Since 2001, 20/20 Vision Care has been dedicated to providing the highest level of professional skill and technological advances in eye care to the residents of the Jackson-Metro area. Our staff consists of board-certified optometrists and experienced opticians, allowing us to provide high quality, comprehensive eye care. We provide extensive services such as Routine Medical Eye Care, Contact Lenses, and Emergency Eye Care. Call us today for an appointment or contact us online.

Our entire staff, at 20/20 Vision Care, strives to work as a team to deliver exceptional eye care for you and your family in a comfortable environment. We want you to remember us not only for our quality of eye care, but also for the consideration with which that care was given.


DrJoseph_Color_250Joseph J. Joseph, O.D. — Optometrist

Dr. Joseph is a native of Kosciusko, MS and has eight brothers and sisters. He graduated from Kosciusko High School, attended Christian Brothers College in Memphis and the University of Mississippi in Oxford. He is a graduate of Southern College of Optometry in Memphis and is a licensed optometrist in Mississippi.

Dr. Joseph was an optometry officer in the U.S. Air Force serving at Clinton Sherman Air Base in Oklahoma. He has practiced optometry in Mississippi in Lexington, Kosciusko and Jackson. He has been associated with Dr. Pace since 1996. In 2001, he and Dr. Pace moved to the current 20/20 Vision Care location in Pearl, MS.

Dr. Joseph enjoys fitting contact lenses including bifocal contact lenses. Besides general vision care, he also provides limited vision therapy services. He works best with patients who have suffered vision problems due to head injury, with those who have motion sickness due to vision problems, and with children who have vision development delays that slow their progress in school.

He is married to the former Martha Gaudet of Jackson. They have one son, Jacob, who lives in Baltimore.

Organization Affiliations:

  • Member of Mississippi Optometric Association
  • Member of the American Optometric Association

DrPace_Color_250 J. 
Minor Pace, O.D. — Optometrist

Dr. Pace is a primary care optometrist serving patients of all ages. He provides a wide variety of vision services including prescribing glasses and contact lenses for children and adults, diagnosing and managing eye diseases and more.

Originally from Forest, MS, Dr. Pace graduated from the University of Mississippi, and then from Southern College of Optometry in Memphis in 1984. Dr. Pace and Dr. Joseph moved to the current 20/20 Vision Care location in 2001 and have enjoyed practicing here together ever since.

Dr. Pace works diligently to be one of the finest eye care providers in Central Mississippi. Dr. Pace’s passion is Family Eye Care. His practice consists of patients of all age groups and visual/ocular problems. Dr. Pace has dedicated his professional career to bringing the highest level of vision/eye care to his patients.

Dr. Pace lives in Brandon, and has two children, Jessica and Jeffery.

Organization Affiliations:

  • Member of Mississippi Optometric Association
  • Member of the American Optometric Association

Meet the Staff

The staff at 20/20 Vision Care is another part of what makes our office special. We strive for personal, friendly service
— with every visit.

Meet our Opticians

Dan Ellis, Optician and Office Manager

Bryan Beeson, Optician and Optical Lab Technician

Greg Puckett, Optician


Support Staff
Lynn Nicholson, Receptionist
Melanie Kennedy, Receptionist & Technician
Sarah Donald, Receptionist & Technician
Ann, Insurance and Billing