Brenda C. Edwards, O.D.

Meet Dr. Edwards

Dr. Brenda Edwards has been an optometrist for Heart of America Eye Care since 1990. She earned her optometry degree from the Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago, earning the Kenneth P. Martin Clinical Achievement Award and becoming a member of the Gold Key Honor Society for her academic performance and leadership skills. She completed her residency at the Kansas City VA Medical Center in 1989 and has been a Kansas resident ever since. Dr. Edwards treats glaucoma, diabetes, cataracts, and a range of eye diseases. Additionally, she serves as a principal investigator for studies involving the research of dry eye disease, glaucoma, and contact lenses.


Dr. Edwards’ main focus is primary eye care for adults and children, and she specializes in contact lenses.

Societies & Expertise

Dr. Edwards is proud to belong to the following societies:

  • Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry

  • American Board of Medical Optometry


"Dr Edwards and staff were very kind and patient as this was my first eye exam. They explained procedures and options. Highly recommend them!"



"Dr. Edwards is so considerate of my needs! She listens very carefully to my concerns and ensures that I am educated about all my options. She is friendly and kind, making sure I am comfortable at each appointment. Cathy in the optical shop is the best! She goes above and beyond to ensure my glasses fit perfectly. She is thorough when fitting my glasses and I appreciate that she always gets it right the first time, so I don't have to experience any discomfort with my glasses or return for adjustments."



"I have been seeing Dr Edwards for many years. She's always extremely kind and professional. Would highly recommend"



"Staffs are friendly. Dr Edwards is very nice, patient and explains everything very throughly."



"Dr. Edwards is an excellent optometrist. She is very thorough and friendly. Kristi, her assistant, knows exactly what to do and made me feel very confident in her abilities."



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