About Our Practice
Lifetime Vision Care offers eye examinations and retail sale of eye glass frames, eyeglass lenses, and contact lenses in the Celina, OH area including Van Wert and all of Mercer County. With over 35 years experience in the industry, Dr. Paul Wilken has the knowledge, skills and experience to provide eye examinations utilizing the latest technologies to fit your prescription needs. We have an licensed optometrist on staff to provide eye examinations utilizing the latest technologies to fit your prescriptions to your needs. You will be amazed by our variety of eyeglass frames and the features of our contact lenses.
Contact us any time to learn more or to schedule your next appointment.
Meet The Doctor
Paul W. Wilken, O.D.
Dr. Paul Wilken was born and raised in Sandusky, OH. After four years of undergraduate study at The Ohio State University he entered the OSU College of Optometry, graduating in 1977. He is a member of the AOA, OOA, American Optometric Society Charter Member, and Rotary International. He received the Optometric Recognition Award in 1992, and the Continuing Optometric Recognition Award each year from 1993 – 2016.
Dr. Wilken is active in philanthropy locally and throughout the world. Over the years Dr. Wilken coached various sports teams, served on the Mercer County Chamber Board of Directors, was president of the Parks and Recreation Board, and served on the IC School Board, past president. He has also gone to Guatemala, El Salvador, Mexico and most recently to Costa Rica on mission trips.
Dr Wilken and his wife Lin reside in Celina. They have four children: Jenny, Skip, Ben, and Michelle.
About Our Team
Our team of eye care professionals is experienced and friendly. We’re here to help all patients understand their benefits, schedule appointments, and fulfill their eye doctor’s orders. Our opticians can give you guidance in picking out your perfect pair of eyewear, and our friendly office staff is knowledgeable about billing and benefits coverage.