Your vision and eye care needs are important to us
At Enlighten Vision & Eye Care, we care about your vision, and use the best equipment possible to diagnose your eye-related condition. Whether you need a stronger contact lens prescription, new glasses, or are interested in laser eye treatment, we can help you. We never cut corners and always do what’s best for you and your vision. You can trust that Enlighten Vision & Eye Care will take care of you.
Dr. Michael J. Reyes
Therapeutic Optometrist / Optometric Glaucoma Specialist
Dr. Reyes’s motto: “Patients don’t care how much you know until they know how much you care.”
Born and raised in San Antonio, Dr. Reyes received his Bachelor of Science degree from Texas A&M University in 1998 and obtained his optometry degree from the University of Houston College of Optometry in 2004. Dr. Reyes served as an active duty Air Force optometrist from 2004-2007 and currently holds the rank of Major in the Air Force Reserves where he serves as Chief of Optometry for the 301st Medical Squadron, Naval Air Station Ft. Worth Joint Reserve Base, Carswell Field, Texas. After working in The Woodlands, Plano, and San Antonio from 2007-2010, Dr. Reyes moved to Belton in July 2010 and joined Belton Eye Care Center. Dr. Reyes founded Enlighten Vision & Eye Care in Copperas Cove in February 2015. He was the 2014-2015 Belton Lions Club President and the 2014-2015 Lions District 2-X3 Sight Preservation, Awareness and Action Chairperson.
Much of his free time is spent with his church community and enjoying sports. Most importantly, Dr. Reyes is blessed in marriage to his wife, Cristin, for 16 years, and is blessed to be known as the “Daddy” of Ashland, age 12, and Zach, age 9.
Born and raised in Troy, TX, Ashlie has five years of experience as a Paraoptometric Assistant prior to joining Enlighten Vision & Eye Care. Outside of work, Ashlie enjoys music, art, and spending time with her children and family.
A graduate of Texas State University, Heather has experience as a paraoptometric in multiple offices. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, camping, and other outdoor activities with her husband and accompanying critters.
Hierela “Chi” Carter
Hierela Carter, better know as “Chi,” was born in Panama but grew up in the USA. Chi has over 20 years experience in the optical and retail fields and is an entrepreneur herself. Outside of work, she is known as “The Eye Glass Lady” or “Ms. Detox.” She enjoys helping others, music, travel and spending time with her family.