The optometry practice of Dunlap Vision has been in existence for over 50 years. Drs. Long & Dunlap was established in 2004 when Dr. Dunlap bought the practice from Dr. Joe Long, who purchased the practice from Dr. Russell Rogers in 1982. After Dr. Long retired in 2011, Dr. Dunlap brought Dr. Lisa Jeziorny to the team & the Dunlap Vision team was born.
After many years in practice, our office adheres to the same philosophy and goals. While accepting new patients from Kankakee,Bradley and Mantenoand, serving our established ones, we look ahead to the future by continually expanding our optometric education and diagnostic skills, investing in new technology, offering a huge inventory of modern frames and contact lenses, and utilizing a friendly, competent and dedicated staff to serve our communities and their visual needs. We take pride in building lasting relationships with our patients which is why we take the time to get to know you, your vision requirements and your lifestyle.
We invite you to join our practice and receive the care that thousands of patients have enjoyed. Whether you have an eye infection, advanced eye disease, need laser vision correction, or a simple pair of glasses or contacts, we invite you to get the most reliable, professional vision care around. We want to become your family’s eye care practice for life.
Dr. Brent Dunlap is the owner of Dunlap Vision. He is a board certified optometrist practicing comprehensive primary eye care in Bourbonnais, IL. He started his career as a full-time associate with Dr. Joseph Long in 2001 before purchasing the practice in 2004.
Dr. Dunlap graduated from the Illinois College of Optometry (ICO) in 2001. While at ICO he received training in all aspects of modern vision care through the Illinois Eye Institute. Clinical education included primary care, advanced care, low vision, pediatrics/binocular vision, and contact lenses.
As a fourth year student expanded skills were learned in an externship program. He spent time in Baltimore, MD at Omni Eye Care Specialists, a high volume disease and surgical referral center. He also worked at the VA Hospital in Huntington, WV for 3 months treating and managing eye disease. Back in Chicago he was educated at the Lighthouse for the Blind, Diecke Low Vision Center at the University of Chicago, and the University of Chicago Children’s Vision Department.
His undergraduate studies were completed at Central College n Pella, IA where he obtained a bachelor of science degree in pre-optometry. He was a national qualifier, Academic All-American, and captain of the Dutch wrestling team.
Dr. Dunlap is a member of the American Optometric Association and the Illinois Optometric Association. Community involvement includes participation in the Kankakee Regional Chamber of Commerce and the Kiwanis Club of Kankakee. Dr. Dunlap’s wife, Jill, is also an optometrist and mother to their four children, Owen, Brenna, and twins Moira and Maggie.
Dr. Lisa Jeziorny is a board certified primary care optometrist. Dr. Jeziorny joined the Dunlap Vision team in 2011. She is a member of the American and Illinois Optometric Associations.
Dr. Jeziorny graduated with honors from Illinois College of Optometry (ICO) where she was a member of Beta Sigma Kappa, the International Optometric honor society. While at ICO, Dr. Jeziorny received training in all aspects of vision care at the Illinois Eye Institute. Her clinical education included primary care, advanced care, low vision, pediatrics/binocular vision, and contact lenses. During her fourth year at ICO, Dr. Jeziorny also gained experience at off-site clinics like The Lighthouse for the Blind and The University of Chicago in the pediatric ophthalmology department.
Prior to graduate school, Dr. Jeziorny attended Lake Forest College and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology, while also participating in collegiate athletics as a three-time softball conference champion and an All-American handball player. It was during her tenure at Lake Forest that Dr. Jeziorny discovered her passion for vision and eye care.
Dr. Jeziorny was born and raised in the southwest suburbs of Chicago and currently resides in Bourbonnais, Illinois.