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The eye doctor and staff at Benavente Eyecare have been providing Munster with quality eye care for many years. Our friendly staff is dedicated to providing this care in an atmosphere of compassion and respect. Our goal is to remain at the forefront of eye care through continuing education utilizing the latest state-of-the-art equipment, technology, contact lens, and eyewear products.

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Our eye doctor takes the time to explain the results of your eye exam, describe your options and listen to your eye care needs. Because maintaining good eye health is an ongoing partnership, we encourage you to ask questions and share your health information, which could be vital to monitoring, diagnosing, and treating potential vision problems.

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Dr. Jorge Benavente O.D

Dr. Jorge Benavente O.D

I am a highly trained and experienced Doctor of Optometry.  In 1977 I graduated from Indiana University School of Optometry. Certified to prescribe therapeutic pharmaceuticals.

Professional and Civic Memberships:

Former President of the Indiana Optometry Board
Served 16 years on the Optometry Board
Clinical Examiner for the National Board of Optometry for 11 years
Clinical Instructor at the Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago.
Served on the National Board Review Committee-until 2006

Areas of Expertise:

Extensive Clinical Experience
Dr. Benavente has served on the National Board Review Committee of the Association of Regulatory Board in Optometry. As a committee member he participated on the review of the national board examination questions that are given to the students taking their national board for licensure in states that accept national boards. Dr. Benavente’s last year on the board was in 2006. He holds an MBA from Indiana University.

Dr. Benavente has been involved with the regulation of Optometry and has contributed many hours to the profession. You can be assured, with Dr. Benavente’s vast clinical experience, your eyes will be well taken care of. Dr. Benavente has been in practice for 37 years.


Benavente Eyecare in Munster

Benavente Eyecare provides innovative eye care services to patients from in and around Munster. We offer comprehensive eye health assessments, ocular disease diagnosis and treatment, contact lens evaluation and fitting, and prescriptions.

The team at Benavente Eyecare aims to provide the best possible solution for the patient's eye health and vision needs. By utilizing the latest technologies and evidence-based treatments, we can ensure that each patient maintains optimal eye health.

We welcome new patients and accept most major forms of insurance.