Michelle Schulz-Turlais

Eye Doctor
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Drs. Turlais and Perona and associates have been serving the Racine, Wisconsin community with vision care for 20+ years. We are committed to providing the best eye care experience for every single patient and answering your questions while explain...
Drs. Turlais and Perona and associates have been serving the Racine, Wisconsin community with vision care for 20+ years. We are committed to providing the best eye care experience for every single patient and answering your questions while explaining our findings using patient friendly terminology. At LensCrafters, we are excited for the opportunity to provide you and your family with outstanding care for your eye health and the best vision care solutions for your individual needs.
Services
  • Contact Lens Examination
  • Contact Lens Fittings
  • Online Scheduling
  • Same Day Exams
  • Walk-in Exams
  • Pediatrics
  • Digital Retinal Imaging
  • Medical Eye Exams
  • Computer Vision
Exam Fees
  • Eye Exam Starting Fee $59.00
  • Contact Lens Starting Fee $109.0
  • Dilation Fee $15.00
Payment Types
  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • Discover
  • American Express
  • Cash
  • Check
Location
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Michelle Schulz-Turlais
5778 Durand Ave
Racine, Wisconsin 53406
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Hours

Day of the WeekHours
Mon10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tue10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wed10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thu10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Fri10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Sat10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sun11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Hours

Day of the WeekHours
Monday10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
About Us
Michelle Schulz-Turlais is the local eye doctor to see for all of your eye care needs in Racine, WI. As your local Racine optometrist, Michelle Schulz-Turlais can help diagnose, treat, and detect subtle changes in your eyes year over year. Come visit our offices at 5778 Durand Ave Racine, WI 53406 and let us help you see and look your best. Our doctors are here to provide the professional eye care near you, to guarantee you have the clearest vision. Call today to schedule an appointment for your annual eye exam.
Michelle Schulz-Turlais
Troubleshooting Difficult Eyeglass Prescriptions and Primary Comprehensive Eyecare Wisconsin born and raised. Die-hard Packer fan. Married with two children.
Languages Spoken
  • English
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Alexandra Brandt
An eye doctor devoted to your overall health and the confidence that we’ll strive to answer your questions in simple terms; that’s the recipe for a perfect visit with your optometrist. That is our goal with every patient, every day.
Education
  • Illinois College of Optometry
  • UW - Madison
Languages Spoken
  • English
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Ashley Plotkin
Fluent in Russian Dr. Plotkin has actively participated in local and international OneSight missions to provide free eye examinations and eye wear to uninsured children and adults, and to the underprivileged in Mexico and India. Dr. Plotkin enjoys travelling and spending time with her family and friends.
Education
  • Dr. Ashley Plotkin received her Doctor of Optometry degree in 1998 from the State University of New York, College of Optometry.She continued her optometric training in the New York area from 1998-2006
Languages Spoken
  • English
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Associate Optometrist
Your vision changes over time. Your annual exam helps us track these changes and make sure you are getting the vision care you need.
Languages Spoken
  • English
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Frequently Asked Questions
When should I see an optometrist?
When should I see an optometrist?
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You should see an optometrist once a year whether or not you believe you need vision correction. An annual eye exam can detect not only eye diseases but also other diseases like diabetes and high blood pressure. Schedule your eye exam today.
What should I bring to my eye exam?
What should I bring to my eye exam?
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You should bring your vision insurance and medical insurance information to your eye exam. If you currently wear any prescription lenses, bring your eyeglasses, sunglasses, and contact lenses. You should also bring any and all questions you may have. Contact your optometrist if you have specific questions about any additional items you think you may need to bring to your eye exam.
How do I know if my child needs glasses?
How do I know if my child needs glasses?
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Taking your child to an optometrist for an eye exam is the best way to learn if your child needs glasses. Many children who need glasses aren’t aware that they do. Signs of vision problems in children include sitting too close to the television, squinting, sensitivity to light, difficulty with eye-hand coordination, and avoiding visual activities like reading and drawing. To see if your child needs glasses, schedule your child’s eye exam today.
How does my vision change with age?
How does my vision change with age?
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Changes in vision that occur with age include reduced pupil size, dry eyes, loss of peripheral vision, decreased color vision, and vitreous detachment. The most common vision problem that comes with age is presbyopia, which is the normal and unavoidable age-related loss of focusing ability. Different types of lenses can provide help for presbyopia. The risk of developing cataracts, glaucoma, and diabetic retinopathy increases with age too. Your optometrist will discuss any age-related vision problems you’re experiencing at your next annual eye exam.
Who can wear contact lenses?
Who can wear contact lenses?
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Nearly anyone who needs vision correction can wear contact lenses. Contact lenses can provide vision correction for people with nearsightedness, farsightedness, astigmatism, or a combination of these issues. Finding the perfect lens for you is sometimes a process of trial and error. All of the lens parameters can be finalized only after you’ve worn the successful combination. Schedule an eye exam to talk with your optometrist about whether contact lenses would be a good vision correction option for you.
What conditions can an optometrist treat?
What conditions can an optometrist treat?
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An optometrist can treat vision problems like myopia (nearsightedness), hyperopia (farsightedness), and astigmatism. An optometrist also often treats common eye problems like dry eye syndrome and eye infections. An optometrist can also treat chronic eye diseases such as glaucoma. Optometrists are trained to detect and diagnose all eye problems and eye diseases. Schedule an eye exam today if you are experiencing any problems with your eyes or your vision.
What is involved in an eye exam?
What is involved in an eye exam?
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An eye exam involves a series of simple but comprehensive tests that allow your optometrist to assess your vision and your eye health. Your optometrist will discuss the results of your eye exam with you and determine the right prescription to help you to see your best.
Why should I get an eye exam?
Why should I get an eye exam?
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An annual eye exam involves more than just updating your glasses or contact prescription. A comprehensive eye exam can also detect eye health issues as well as general health problems. Conditions such as diabetes and high blood pressure can be detected in early stages through an eye exam, and this can result in early treatment. Schedule your annual eye exam today.
What is a refraction test?
What is a refraction test?
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Your optometrist uses a refraction test to determine your exact eyeglasses prescription. Through showing you a series of lens choices through a device called a phoropter, your optometrist determines the amount of nearsightedness, farsightedness, and/or astigmatism that you have and the lenses needed to correct these vision problems.
How does an optometrist test my eyes?
How does an optometrist test my eyes?
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An optometrist uses several tests and tools to evaluate your eye health and your vision. Your eye exam usually will include a glaucoma test, a retinal screening, a visual field screening, an extraocular muscle test, and a refraction test. The results of these screenings and tests help your optometrist evaluate your vision and overall eye health.
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USE YOUR BENEFITS BEFORE THE END OF THE YEAR.

Your vision benefits may be expiring at the end of the year*. Right now is the perfect time to see your eye doctor and use your vision insurance. Your plan may cover eye exams, glasses, prescription sunglasses and contact lenses, so in turn you may pay little or nothing out-of-pocket. Our trusted optometrists will provide a comprehensive eye exam with the latest technology, to keep your eyes healthy year after year. Don’t forget about your Health Savings Account (HSA) or Flexible Spending Account (FSA) dollars, so you can save even more at the end of the day. Don’t wait to schedule your eye exam and take advantage of your vision benefits today! *Insurance plans may vary. Consult your benefits for more details.