Dr. Gaia R. Hess is a caring vision therapy and myopia management doctor at VisionQuest Eye Care. She’s passionate about pediatric eye care and believes in educating her young patients and their parents about what’s happening with their eyes while working with them to achieve their best vision.

Optometrists of VisionQuest Eyecare

Education & Experience

Dr. Hess earned her Bachelor of Science in biology from Indiana University and then attended the Indiana University School of Optometry for her Doctor of Optometry. She finished her residency in pediatrics and binocular vision while at the Indiana University School of Optometry, gaining experience with orthokeratology and soft lenses for myopia management, strabismus, amblyopia, vision therapy, and traumatic brain injury. She’s particularly eager to use her experience and education to bring clearer, healthier eyes and sight to the children in need of vision therapy and myopia management in her community!

Services & Specialties

  • Myopia Management
  • Pediatric Eye Care
  • Vision Therapy

Get to know Dr. Gaia Hess

Gaia grew up in Greenwood and now lives in Franklin with her husband and their two cats, Nessie and Nutmeg. When she isn’t giving her all to pediatric care, she enjoys supporting local animal shelters. Together, her and her husband have fostered over 30 kittens!

Optometrists of VisionQuest Eyecare