Our Valuable Team Members

Council Bluffs, IA

Matthew Taylor O.D., optometrist in Omaha and Council Buffs.

Dr. Matthew Taylor


Dr. Matt Taylor grew up in Brandon, SD and attended college at the University of Nebraska Omaha. He graduated from Southern College of Optometry in 2010.Prior to graduation, Dr. Taylor completed his training at Wolfe Eye Clinic in West Des Moines, IA and The Eye Clinic at Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, TN.


We provide glasses, contact lenses, contacts and eye care in Omaha and Council Buffs.

Melissa Scott

Front Desk Coordinator

Mel has five years optical experience as an optical lab tech, optician and OD tech. Melissa works for her patients from the moment they walk in. She ensures correct information is obtained, insurance plans are clearly understood and frame styles with lenses match the patient’s needs to give you the best fit possible. Mel has two teenage sons that keep her busy in her spare time.

Ideal Eyecare staff helps with glasses, contact lenses, contacts and eye care.

Deb Tackett

Optical Coordinator

Deb brings twenty years of optical and managerial experience to Ideal Eyecare. She enjoys the process of helping the customer select the proper frame and lenses that fits their prescription and their lifestyle. Deb has experience in the lab cutting lenses as well as manufacturing and assembling the finished product. She is well versed with insurance benefits and authorizations, making your benefits easy to understand. Deb’s favorite part of her job is helping adults and children experience 20/20 vision for the first time.