Dr. Erica Burton
Graduating with honors from Northeastern State University, Dr. Burton joined her father Dr. Swearingen in practice in 1996. Named Outstanding Senior of the Year, Dr. Burton was inducted into the NSU Hall of Fame.
Having served as President of the Southwest Missouri Optometric Society, Dr. Burton also dedicated time as a board member for the Missouri Optometric Association and the University of Missouri-St. Louis College of Optometry advisory board. She currently enjoys traveling and speaking as a guest lecturer at various events.
Dr. Burton currently sees patients at Vision Solutions in Lamar, Nevada, and Stockton, Missouri. She provides outstanding medical eye care for her patients including care for diabetes, glaucoma, and macular degeneration. She is also a provider for InfantSee, a national program which allows optometrists to give free eye examinations to babies less than one year old to detect and prevent future vision problems. Dr. Burton is presently accepting new patients of all ages.
Dr. Burton enjoys spending time with her husband, Erick, and their two sons, Connor and Evan. She loves participating in her son’s sports activities, hiking, and being involved with her local church.