Our Doctors

Our team of doctors and staff make all the difference. We are available when you and your family need us most and provide care from the heart.

Our Doctors

Our team of doctors and staff make all the difference. We are available when you and your family need us most and provide care from the heart.


Dr. Dane Baker

Dane Baker, O.D. is an Iron Mountain native who obtained, with honors, his BS degree from The University of Michigan-Ann Arbor. He then completed optometry school at Western University of Health Sciences in Pomona California where he graduated with distinction and numerous academic and clinical awards. He is a member of the Michigan Optometric Association and the American Optometric Association. Dr. Dane is an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Optometry for Michigan College of Optometry and Western University of Health Sciences College of Optometry. Dr. Baker prides himself in delivering personalized care and developing lasting relationships with his patients. “Every patient should be given quality personal care from the heart. I take pride in safeguarding my patient’s most precious sense of vision”. Dr. Baker was raised in Iron Mountain and was the past president of Wildlife Unlimited of Dickinson County. He participates in many non-profit organizations and is a member of The First Presbyterian Church. In his free time Dr. Baker enjoys fishing, hunting, water sports and most importantly spending time with his wife Meagan and daughter, Blake Baker.

Education:

University of Michigan-Ann Arbor

Western University of Health Sciences—College of Optometry

Externships:

Windham, Maine—Private practice

Bradenton, Florida—Manatee County Rural Health Services

Colorado Springs Veterans Affairs Hospital

Cheyenne Wyoming—Private Practice

Recognition, Achievements:

Clinical Assistant Professor--Western University of Health Sciences—College of Optometry

Clinical Assistant Professor—Michigan College of Optometry

Medical Services:

Eye Specialist, Contact Lenses, Eye disease management, Hospital Privilegess

Dr. Robert Baker

Dr. Robert Baker has been a private practicing optometrist in Iron Mountain, Michigan since 1975 and also at the Oscar G. Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center. He provides comprehensive eye care, with emphasis in treatment and management of ocular disease. Dr. Robert Baker has held the role as the primary eye care provider in the Iron Mountain Veterans Affairs Hospital, caring for our nations Veterans. Dr. Baker is one of two founding members of Wildlife Unlimited. He has donated countless hours to wildlife habitat preservation in our area. He also has been involved in Kiwanis and Rotary club for years. Dr. Robert Baker is lifelong member of the Michigan Optometric Association and the American Optometric Association. He additionally is the proud founder of Baker Eye Care, of which he managed for 42 years until his son, Dane, took over in 2016. He has a wife, Mary, and 3 children, Ben, Margaux, and Dane. He loves outdoor activities, volunteering time to his local church, wildlife unlimited, hunting, sailing, and spending time with his family.

Education:

1968 Rice Lake Wisconsin High School Graduate

1969-1973 Indiana University-College of Optometry Graduate

Recognition, Achievements:

Adjunct faculty member-Western University of Health Sciences Externship Clinical Preceptor

Clinical Assistant Professor—Michigan College of Optometry

Medical Services:

Eye Specialist, Contact Lenses, Eye disease management

Learning Resources

Knowing what it takes to maintain healthy vision is important. As leading eye health providers, we have selected the resources in this section of the website to educate our patients about eye health, eyeglass lenses and frame, and contact lenses. We are committed to protecting your eyesight.

Address

1700 N. Stephenson Ave.
Iron Mountain, MI 49801

Contact Us

Baker Eye Care
Your Iron Mountain and Kingsford Eye Doctor
Phone: 906-774-6288
Fax: 906-774-6295
Email: bakereyecare2020@gmail.com

Learning Resources

Knowing what it takes to maintain healthy vision is important. As leading eye health providers, we have selected the resources in this section of the website to educate our patients about eye health, eyeglass lenses and frame, and contact lenses. We are committed to protecting your eyesight.

Address

1700 N. Stephenson Ave.
Iron Mountain, MI 49801

Contact Us

Baker Eye Care
Your Iron Mountain and Kingsford Eye Doctor
Phone: 906-774-6288
Fax: 906-774-6295
Email: bakereyecare2020@gmail.com