DALLAS, TX, June 5, 2019 — Riata Capital Group (“Riata”) announced that its portfolio company Acuity Eyecare Group (“Acuity”), an owner and operator of leading North American eyecare groups and optometry practices, has acquired Clear Vision Family Eyecare, a single location practice based in Mars, Pennsylvania, located north of Pittsburgh. Since its founding in 2007, Clear Vision Family Eyecare’s continued focus has been on providing patients with an excellent eyecare experience combined with outstanding service.
Acuity owns over 100 locations across 8 states under 10 different local brands, as well as a large, full-service digital lab operation, The First Look Lab, located outside of St. Louis, Missouri. The Company expects to grow to over 150 locations by early 2020.
Eric Anderson, CEO of Acuity Eyecare Group, said, “We are thrilled to welcome the Clear Vision Family Eyecare practice into our Acuity portfolio. They have a legacy grounded in exceptional patient care and full scope optometry, which are the cornerstones to our Acuity family of brands.”
“Clear Vision Family Eyecare adds terrific value to Acuity’s existing presence in Pittsburgh and extends our footprint there,” said Bret Davis, VP Corporate Development. “We are committed to continuing our growth momentum in 2019 and look forward to sharing more news about future acquisitions across the U.S.”
About Clear Vision Family Eyecare
Founded in 2007 by Dr. Shannon Mihalacki, O.D., and Dr. Rebecca Woodring, O.D., Clear Vision Family Eyecare consists of one office in Mars, Pennsylvania. Dr. Mihalackiand Dr. Woodring began their practice with a strong desire to bring high quality eyecare and optimal customer service to the Pittsburgh market. Clear Vision Family Eyecare provides comprehensive care in ocular health, including dry eye management, refractive surgery co-management, pediatric eyecare and disease management, along with a broad assortment of prescription and non-prescription eye glasses, sunglasses and contact lenses. For more information, please visit www.clearvisioneyes.com.