Doctors & Staff
Meet the experienced and friendly doctors and staff who make Professional Eye Care Benson the leading provider of vision care products and services in Benson.
Dr. R. Max Raynor
Dr. Raynor has served the people of Sampson,Johnston and surrounding counties for almost thirty years. He opened the Roseboro office in 1986, the Benson practice in 1998, and more recently expanded to Clinton in 2003. Dr. Raynor is committed to providing the ultimate in preventative primary eye care. His offices provide state of the art diagnostic testing for diabetic eye disease, cataracts, macular degeneration, dry eye disorders, glaucoma and other diseases of the eye. He and Dr. Faircloth bring almost 50 years of experience in the management and treatment of all aspects of primary eye care. Dr. Raynor served as the 2007 president of the North Carolina State Optometric Society and remains an active member. He serves on the Board of Directors of Four Oaks Bank & Trust. He is currently a Commissioner for the Town of Benson. He was a medical reviewer for the North Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles for almost ten years. He is also North Carolina’s trustee for the Southern Council of Optometry, the largest educational meeting for primary eye care doctors in the world. He also serves on the boards of the Benson Area Ministerial Association’s board (Food Pantry) and Not Just Another Community Center. Dr. Raynor lives in Benson with his wife, Teresa. He has four children. His oldest son, John, played professional baseball and was in the major leagues with the Pittsburgh Pirates in 2010. His oldest daughter, Anna, was an All-American in the javelin and was a member of the United States track team (Team USA) in 2007. His youngest daughter, Mary Beth, is an accomplished equestrian. His youngest son, Will, is a freshman at NC State University.
Dr. Ron C. Faircloth
Dr. Ron Faircloth is a native of Sampson County and graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree from North Carolina State University in 1993. He earned his Doctor of Optometry degree in 1997 from Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, Tennessee. He is a longstanding member of the American Optometric Association, the North Carolina State Optometric Society and the Sandhills Optometric Society. He is a member of the Clinton Rotary Club and also has served as a board member on the Sampson County Department of Health for the past nine years. He is an active member of the Long Branch Baptist Church where he serves as pianist. Dr. Faircloth has been in practice at Professional Eye Care since 1997. He lives in Autryville, N.C. with his wife, Heather, and their two children, Cullen and Miles.