Doctors & Staff
Meet the experienced and friendly doctors and staff who make Hocking Hills Eye Care a proud provider of vision care products and services in Logan.
Dr. Shane Foster
Dr. Shane Foster is an Athens County native who joined the practice in 2008 and has been owner of the practice since 2012. Dr. Foster graduated cum laude from the Ohio State University College of Optometry. He also attended Ohio University where he received a B.S. in Biological Sciences and a B.A. in Spanish.
Dr. Foster sees patients of all ages with various ocular conditions. He is experienced in fitting specialty contact lenses for patients with corneal diseases, corneal scarring, or prior corneal surgeries. He also has an interest in pediatric optometry and the role children’s vision plays in learning.
Dr. Foster is a member of the American Optometric Association and serves on the Board of Trustees for the Ohio Optometric Association. He is the current President of the Ohio Optometric Foundation, which provides charitable eye care to children all across the state. Dr. Foster is also a member of the Ohio University Credit Union Board of Directors.
Dr. Rachel LeFebvre
Dr. Rachel LeFebvre is a two-time graduate of the Ohio State University. She received her BS in Biology in 2007 and her Optometry Doctorate in 2011. Upon graduation, she furthered her education and completed an ocular disease residency through the Chillicothe and Columbus Veteran Affairs systems.
Dr. LeFebvre is a member of the American Optometric Association and the Ohio Optometric Association where she is currently serving as Zone Governor. She is also the Chair of the Parishioner Directive for a local Athens County food pantry.
Dr. LeFebvre is a native of Southeastern, Ohio and lives in the region with her husband and daughter.
Dr. LeFebvre is accepting new and returning patients for comprehensive eye care. Her services include diabetic exams, infant eye exams, contact lens fittings, and management of ocular diseases such as glaucoma, macular degeneration, and eye emergencies (red eyes).
Dr. Aaron Thomas
Dr. Aaron Thomas grew up in the small town of Galesburg in western Illinois. While initially attending the University of Illinois pursuing a degree in education, he changed majors and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Molecular and Cellular Biology. He then attended Nova Southeastern University in southern Florida with the naive expectation of frequenting its many sunny beaches. There, he graduated with a Doctorate in Optometry. Afterwards Dr. Thomas practiced in southern Florida before he and his then fiance moved to central Ohio where he continues to enjoy his career. He is happy to help people with any eye needs and conditions whether it’s routine vision or medical.
Besides prescribing glasses and fitting contacts, Dr. Thomas regularly manages a wide range of ocular conditions including glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, cataracts, red eyes, and more.
When not seeing patients, he is an active member of his local professional organization the Ohio Optometric Association. He also enjoys woodworking and yard projects, reading, and biking and hiking with his wife.