Welcome to Hixson Eye Care

Call us at (423) 843-2020 today.

Welcome to Hixson Eye Care! The Hixson Eye Care team strives to provide the finest in optometric services in a comfortable environment for our patients.  We invite you to browse our website to learn more about us and our services, and invite you to join our patient family by scheduling an appointment with one of our doctors in our Hixson office.

As full service eye and vision care providers we attend to both eye emergencies as well as regularly scheduled appointments.  Patients throughout the Hixson and Chattanooga area come to Hixson Eye Care knowing they will receive the personal attention and professional care that is the foundation for our reputation. Dr. Quackenbush and Dr. Rhodes are committed to keeping you comfortable and well-informed at all times, explaining every exam and procedure, and addressing all your questions. Additionally, at Hixson Eye Care, our team will work with your medical and vision insurance companies to help you obtain the eye health and vision care you need.

Our Approach to Optometry

With our one-to-one approach to patient care our team has become the providers of choice for eye care in the Chattanooga, Soddy Daisy and Hixson area. We offer comprehensive eye exams, contact lenses, glasses, diabetic eye exams, testing and treatment for glaucoma, emergency eye services, as well as co-management of post operative care for surgical patients.  For a  list of services, visit our services page or call our office at (423) 843-2020.


Our office staff will continue to work diligently to schedule patients in a responsible way to reduce exposure to viruses by limiting the number of patients in the office at any given time and reducing patient time in the office.  Masks are recommended at all times while in the building. Should you have an immediate concern regarding your eye health and are unable to come into the office, Dr. Rhodes and Dr. Quackenbush can provide telehealth consults via Facetime, ZOOM and/or Skype. For telehealth services, please contact our office at 423-843-2020 during normal office hours. For after hours or weekend  emergencies, call Dr. Quackenbush at 423-463-4332.



HIXSON, TN  37343

(423) 843-2020


Reviews From Our Satisfied Patients

  • "My family has been using Dr. Rhodes for many, many years. He and his staff are very caring and understanding towards us and our children during our visits. We have had nothing but good experiences with his office. Janice is also invaluable in navigating the different frames available and making adjustments."
  • "Everyone is so friendly and professional at Hixson Eye Care! The doctors and staff explain everything and answer every question. I completely recommend this office."
  • "Thank you! Thank you! Thank you! I was in so much pain and you were able to see me quickly and provide a solution that gave me relief! I will definitely be back. Thank you Dr. Quackenbush and staff!!"

Hours of Operation

Our Regular Schedule


8:00 am-5:00 pm


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8:00 am-4:00 pm





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