Our Practice



Dr. Christina Fox grew up in the Bucyrus area. After graduating from high school, she attended Ashland University and graduated with a B.S. in Biology in 1998. Dr. Fox then attended the Pennsylvania College of Optometry. While attending optometry school, Dr. Fox had many clinical experiences including a hospital rotation in Bethel, Alaska; a surgical and private practice rotation in Pennsylvania; and a pediatric and low-vision rotation in Philadelphia. She received a B.S. in Ocular Science in 1999 and a Doctorate in Optometry in 2002. After graduation, Dr. Fox returned to Bucyrus to serve the community where she grew up.

Dr. Fox opened her own private practice in 2008 after 6 years in practice. She is excited to serve her patient’s visual and ocular health for years to come. She enjoys the diversity of private practice. Her optometric interests include diabetic care, glaucoma treatment, macular degeneration prevention, and children’s vision. Dr. Fox is an InfantSee provider. Through the program, all infants under 12 months of age are eligible to have a free comprehensive eye examination. Dr. Fox also volunteers her time to give RealEyes presentations to all local school children.

Dr. Fox volunteers her time to VOSH Int’l. She has been on several mission trips over the past few years in Romania, Ecuador, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Nicaragua, Tanzania, El Salvador and Mexico. She is currently the director of the VOSH Ohio Board of Governors and looking forward to her next trip. Dr. Fox is also an active member in the American Optometric Association and the Ohio Optometric Association (OOA). In the OOA, she has been a Zone governor, Lt. Zone governor, and currently serves as treasurer. She is also a member of the Bucyrus Rotary Club and Lions Club. In addition, Dr. Fox has privileges at Bucyrus Community Hospital.

In her free time, Dr. Fox enjoys traveling, playing the piano, and spending time with her nieces and nephews. She is a member of the Holy Trinity Catholic Church.

April PowellApril Powell is a native of Bucyrus and a graduate of both Bucyrus High School and Pioneer Joint Vocational School. She is a wife and mother of four who enjoys a good movie, going to the gym, game night with the family, and hanging out with friends. She is both office administrator and optical assistant, aiding the doctor with all patient and office needs. She would be more than happy to assist you in finding the right frame and lenses to meet your needs. Stop in and say Hello!

Amy ThomasAmy Thomas is a graduate of Bucyrus High School and lifelong resident of Crawford County. She is happily married to Jay, and together they have 3 children Emily, Darren, and Micah. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with family, watching their youngest play ball, and camping when weather permits. Amy has years of customer service experience and is eager to get to know you.