Our Doctors

Dr. Peter Emer


Dr. Peter Emer founded Emer Eye Care in 1985 and has been serving our community with excellent eye care ever since. He has been active in the Greater Kenosha Lions Club and Kiwanis Club. He’s performed countless eye exams at no charge to Kenosha’s underprivileged population. Dr. Pete has led fourteen Lions Club eye mission trips to the Dominican Republic. For his dedication to the missions, he received the Vatican II award in 2012.

Dr. Ben Emer


Dr. Ben Emer was born and raised in Kenosha, WI. He graduated from the Illinois College of Optometry (ICO) in 2016. At ICO, Dr. Ben did rotations that specialized in vision therapy, ocular disease and contact lenses. He purchased Emer Eye Care in 2017, where he strives to continue the excellent, comprehensive patient care started by Dr. Pete over thirty-five years ago.

Dr. Rupal Clair


Dr. Rupal Clair is our new Optometrist at Emer Eye Care! A native of the suburbs of Chicago, Dr. Clair received her bachelor’s of science degree at DePaul University then went on to receive her Doctorate from The New England College of Optometry in Boston, MA. She has been practicing in southeast Wisconsin/northern Illinois for over a decade and joined our office in 2023.