Meet Dr. Richard Kern
Dr. Richard Kern is a lifelong Peorian. He comes from an Optometric family, having practiced with his father for over 25 years. He attended Bradley University and received his Doctor of Optometry from Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago. Dr. Kern joined Bixby Eye Center in 2018.
Dr. Kern was a skater for many years and volunteered for many years as a teacher at Owens Center in Peoria. He received the Rhodell Owens Award from the Peoria Park District for his efforts. He continues to serve skating as a national level judge and travels the country judging competitions. In his spare time, he plays duplicate bridge and walks his Shih Tzu, Max.