Swell Mentions

Articles about Swell Vision Center in the news.


June 15, 2020

9 Close-to-Perfect Exam Rooms for Opticians and Optometrists


January 27, 2020

“In the small town of Leland, NC, cutting edge eyecare and rare frames are served up with a craft beer and your favorite tunes — all in the company of a dog named Horatio.”


July 31, 2019

“Swell Vision Center has been recognized as one of America’s Finest Optical Retailers by INVISION, the magazine for the American eyecare professional. The Leland, NC-based business was named an Honorable Mention in the international contest.”

Brunswick Forest

March 22, 2018

“Celebrating two years in April, Swell Vision Center is located in the heart of The Villages at Brunswick Forest. An independent, full-service optometry practice, Swell Vision has created a unique, innovative and inviting space that feels more like you’re walking into a day spa rather than an eye care center.”

Review of Optometry

December 15, 2017

“Dr. Scibal, of Leland, NC, uses frosted barn doors to section off his office space when needed—and they wooed this year’s judges.”

“We’ve all been to very stale and boring doctors offices – not the case with Swell Vision Center. As a part of your initial consult, his team will ask you what YOUR music preferences are, then when you show up for your next appointment… the tunes you love will be playing.”

The Forest Life Show

April 19, 2017

“Michael Braddock interviews our very own Brunswick Forest optometrist! Dr. Craig Scibal is a southern gentleman who has found home here in our Brunswick Forest Villages.”

“After looking at the growth rate of Brunswick County, I was certain that the area was underserved in the eye-care industry. I love eastern North Carolina so it just made perfect sense to open up in Brunswick Forest.”