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Welcome to Ohio Vision,

Eyecare & Surgery Associates

Your Ophthalmologist in Shelby, Logan,

and Mercer Counties.

Call us at 937-492-8040 today.

Welcome to Ohio Vision in Sidney. Dr. John Wilding Dr. William Schemmel and the Ohio Vision team strive to provide the finest in optometry services. We invite you to browse our website to learn more about our optometry services, and invite you to join our patient family by scheduling an eye exam appointment at our Sidney office.
We appreciate the opportunity to provide state-of-the-art medical and surgical eye care.

They are dedicated to providing the best ophthalmic care, using the most advanced technology available.

We are providers for Medicare and most of the major traditional and managed care insurance plans, in addition to workers' compensation.

John Wilding, D.O
Sidney, Troy,
Bellefontaine, & Celina, OH

William E. Schemmel, O.D.
Sidney, Troy,
Bellefontaine, & Celina, OH

State-of-the-Art Technology & Quality Patient Care

Board Certified Ophthalmologists Specializing In:

No-Stitch / No Needle / No Patch Cataract Surgery

Faster Recovery


Medical Management of Eye Diseases


Macular Degeneration

Diabetic Retinopathy

Dry Eyes

Retinal Detachments

We attend continuing medical education courses each year to stay abreast of the latest technology and most current information.

All are members in good standing of various medical societies.

Our Approach to Ophthalmology

Our one-on-one approach to ophthalmology makes Dr. John Wilding Dr. William Schemmel and the Ohio Vision staff the eye care providers of choice in the Sidney area. Our Ohio Vision offers the following services: complete eye exams, glaucoma testing, and pre- and post-operative care.
For a complete list of services, visit our services page or call our Sidney office at 937-492-8040.

At Ohio Vision, we are dedicated to providing high-quality ophthalmology services in a comfortable environment.
Call us at 937-492-8040 or schedule an appointment today online.

Dr. John Wilding Dr. William Schemmel
Sidney Ophthalmologist | Ohio Vision | 937-492-8040
915 W Michigan St

Sidney, OH 45365

  • Dr.
    John J. Wilding

    Dr. Wilding is board certified in Ophthalmology and received his medical degree from the Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine, Kirksville, Missouri. He actively participates in seminars and lectures bringing his patients the most recent advances in vision care. He is a member of the American Academy of Sports Vision, the Columbus Academy of Osteopathic Medicine, and the Ophthalmological Associate of Research to Prevent Blindness.

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  • Dr.
    William E. Schemmel

    Dr. Schemmel is an optometrist board certified by the Ohio State Optometric Board. He received his degree from The Ohio State University in 1992. He served as a U.S. Army Paratrooper and Optometrist in the 82nd Airborne Division, as well as an Optometric Consultant, attached to the 3rdSpecial Forces Group in Ft. Bragg, North Carolina from 1995 to 1997. Prior to that he was a staff optometrist at Womack Army Hospital and the Assistant Chief of Optometry Services, as well as Quality Assurance Coordinator at Ft. Bragg.

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1:00 pm-4:30 pm


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