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Dr. Melissa Bourland


Dr. Bourland graduated from Purdue University with a bachelor's degree in Biology.  She received her Doctor of Optometry degree from the Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago, IL.  Dr. Bourland is a member of the Beta Sigma Kappa and Tomb and Key Honor Societies.  She also received Cum Laude recognition upon graduation.  Dr. Bourland enjoys practicing full-scope optometry and looks forward to seeing patients of all ages.  She is passionate about eye care and helping others.  She enjoys humanitarian work and has actively participated in volunteer work including a recent mission trip to Mexico.  Dr. Bourland was born and raised in northwest Indiana.  She, her husband and their American Eskimo welcomed their first daughter, Autumn, to their family last November.


For the month of May, our Dyer office will remain closed. Our Cedar Lake office will be open 9:00 AM-6:00 PM, Monday through Thursday, and 8:00 AM-1:00 PM on Saturday. An employee will be available to answer phone calls and dispense products during these times.

For the month of June, our Dyer office will be open on 9:00 AM-12:00 PM on Tuesday and 1:00-6:00 PM on Thursday. Our Cedar Lake office will be open 9:00 AM-6:00 PM, Monday through Friday, and 8:00 AM-1:00 PM on Saturday.

At this time, all patients are required to wear masks. Please bring your mask if you have one. A mask will be provided if needed.

Please call the Cedar Lake office at 219-374-7800 for all concerns.