About Heritage Family EyeCare
Heritage Family EyeCare (HFEC) is founded on the principles of providing a solution to all eye health issues. Proper eye health and vision are critical for enjoying life without limitations. Dr. Colvin and her highly trained staff take great pride in providing the best optical solutions for your entire family. While Heritage Family EyeCare is a perfect example of a neighborhood optometry practice, we also provide the latest in technology, eyewear fashion and contact lenses in the industry. Our mission is to provide the best products and services while maintaining the integrity of a private optometry practice.
The Heritage Family EyeCare Advantage
We accept most insurance plans and are happy to discuss payment options with you. If you don’t have insurance, call us anyway.
We utilize state of the art equipment that are maintained at the highest standards. Better equipment gives better results.
Our Mission &
We believe in our community and as your neighborhood eye doctor we are committed to helping your family stay healthy.
With over 25 years of optical experience and specializing in Optometric Glaucoma, we are experts in all facets of optometry.
Our Happy Clients
The team was great and everyone seemed to be really happy and friendly. I will be going back, besides to pick up my order, for future exams. These guys made this thing not suck so bad. Thank you guys!
I can’t say enough good things about Heritage Family Eyecare. The staff and Dr. Colvin were very good at their jobs and also extremely pleasant to work with. I am so grateful to Dr. Colvin and her staff. They are fantastic.
The entire staff there are wonderful. Having had many optometrists in the past I must say the level of professionalism by the staff and Dr. Anji Colvin far exceeded my expectations. I can’t speak more highly of Dr. Colvin and her staff. Trust me when I say you will be impressed by the level of attention and service that they provide.
I absolutely love this place and would not trust anyone else but Dr. Colvin and her staff with my eye care. They go over and beyond to make sure you leave completely satisfied and confident. I highly recommend HFEC to anyone looking for a professional, knowledgeable staff for their eye care needs.
Dr. Colvin graduated from The Ohio State University College of Optometry in 2000 with honors. She has been in the optical industry for over 25 years. Some of her experience includes optician, trainer, and lab technician. She is a therapeutic optometrist and glaucoma specialist. Dr Colvin was born in Fort Worth and her family is from Argyle Texas. She lives in Fort Worth with her husband George.
Dr. Scherer graduated Summa Cum Laude from The University of Houston, College of Optometry in 1995. She has previously worked in a variety of ophthalmic offices. Her experience includes routine eye exams, contact lenses, young patient exams, and cataract post-operative exams. She is therapeutically licensed. She enjoys spending time with her family, reading, and exercising.
Lexi Derry, OD grew up in Central Illinois farming community. She attended Parkland Junior College on a softball scholarship for two years, and then graduated two years later from Southern Illinois University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Biological Sciences. She then moved to Chicago to attend Illinois College of Optometry and graduated in 2011 with an Optometry Doctorate. She worked the next five years in a private office in the suburbs, and a local commercial office in the city. Her family then moved to Fort Worth, Texas and she is happy to be providing exceptional eye care for Heritage Family EyeCare.
Dr. Gill graduated from University of North Texas with a bachelors in History and Political Science in 2012. Dr. Gill later graduated from Texas Woman’s University with a masters in History. Through his educational journey to become a teacher Dr. Gill was an optician at Heritage Family Eyecare where he grew a passion for optometry working alongside Dr. Colvin. Dr. Gill graduated from Illinois College of Optometry with an emphasis in dry eye and vision therapy. Dr. Gill now lives in Fort Worth with his family and enjoys spending time with friends and playing basketball.
Amanda is our administrative assistant, She began her optical career in 2000 and has worked in all areas of our office. Amanda is Dr. Colvin’s right hand and is responsible for all of our marketing and charity events. Amanda is proficient in all aspects of running our office. She lives in the local Heritage area with her four children Dylan, Devin, Cullen and Amethyst. In her free time she likes spending time with her children, watching The Dallas Cowboys, cooking and going to Cons.
Eddie has been in the optical industry for over 25 years. Some of his experiences include management, trainer, optician and lab technician. He has over 15 years in optical management experience. Eddie lives in the Keller area with his wife Melissa and their 2 kids. In his spare time he enjoys spending time with his family and watching sports. Eddie manages our office and is dedicated to making sure your experience at HFEC is second to none.
Courtney has been in the optical industry for over 20 years. She has worked as practice manager, optician, insurance billing/coding, as well as training and development. She lives in the Keller area with her husband and daughter. In her spare time, she loves spending it with her family, reading and traveling.
Emily is one of our opticians with two years experience. She attends the University of North Texas. She is pre-optometry and majoring in biology. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with friends and family.
Amanda has been in the optical business for 10 years. She graduated with an associates degree in elementary education. She enjoys spending her free time with her son Eligh.
Lacey is one of our optometric technicians. She received her bachelor’s degree in Business Management from the University of Texas-Tyler. She enjoys going to Renaissance Fairs and spending time with her husband Mark and her two dogs and cat.
Renae has been part of the HFEC family since 2017. During her time here she has served as an optometric technician and an optician. Her favorite part of her job is helping patients find the perfect frames. Renae is currently pursuing a Bachelors of Science in Political Science at Liberty University, where she works hard to maintain a 4.0 GPA. She enjoys reading books, watching movies and playing with her rescue dog, Merry.
Mai is one of our optometric technicians. She graduated from Crowley high school in 2014 and recently graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology at the University of Texas at Arlington. In her free time, she likes to work out and volunteer with her friends and family.
Breanna is our inventory technician. Her tasks include ordering contacts and processing orders while also working with insurance. Breanna graduated from an online program for high school and is engaged to her high school sweetheart. In her free time, she likes hanging out with her two dogs: Bear and Chloe.
Brent is an ABO certified optician and has been in the optical industry for many years. Over the years Brent has seen many changes in the industry and can draw from these experiences to help you find the perfect eyewear. In his free time, he enjoys golfing, fishing and jogging.
Carolyn is one of our optometric technicians. She graduated from Timber Creek high school. She is currently in college and in her free time she enjoys spending time with friends and family.
Jacky is one of our newest techs. She has been in the medical industry for 10 years. She enjoys playing soccer and hanging out with her family.
Mattison is one of our technicians. She is currently studying to become a nurse. In her free time, she teaches dance and loves spending time with her family.
Roman is one of our opticians at HFEC. He has been in the optical industry for four years. He graduated from McArthur High School. In his free time he likes spending time with his wife Shelby and his cat Sophie.
Joy is one of our opticians at HFEC. She has been in the optical industry for two years. She graduated from Central High School. In her free time she likes spending time with her friends and family.
Savannah is an optometric technician at NFEC & HFEC. She graduated from Mansfield Summit High School and will soon graduate with her bachelors degree in business. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her pets.
Brandon is an ABO certified optician. He graduated from the University of North Texas with a degree in Business Economics and Biology. He is currently working towards getting his commercial pilots license. In his spare time, he enjoys time with friends and family.
Tasha is our front desk coordinator. She has been in the medical industry for five years. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family.
Tania is one of our newest employees at HFEC. She has worked in many areas of the optical industry since 2007. Tania loves interacting with patients and providing exceptional customer service. Her responsibilities HFEC include insurance coordinating and optical. Tania enjoys traveling to her home state of Virginia and helping out at her local family owned restaurant in her free time.