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4045 Lake Otis Pkwy Suite 203

Anchorage, AK 99508

(907) 562-2020


440 W Evergreen Ave Ste C

Palmer, AK 99645

(907) 745-4373


Welcome to Edward Bancroft OD and Palmer Vision Clinic

Personalized Quality Eye Care

Our focus is on you.

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The doctor and staff of Edward Bancroft, OD and Palmer Vision Clinic have a long tradition of exceptional eye care and clinical excellence. We are dedicated to providing the highest quality care in a friendly, comfortable and professional atmosphere. From eye exams and contact lenses to the latest fashion frames and more, we have a solution to fit your lifestyle.

About us

Dr. Edward Bancroft grew up in Anchorage attending Wendler Middle School and Bartlett High School. After earning a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Idaho he continued his education and graduated with a Doctor of Optometry degree from Pacific University. Dr. Bancroft returned to Anchorage and opened his office in 1985. He is a member of several professional organizations such as the American Optometric Association and the Alaska Optometric Association.

Our Licensed Opticians have over 20 years of experience in recommending, fitting and dispensing quality eyewear. They are willing and able to provide the personal service you deserve and can answer to most questions about your glasses or contacts. Our Front Desk staff genuinely care about our patients and will be happy to answer any questions you may have regarding the business side of the office.

Our Services

Dr. Bancroft’s team of outstanding professionals are dedicated to providing exceptional care and vision care products.

We provide annual eye and vision examinations, eye health checks and screening for eye conditions such as glaucoma and cataracts.

We have a wide array of of eyeglass frames from vendors such as Oakley, Wiley X, Maui Jim, Safilo, Silhouette, and Marchon. Our optical labs can provide prescription lenses for every day use, safety eyewear, computer and occupational needs, sunglass lenses, and sport activities.

Contact lenses are properly fit and available for patients new to contact lenses as well as replacements for experienced wearers.

Dr. Edward Bancroft
Palmer Optometrist | PALMER VISION CLINIC | (907) 745-4373
440 W Evergreen Ave Ste C
Palmer, AK 99645

Dr. Edward Bancroft
Anchorage Optometrist | Edward Bancroft OD | (907) 562-2020
4045 Lake Otis Pkwy Suite 203
Anchorage, AK 99508

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