VisionSource! - North America's Premier Network of Private Practice Optometrists
North America's Premier Network of Private Practice Optometrists







Vision Source team dedicated to

“Excellence in Eye Care”


In June, 2007, Dr. Robert Janot assumed full ownership and operation of the Vision Clinic located on Maplewood Drive in Sulphur, which is now Dr. Robert Janot – Vision Source.  Dr. Janot’s Vision Source team features a staff committed to providing “Excellence in Eye Care”.   They have been providing eyecare in SWLA for over 30 years.  In August, 2016, Dr. J. Madison Hayes joined Dr. Janot as a full time Optometric Physician.


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Dr. Janot & Dr. Hayes specialize in diagnosing and treating eye diseases including glaucoma, cataracts, allergy eyes, foreign substances in the eyes, pink eyes, and dry eyes.  They are also a contact lens specialists, offering the latest lenses to help make your vision as close to perfect as it can be.  


Dr. Janot’s Vision Source offers the latest technology in eye care, featuring state-of-the-art totally automated eye examinations with the TRS-5100 refracting system.  They are the first in all of Southwest Louisiana to offer this technology! Additionally, Vision Source features the Optomap Daytona Retinal Exam, a non-invasive method of assessing the health of the eye without the need for dilating eye drops, in most cases.  Dr. Janot's is the only eyecare practice in SWLA to offer the new Spectralis scanning laser imaging system.   This system is a quick, painless method for early detection and follow up of Glaucoma, Macular Degeneration, and Diabetic Eye Disease.


Fashion eyewear abounds at Dr. Janot’s Vision Source! Name brands such as ProDesignMichael Kors, Cole Haan, BCBG, and Silhouette Crystal Eyewear are some of the many offered.  Dr. Janot's Vision Source is also your sunglass headquarters offering the latest styles including Ray Ban, Maui Jim and Costa.  For golfers, fishermen, and all outdoor enthusiasts, Maui Jim & Costa sunwear are the leaders in sun protection and optical clarity, available in many styles and colors, with and without prescription!


When it comes to advanced eyeglass lens materials, they offer only the best! Whether it is the newest indoor-to-out changeable Transitions VII lenses, super thin and light lenses with anti glare treatment, polarized sunglasses, or the latest progressive (lineless) bifocals in Tru Clear High Definition lenses, Dr. Janot’s Vision Source team can customize a product that will perform second to none.

Practice Recognitions:

  • Because they achieved such rapid growth in 2007, Dr. Janot’s Vision Source was nominated for the 2007-2008 “Practice of the Year” by the national executive team of Vision Source, LLP. His practice was one of only 19 nominated throughout all of North America.
  • In the summer of 2008, Dr. Janot was voted Louisiana’s “Optometrist of the Year” by his peers. This marked the 4th time since 1989 that he was honored by this award.   He became certified as a Diplomate in the Amercian Board of Optometry in March, 2014. 
  • In June, 2015 Dr. Janot was awarded the "James D. Sandefur Distinguished Service Award" by the Optometry Association of Louisiana, recognizing his outstanding contribution to Optometry in Louisiana.  Also, Shonna Daigle, CPO, was honored by being named state "Paraoptometric of the Year" by the Optometry Association of Louisiana Paraoptometric Section.
  • In September, 2011, Dr. Janot's Vision Source was named "Business of the Month" by the West Calcasieu Chamber of Commerce.
  • Dr. Janot’s staff features opticians and paraoptometric professionals who are nationally certified. They are committed to excellence through local, state, and national continuing education programs and testing.  In fact, 5 of Dr. Janot’s staff members are currently certified by the American Optometric Association and 1 other is studying to become an optometrist.  Only a few practices nationwide demonstrate this level of commitment to the profession of Optometry through continued education and certification.

Dr. Janot & Dr. Hayes are members of Vision Source, the nation’s number one network of private practice optometrists. Founded in 1991, Vision Source® is North America’s largest network of private practice optometrists. …..With more than 2,800 offices and 5,300 members in the United States and Canada, Vision Source consists of the most influential experts in the eye care industry.