Grand Strand Vision Services, Inc
Grand Strand Vision Services, Inc

Your Myrtle Beach Optometrist

4886 Socastee Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC

  • Onsite Parking
  • Free Parking
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Business Hours

  • Monday 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
  • Tuesday Closed
  • Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
  • Thursday 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
  • Friday 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed

Medical and Vision Insurance plans

Have another plan?
Benefit questions?
Paying out of pocket?

Call us at (843) 279-5578,
We are happy to help.

Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield Federal
Blue Cross Blue Shield Federal
Care Credit
Care Credit
Champva
Champva
Medicare
Medicare
United Health Care Community Plan
United Health Care Community Plan
Dr. Mark Dean OD

Dr. Mark Dean
OD

Dr. Dean graduated Illinois College of Optometry 1976 with a Bachelor of Science in Vision Science and Doctor of Optometry degrees. Dr. Dean practiced with his father Sparta Michigan, where grew up, a small town north of Grand Rapids. He... Show More

Dr. Dean graduated Illinois College of Optometry 1976 with a Bachelor of Science in Vision Science and Doctor of Optometry degrees. Dr. Dean practiced with his father Sparta Michigan, where grew up, a small town north of Grand Rapids. He relocated to Myrtle Beach in 1981 where he currently owns an directs a specialty practice devoted to vision therapy and vision rehabilitation.


He is a member of the College of Optometrists in Vision Development (COVD), in 2010 he completed the COVD fellowship process. Members of COVD are optometrists who specialize in working with children and adults experiencing difficulties in the areas of binocular vision, focusing, eye teaming, strabismus and amblyopia and visual processing skill.


He coordinates with parents and educators in writing IEP programs and helping to write accommodations and 504 modifications. He also coordinates sensory integration programs with Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy and Behavior Medical Specialties. 


He is a member of the Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitative Association (NORA). Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation is an individualize treatment regimen for patients with visual deficits as a direct result of physical disabilities, traumatic brain injury and other neurological insults. He provides treatment for people with visual field loss, double vision, visual balance disorders, visual midline shift syndrome, post trauma vision syndrome, light sensitivity and reading disorders. 


Dr. Dean is also a member of the American Optometric Association (AOA); South Carolina Optometric Physicians Association (SCOPA); and the Optometric Extension Program Foundation (OEPF).

  • Professional Certification

About Us

Dr. Mark T. Dean from Grand Strand Vision Services is an Optometric Physician who works with both children and adults, who have vision problems that interfere with their ability to read, learn, comprehend, play sports…and even pay attention.

Dr. Dean’s special... Show More

Dr. Mark T. Dean from Grand Strand Vision Services is an Optometric Physician who works with both children and adults, who have vision problems that interfere with their ability to read, learn, comprehend, play sports…and even pay attention.

Dr. Dean’s special vision care program helps people a lot. This special care is different than prescribing glasses for eyesight or prescribing contact lenses for cosmetic purposes and different than prescribing medicine for red and sore eyes.

Dr. Dean is also the Sports Vision consultant for the Chanticleers Baseball team.