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Medical Arts Optical - Eyewear as Unique As you In Hot Springs, Arkansas

We are conveniently located on Central Avenue in the Kroger/Hobby Lobby Shopping Center, next to the Hot Springs Mall.

Learn what's involved in a complete exam, and special considerations for kids and contacts.

We will help you find a unique style of frames that fit your specific needs & face shape.

Medical Arts Optical offers 1 hour service with an on-site lab as well as value packages.


Medical Arts Optical is very proud to offer our eye care services to Hot Springs and surrounding communities, such as Hot Springs Village for the last 40 years!

We take pride in building lasting relationships with our patients, which is why we take the time to get to know you, your vision requirements and your lifestyle needs.


At Medical Arts Optical, we are proud to serve the Hot Springs, AR community. Our dedicated and friendly team of eye care professionals is here to help you and your family with anything you may need.

From comprehensive eye exams to a new pair of prescription eyeglasses or sunglasses, we’ve got you covered.

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Our exceptionally friendly optician staff is our greatest asset. They are excited about what they do, and they care personally about getting the best results for our patients.

Visit our Hot Springs optical center today to get the best in customer service and eyeglass expertise!


There are many reasons for buying from a store instead of buying online. At Medical Arts Optical we will get to know your needs and will make sure you get the right frame with the right fit. You will also get your glasses adjusted perfectly every time- and if things aren't right, you can come in and we'll take care of it.

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Meet Our Optometrist Dr. Long


Dr. Long grew up in Haven, Kansas. He went to college at Southewestern College in Winfield, KS where he played football and received all-conference honors. Dr. Long completed his optometric education at Northeastern State University College of Optometry (NSUCO) in Tahlequah OK. His externship was completed at the Veterans Affairs Hospital in Muskogee OK and focused on retinal disease.

His hobbies include playing golf, finishing and hunting. Dr. Long lives in Maumelle, AR with his wife Natalie and three children.

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OUR BLOG


Protect Your Eyes From Vision Loss: Diabetes Awareness Month

Diabetic retinopathy is a potentially sight-threatening condition caused by high blood sugar levels in diabetics. Fortunately, your eye doctor can advise on how to manage and reduce the risk of developing it.

Thanksgiving – A Time to Give Gratitude for Sight

This Thanksgiving, be thankful for your eyesight by taking care of your eyes. Proper eye care can help maintain eye health and prevent vision problems in the future.

Are Eye Problems More Common in Women Than Men?

Women have a higher chance of developing eye conditions and diseases. Read on to learn why, and how an eye doctor can help.

Use It Or Lose It | Why You Should Use Your Eye Care Benefits Now

Don’t let your yearly Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA) vision benefits expire with the start of the new year! Here’s why you should act now and schedule your eye exam.

We are open with normal hours! Please wear a mask when you shop. The Dr. is seeing patients under restrictive guidelines.