Doctors & Staff
Meet the experienced and friendly doctors and staff who make Vision Care Clinic, P.C. the leading provider of vision care products and services in Hawarden.
Steven K. Brownmiller, O.D.
Dr. Brownmiller graduated from Iowa State University receiving his Bachelor of Science. In 1983 Dr. Brownmiller graduated from the Illinois College of Optometry receiving his Doctorate.
Dr. Brownmiller is a member of the American Optometric Association, Iowa Optometric Association, Rotary International, Denison Chamber of Commerce, Donna Reed Foundation Board, past-president and is currently the Chairman of the Government Relations Committee for the IOA.
Dr. Brownmiller and his wife, Kathy, have three children, Dan, Sean, and Carter.
In Dr. Brownmiller’s spare time he enjoys spectator sports, golf, and running.
Scott A. Bowker, O.D.
Dr. Bowker graduated from University of South Dakota receiving his Bachelor of Science. In 1997 he graduated from the Illinois College of Optometry receiving his Doctorate.
Member of IOA and AOA. Served on IOA Board of Trustees and is a past President. Currently serves on IOA Eye Care Benefits committee. Member of Rotary International. Serves on the Crawford County Foundation Board.
Dr. Bowker and his wife, have three children. In Dr. Bowker’s spare time he enjoys fishing, golfing and various outdoor activities.
Keith A. Schrunk, O.D.
Dr. Schrunk graduated from Iowa State University receiving a Bachelor’s Degree in Biology in 2000. In 2003, Dr. Schrunk graduated from Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, TN with Doctorate of Optometry.
Dr. Schrunk is a member of American Optometric Association, Iowa Optometric Association, Kiwanis, Chair of the Education Committee of the IOA and was voted Young O.D. of the Year in 2004. Dr. Schrunk also serves on the Anthon Volunteer Fire Department and the Anthon Volunteer ambulance Service. He has Fire Fighter 1 and EMT-1 Certification and is part of National Registry of EMT’s.
Originally from Mapleton, IA, Dr. Schrunk, and his wife Angela, reside just outside of Anthon, IA and have one child, Kamariya. Hobbies include farming, golf, card playing, hunting and various other activites.
Alex J. Benner, O.D.
Dr. Benner graduated from South Dakota State University in 2007 receiving his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. In 2011, Dr. Benner graduated with honors from the Indiana University School of Optometry receiving his Doctorate of Optometry.
Dr. Benner is a member of the American Optometric Association, Iowa Optometric Association, Nebraska Optometric Association, Optimist International and Rotary International.
Dr. Benner currently resides in Blair with his wife Stacy. In his spare time, Dr. Benner enjoys golfing, traveling, spectator sports and various other outdoor activities.
Scott R. Beecher, O.D.
Dr. Beecher graduated from the University of Nebraska in 1995. He then continued his education at the Pennsylvania College of Optometry where he received his degree in 1999. A native Iowan, Dr. Beecher has practiced in the Sioux City area for the past 15 years. He is a member of the American Optometric Association and the Iowa Optometric Association. He is also a past Vice President of the morning Optimist club, and served on his church board. Dr. Beecher enjoys spending time with his two daughters, reading, learning guitar and going to Husker athletic events.