Phone: 252-637-2921  
  • An Experienced Optometrist & Caring Eye Practice Team

    Dr. David Baxter and his team

  • Eyeglasses, Designer Frames
    & High-End Lenses

    Wide selection of frames,
    from designer to price conscious.

  • Contact Lenses

    All types of contact lenses Vistacon • Cooper Vision • Alcon • Baush & Lomb and more...

  • Designer Sunglasses

    Protect your eyes from harmful rays!
    With or without prescription

Optometrist, Eyeglasses, Sunglasses & Contact Lenses
New Bern / Craven County, NC.

Our Services

Comprehensive eye care and full service treatment and management of eye conditions. Even if your vision is fine, annual eye exams can detect problems in the early stages, when it is easier to prevent vision loss. Schedule your eye exam appointment!

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We offer one of the largest selections of designer eyeglasses and high-tech lenses in New Bern. You’ll find that we match your frame with the latest in ophthalmic lens design to complete the perfect “look” for you. Contact lenses? We have you covered too.

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Designer Sunglasses

High-end designer sunglasses with or without prescription; sunglasses with the latest advances in UV protection. Most of us understand the importance of protecting our skin from the sun's damaging ultraviolet rays, but do you think about protecting your eyes?

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Welcome to Dr. David Baxter, Optometrist, serving New Bern / Craven County, NC
and surrounding North Carolina Counties.

For more than three generations, we have been striving to establish a lasting relationship with our patients and the New Bern, NC community.
First in 1901 by Dr. J. O. Baxter, then his son Dr. Nathaniel Baxter, and now Dr. David Baxter.

We know that the way to do that is by staying up with the latest advancements in eye care services and optical products.

Dr. Baxter regularly attends continuing education courses and is firmly committed to excellence in patient care.
At Dr. David Baxter, Optometry, we truly believe that each person is important and deserves our total respect and understanding.

Our services include, but are not limited to:

  • eye examinations,
  • eye urgencies,
  • diagnose and treatment of eye diseases,
  • fitting of all types of contact lenses,
  • eyeglasses for every taste and budget,
  • co-management of Cataract and Laser Vision Correction.


These are some of our featured brands.

  • carrera eyeglasses
  • bcbg frames
  • kliik glasses
  • kate spade eyewear

What Our Patients Are Saying

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