Our team is composed of eye health professionals who are dedicated to our patients. We will do everything we can to ensure you have a pleasant visit every time. We will answer any questions you have and also make sure your concerns are taken care of.

Our entire team is dedicated to education. We are constantly learning so that we can provide the highest quality care for your eyes.

We want you to feel as confident in our staff as we are. We hope to foster this with every phone call and every conversation that you have with our staff. We are dedicated to always treating you with respect while helping you in any way you need.

If you have any questions about our staff, don’t hesitate to contact us today at (972) 208-5757.


Ken M. Kirkland, O.D.

Dr. Kirkland graduated from Georgia Southern University in 1981. In 1985 he received his Doctor of Optometry degree from Southern College of Optometry in Memphis Tennessee. He is also licensed in Therapeutic Optometry and is certified in glaucoma and oral medicine. While working at a lasik surgery center, he performed over 25,000 pre and post op exams. Dr. Kirkland opened Legacy Vision in 2003 and has built a large and loyal patient base that continues to grow each and every year. He has been practicing in the Plano area since 1995. He is committed to giving his patients the best care using the most current state of the art technology available. He is a member of the TOA, AOA, Plano Chamber of Commerce, Dr. Kirkland enjoys spending time with wife Nancy, a Nurse Practitioner and his step-son Brent. He also enjoys traveling, golf, and getting together with friends.

Keith Parks, Doctors Technician

Keith graduated from Lake Highlands High School. Keith has an Associate’s degree in Applied Science. He has been with Dr. Kirkland since 1995. Keith performs all pretesting which includes taking images with the Optos Digital Imaging, visual fields, autorefractor, abberometer, fundus photos and soon will be operating the Cirrus OCT. He also works in the optical lab making sure that the patients glasses are made to the doctors prescription using state of the art equipment. He is currently working on his Para Optometric Certification. In his spare time Keith enjoys fishing, camping, cooking, and all outdoor activities.

Trish Todd, ABOC-CPO, Office Manager

Trish graduated from South Garland High in 1982. She has spent most of her career in Customer Service. In 1999 she began her optical career working with Dr. Kirkland at a lasik center in Plano. There she became part of the surgery team until 2003. She went with Dr. Kirkland when he opened his new office. She is an ABO Certified Optician and an AOA Certified Para Optometric. She is currently a member of the Opticians Association of America, where she volunteers for the Association as needed. She is certified in insurance billing and collecting. She will be happy to answer any insurance questions you may have. She has 2 children and enjoys spending time with her 3 grandchildren. Trish is a breast cancer survivor and spends time raising money and awareness towards the cause.

Nita Perkins, Receptionist

Nita has worked in Customer Service since graduating from Plano East in 1983. She joined Legacy Vision in 2007. Nita handles all Insurance verification along with any questions you may have about your benefits. She is an excellent Frame Stylist along with contact lens training and ordering. She works closely with the labs staying on top of all the latest products available ensuring that our customers are getting the best quality lenses for their individual needs. She is currently working towards her American Board of Optician’s Certification. Nita is married and one son. She enjoys spending time with her family.

Sonya Justice, Front Desk/Technician

Sonya started working with Dr. Kirkland in 2007. She is responsible for Insurance verification along with all the front desk duties. She’s also the Technicians back up. Sonya has 3 children and 1 grandchild. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She enjoys cooking and trying new recipes.