John Yoakum OD

John Yoakum, OD

Optometrist at eyecarecenterAccepting new patients?Yes
1300 Eastchester Dr.
High Point, NC 27265
(336) 884-3937


About Dr. John Yoakum

John Yoakum, OD graduated Magna cum laude with a BS in Bio-chemistry at North Carolina State University in 1991, and his received his optometry degree from Pennsylvania College of Optometry in 1995. He completed a residency in Cornea Disease and Contact lenses at the Eye institute in 1996 and has been in private practice in Greensboro NC since then.

Dr. Yoakum is a 29-year member of the AOA Contact lens section, has lectured nationally and authored a number of articles on contact lenses. He has been a clinical researcher for the contact lens industry, most recently having been involved in several silicone-hydrogel studies. He is a member of Life Community Church, is previous Scout Master of Troop 68, enjoys Backpacking, the Great Outdoors, Bible study, and lives in Jamestown NC.

Hours of Operation:

Monday8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Tuesday8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Wednesday8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Thursday8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Friday8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
This eyecarecenter is currently accepting new patients!
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Honors and Awards

  • Pilkington Barnes Hind Outstanding Contact

  • Lens Achievement AwardPCO Alumni Association Scholastic Achievement Award

  • PCO Faculty Pediatric Clinical Excellence Award

Memberships and Affiliations

  • NCOS

  • North Carolina Chapter of the AAO - Previous Vice President

  • American Optometric Association

  • AOA Contact Lens Section

  • Adams Farm Lions Club- Charter President

Payments Accepted

  • Cash
  • Check
  • Sunbit
  • Major Credit Cards