Mission and History


Mission Statement

At International Eyecare Center our mission is to be a leader in the eye health care field.
To accomplish this, we will provide our patients with the highest quality services and products in a truly personalized and caring atmosphere.

John H. McDougall, O.D. CEO and founder of IEC

John H. McDougall, O.D.
CEO and founder of IEC

Teresa Carter IEC

Teresa Carter
IEC President

History of IEC

Dr. John McDougall started International Eyecare Center, Inc. in 1981 after working for four years in an ophthalmology setting in Quincy. Since that time, IEC has expanded to include multiple offices throughout Missouri, Illinois and Iowa. Dr. McDougall’s flagship office and IEC corporate offices are located in Quincy, Illinois. His Quincy office is considered one of the largest single optometric practices in the country.

International Eyecare Center Quincy, IL

International Eyecare Center
Quincy, IL