Optical Fashions Eye Care Clinic | La Crosse, WI

Meet Our Doctors

All of our doctors are trained to treat and manage medical conditions of the eye such as cataracts, glaucoma, macular degeneration, dry eye syndrome, and eye infections or irritations.  They are also trained to co-manage medical conditions of the body such as diabetes, high blood pressure, and autoimmune disorders.  They enjoy seeing patients of all ages.

They are all proud to be members of the American Optometric Association as well as the Wisconsin Optometric Association.



Optical Fashions Dr. Holly M. Fisher

Holly M. Fisher, O.D.

Dr. Fisher is a graduate of Sparta High School. She completed her Bachelor of Science degree at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire and obtained her Doctorate of Optometry degree from the University of Missouri, in St. Louis in 1998. She won the Young Optometrist of the Year award in 2006 for the state of Wisconsin. Dr. Fisher became a Diplomate of the American Board of Optometry* in 2013. She is a member of La Crosse Valley View Rotary.

Dr. Fisher and her husband Clay enjoy staying active with their two children, Andrew and Ava.


Optical Fashions Dr. Brenda S. Wedig

Brenda S. Wedig, O.D.

Dr. Wedig received her Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse in 2004. During this time, she was introduced to the world of optometry by working at Optical Fashions. She then obtained her Doctorate of Optometry degree from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 2008. Dr. Wedig became a Diplomate of the American Board of Optometry* in 2014.

Dr. Wedig enjoys spending time with her husband and their two young daughters. She also enjoys traveling and spending time with friends and family.


Optical Fashions Dr. Kendra E. Garbrecht

Kendra E. Garbrecht, O.D.

Dr. Garbrecht received her Bachelor of Science degree from University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire in 2000, and obtained her Doctorate of Optometry degree from Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago in 2005. Dr. Garbrecht became a Diplomate of the American Board of Optometry* in 2014. She is a member of the Onalaska Rotary.

Dr. Garbrecht now enjoys seeing patients of all ages after spending a few years treating military service members at Fort McCoy. She takes pleasure in spending quality time with her family and friends. She and her husband are constantly inspired by their young son.


Mathew B. Mergenthaler, O. D.

Dr. Mergenthaler is an area native, graduating from Onalaska High School. He attended the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire where he received his Bachelors of Science in Biology, graduating with honors in 2010. He received his Doctorate of Optometry degree from the Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago, graduating with clinical distinction in 2014. 

With his free time, he enjoys hiking, fishing, golf and all things baseball.

*Board certification is based on high standards of knowledge and clinical skill in the field of Optometry.