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Vision Source Eyecare is the premiere eye care practice in the Kansas City area and surrounding communities. We have nine locations and are dedicated to providing excellence in patient care, clinical education, and optical services.  Our doctors are leaders in clinical eye care involving eye and vision disorders.  We provide the highest quality lenses, frames and contact lenses to solve the vision needs of our patients.

Independence OfficeThe eye doctors at Vision Source Independence know that getting the right prescription involves balancing several factors, including clear eyesight, visual efficiency and your ability to process visual information seamlessly. Whether you need a routine eye examination, an eyeglasses fitting or treatment for eye disease (such as glaucoma or macular degeneration) or eye surgery (such as LASIK or cataract surgery), our optometrists will provide you with the best care, advice, options and follow up.

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  • Dr. Lee Anne Whitworth

    Lee Anne Whitworth, O.D. practices full-scope optometry including primary eye care of all ages, diagnosis and treatment of ocular disease, contact lenses, and co-management of refractive and cataract surgery. Dr. Lee Anne earned her doctor of optometry degree in 1997 from Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, TN. She completed her internship at Andrews Air Force Base in Washington, D.C. Current affiliations include the American Optometric Association, Missouri Optometric Association, and the Greater Kansas City Optometric Society where she also served as past president. Lee Anne grew up mainly in the southeast and graduated from Murray State University in Murray, Kentucky. She and Patrick were classmates in optometry school when they married and later moved back to the Kansas City area to practice optometry with Patrick's father. She enjoys skiing, biking, and going on mission trips. She is a member of Gateway Church of Blue Springs, MO.

  • Dr. Patrick Whitworth

    Patrick Whitworth, O.D. specializes in comprehensive eye care including cataract and lasik surgery co-management, contact lenses, diagnosis and treatment of eye disease, pediatric care, low vision, and sports vision. Prior to optometry school, Dr. Pat earned a B.A. degree from the University of Missouri. He then earned his optometry and B.S. degrees from the Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, Tennessee in 1997. His medical internship was completed at the National Naval Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland. He is currently a member of the American Optometric Association, Missouri Optometric Association, and the Optometric Society of Greater Kansas City. Dr. Pat was born in Independence and graduated from Blue Springs High School. In his free time he enjoys traveling with his wife Lee Anne, golf, riding his bike and motorcycle, skiing, and going on eye mission trips. He and Lee Anne are active members at Gateway Church of Blue Springs.

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