Anna Koeck, owner of optometric boutique Theia Vision
Care, examines her son Maks’ eyes.
HARTLAND — French Impressionist painter Claude Monet is
known for his series paintings, in which his
observations of the same subject, viewed at various
times of the day, are captured in numerous sequences.
looking at one of Monet’s paintings from earlier in his
career and comparing it to a painting of the same scene
from just before he died, you’ll notice a blurriness to
the latter — a result of the age-related eye condition
called cataracts, according to Dr. Anna Koeck.
Koeck, an optometrist by trade, held the grand opening
of her optometry business in Hartland called Theia
Vision Care on Friday. And if you were to step into the
quaint little optometric boutique located on 213 E.
Capitol Drive, you’d notice a series of Monet’s
paintings that depict the effects of his eye condition.
Similar to the differences found in Monet’s paintings,
Koeck has the experience to notice the subtle changes
that occur in the human eye. In fact, she can find
unrelated health conditions just by looking at the
can actually see the twisted blood vessels caused by
hypertension in your eye, or swelling caused by diabetes
or your dry eye that is actually caused by the
undiagnosed sleep apnea,” said Koeck.
Though Koeck prides herself on her ability to take care
of all patients, she feels particularly passionate about
caring for children, she said. So much so that she
offers free eye exams to children who have not had one
in the past.
also feel strongly about providing the best care for
little ones who may not know to tell you if they are
having vision issues or may even be having other
concerns,” she said.
Koeck said offering the latest medical ocular procedures
and making sure her patient’s eyes are healthy isn’t the
only aspect of her business. She said having the latest
innovations in contact lenses along with fashionable
frames is also key in providing comfortable vision and
visual health for all of her patients.
want you to feel your best,” said Koeck. “From your
overall health to your vision to your sense of fashion
Koeck lives in Hartland with her husband Josh and her
2-year-old son Maks. She said she’s excited to bring her
family-owned business to Hartland and serve the
community, “We are thrilled to bring our patient focused
integrative medicine approach to Hartland, WI and the
Lake Country Area,” said Koeck.
more information about Theia Vision Care, call
262-361-0022 or visit