family enjoys hiking and camping living in Montana. Holly is a graduate of the University of Montana and is working on her ABO certification.

Shelby Field - Optometric Assistant

Shelby and her husband Mike recently welcomed their first child, a boy! Shelby will be out on family leave for a few months but plans to return in September. Along with Mike, her family enjoy camping, hiking, fishing and many of the other outdoor activities Montana has to offer. Shelby graduated from College of Technology with a degree in Medical Technology.

Lisa Folts - Insurance Specalist

Lisa has been in the medical field since 1996 and is the mother of 2 teenagers. Lisa has been an activity volunteer for Girl Scouts of America for 12 years. So if you are looking for cookies, look no further! Her family and their 2 Bernese Mountain dogs enjoy many of Montana's outdoor activities. Lisa's knowledge of insurance makes her an true asset to our patients.

Lora Hall - Office Manager

Lora has been in the optical business for 18 years and is the mother of 2 homeschooled teenage boys. Prior to that, she was a ranger for the National Park Service. Along with Dr. Hall, aka "Doc" and the boys, their family enjoys historical reenacting, muzzle loading, cowboy action shooting, 4-H, and Boy Scouts. Lora is a native of Indiana and a graduate of Saint Francis University and Purdue University but now considers herself a transplanted native of Montana.

Erika Burleigh

Erika is a Certified Professional Tutor and Testing Specialist in Dyslexia and graduate of the University of Michigan with a Master's Degree in Reading. In addition to twenty plus years of teaching experience in both public and private schools, Erika is trained in Lindamood-Bell and the Barton System, an Orton-Gillingham multisensory program to teach dyslexic children spelling and reading.

She is a member of the International Dyslexia Association, The National Reading Association and a past president of the Missoula Area Reading Council.

Meet the Doctor

MontanaFamilyVisionCare_DrThomasHallDr. Thomas Hall is an Optometrist serving Missoula, MT and surrounding communities. Dr. Hall graduated from Southern College of Optometry in 1998. While completing internships in Idaho Falls, Idaho and Lander, Wyoming, he refined his skills in primary eyecare, ocular disease treatment and children's vision.

Dr. Hall has a primary interest in medical optometry, including glaucoma, cataracts, and macular degeneration. He is known for taking the time to explain results and options to every patient.

The father of 2 boys, Dr. Hall understands the needs of Montana families for reliable and affordable vision care. Dr. Hall volunteers for Missoula County 4-H serving on the 4-H Board, Chairman of the Shooting Sports Committee, and as a Shotgun Leader. Along with his boys and wife Lora, "Doc" is a member of the Sapphire Mountainmen and spends his summers traveling to area rendezvous.

The International Association of Boards of Examiners in Optometry has certified that Thomas D, Hall, O.D. has passed the competency based examination in the Treatment and Management of Ocular Disease. The National Board of Examiners in Optometry has certified that Thomas D. Hall, O.D. has met the requirements for and has passed the complete sequence of examinations developed by the national board to assess fitness to practice optometry.