LION Eyecare Group Provides a unique and progressive alternative to private practice Optometrists looking for an exit strategy. The LION group network is unparalleled as it offers increased benefits for both the Optometrist and the Patient.

By combining resources, and keeping control of operations, this alliance of successful practitioners allows for higher profitability and ultimately a higher practice valuation upon exiting the business.

The structure of LION creates an opportunity for practitioners to maintain the practice survival, the patient experience, and their passion for eye care. The cooperative foundation increases the benefits for the doctors, the patients, and the healthcare system.


  1. Variable and customized exit strategy per owner
  2. Higher valuation through cost sharing and negotiation power
  3. Elevated level of care can be offered due to access to specialties and technology through referrals within the alliance
  4. By maintaining control of their practice, reputations for exemplary patient care is maintained
  5. Staff can reach their full potential through peer accountability and therefore strive to provide the highest level of care
  1. Higher standard of patient care expanded with access to specialties within the network
  2. Lower fees through practitioner course sharing and negotiation power
  3. Accessible and Consistent care- keep your doctor but have access to specialties inside LION
  4. Optometrists are the guardians of first level of care and can assist patient with navigation of options in an ever-changing medical environment while keeping patient costs down


Healthcare System

  1. Optometrists are guardians of first level care and can keep patient costs lower
  2. LION can assist patients with navigation of options in an ever-changing medical environment ensuring they receive proper and necessary care