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Doctors & Staff

Meet the experienced and friendly doctors and staff who make Vision Source, Dr. Rice and Dr. Galloway the leading provider of vision care products and services in Zanesville.

Dr. Slade S. GallowayBest Optometrist

Dr. Galloway was born and raised in Zanesville Ohio and graduated with honors from Zanesville High School. He played basketball on the 1995 Division I State Basketball Championship Team. He then went on to Ohio University in Athens where he graduated with honors and earned a Bachelor of Science Degree. From there he began his studies in Optometry at The Ohio State University College of Optometry where he graduated with honors and earned his Doctor of Optometry Degree.

Dr. Galloway now resides in Gahanna with his wife and two daughters. His wife, Michelle Galloway, is a Nurse Practicioner in Gahanna and is a native of Cincinnati Ohio. Their energetic daughters are Addison and Sydney, who enjoy playing basketball, soccer, running, biking and swimming.

Dr. Galloway is an active member of the the American Optometric Association, and the Mid-Eastern Ohio Optometric Association.

Dr. JeferyDr. Jeffrey Rice

Dr. Rice was born and raised in Zanesville. Upon graduating from Zanesville High School in 1973, he attended Ohio University in Zanesville and graduated from the Ohio State University College of Optometry in 1980. Dr. Rice began his optometry practice in 1980 at 740 Princeton Avenue. In 1991, he moved to the current location at 1180 Military Road.

Dr. Rice is active in the Mid-Eastern Ohio Optometric Association, the Ohio Optometric Association and the American Optometric Association. Dr. Rice is a past member of Kiwanis and has served on the Board of Directors of the Zanesville chapter of the American Cancer Society and on the Regional Coordinating Council for the Ohio University Zanesville Campus.

Dr. Rice lives in Zanesville and is married to the former Jo’D Herron. He has one grown daughter, Jamie.