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Doctors & Staff

Meet the experienced and friendly doctors and staff who make South Haven Eyecare Associates, PLLC the leading provider of vision care products and services in South Haven.


Dr. AliceDr. Alice M. Bacak

Dr. Alice M. Bacak received her BS in Biology from The Ohio State University in 1984. In 1988, she received her O.D. degree from The Ohio State University College of Optometry.

Dr. Bacak is a member of the Contact Lens and Cornea Section of the American Optometric Association. She is an active member of the Michigan Optometric Association and the past president of the Southwestern Michigan Optometric Association. Dr. Bacak was also an officer of the South Haven Jaycees.


Dr. JDr. J. Alan Mannik

Dr. J. Alan Mannik received his BS in Biology from the University of Toledo in 1985. In 1989, he received his O.D. degree from The Ohio State University College of Optometry.

Dr. Mannik is an active member of The American Optometric Association, Michigan Optometric Association, and is a past president of the Southwestern Michigan Optometric Association. He is past president of the South Haven Rotary Club and past president of the South Haven Jaycees.

On a personal note, Dr. Mannik is a member and instructor with the National Ski Patrol System. Drs. Bacak and Mannik are a husband and wife team and reside in South Haven.


Our exceptional, friendly staff is our greatest asset.

They are excited about what they do, and they care personally about getting the best results for our patients. We will try to accommodate your busy schedule by finding appointments that suit your needs. We will help you understand your insurance coverage and if financial arrangements are necessary, we will be glad to help you develop a plan to make your vision care treatment possible.

Left to Right: Amy, our Insurance Billing Specialist who helps you understand your coverage and find the right  payment option. Skip the Optician who takes great pride in finding the perfect pair of eyeglasses for you, and Lynn our receptionist, who schedules your appointments and greets every one with a smile.

Left to Right: Amy, our Insurance Billing Specialist who helps you understand your coverage and find the right payment option. Skip the Optician who takes great pride in finding the perfect pair of eyeglasses for you, and Lynn our receptionist, who schedules your appointments and greets every one with a smile.