Doctors & Staff
Meet the experienced and friendly doctors and staff who make Cheyne Eye Center the leading provider of vision care products and services.
Chris Cheyne, OD
My passion as the CEO of Cheyne Eye Center is to make our patient’s experience incomparable. I want to not only provide our patients with the best possible vision, but also leave them thrilled that they chose us as their eye care provider. I continually work with my team to provide the best customer service and the best products. Quality and efficiency are of utmost importance in everything we do. I grew up in Granbury and had an incredible family that raised me to value customer service and community.
Robert Yeaman, OD
Dr. Yeaman received his Bachelors degree in 1985 from the California State University at Sacramento. He attended the University of Houston College of Optometry, earning his Doctorate in 1989, and is Board Certified as an Optometric Glaucoma Specialist. He has been a member of the American Optometric Association since 1985 and the Texas Optometric Association since 1989. He has previously served as President of the Mid-Texas Optometric Society. He joined Cheyne Eye Center in 2002. Prior to joining Dr. Cheyne, he practiced with Vision Source – Arlington, and South Harbor Eye Care in Granbury.
Courtney Cheyne Cobbs, OD
Dr. Courtney Cheyne Cobbs is a native of Granbury, Texas and a graduate of Granbury High School. She completed her undergraduate degree at Harding University in Searcy, Arkansas. She then received her Doctor of Optometry degree from the University of Houston College of Optometry where she received extensive training in all aspects of eye care including the treatment of ocular disease and trauma, pre- and post-operative care, contact lenses, pediatrics, primary vision care and binocular vision. She is a member of many professional organizations including the American Optometric Association and the Texas Optometric Association. Dr. Cobbs has been in private practice since 1993 and holds Optometric Licenses in South Carolina, Wyoming, Utah and Texas. She is committed to serving the community through high quality, personalized eye care and the treatment of vision and ocular health with a special interest in families, children and the specialized fitting of contact lenses in a pleasant, efficient and professional environment. Dr. Cobbs enjoys sports of all kinds, working out, family, friends and Church. She spends a large part of her summers serving at Incomparable Camp Ozark in Mt. Ida, Arkansas where she began working in 1989. Dr. Cobbs is extremely proud to be a member of Cheyne Eye Center and to serve the residents of Hood County.
Manuel Debesa, OD
Dr. Debesa was born in Santiago, Chile. He is fluent in Spanish and English. At the age of nine, he and his family moved to Weatherford, Texas. After graduating from Weatherford High School in 1980, he received his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Houston in 1984, followed by his Doctorate of Optometry at the University of Houston, College of Optometry in 1988. He obtained his Therapeutic Optometrist certification in 1997. Dr. Debesa resided and worked in Houston until moving back home to Weatherford in 2004.
CPOA, NCLEC, Practice Manager
My family and I have lived in Granbury since 1998. My wonderful husband and I have 5 fantastic boys and 1 sweet, sassy little girl. We enjoy spending time together as a family swimming and cooking out. In my spare time, I enjoy reading and spending time laughing with my friends.
I have been a member of the Cheyne Eye Center family since 2012. I love my work family and helping people see better. It is truly a blessing to be a part of this team.
CPOA, CPOC, Insurance Coordinator
My family moved to Granbury in 2001. I have been at Cheyne Eye Center since 2002. Most of my free time is spent with my 4 kiddos, enjoying games and the outside. Most people know me by my cRaZy hair.
Patient Care Coordinator
Julie Ann joined our team in 2018 and has been an incredible asset. She greets our patients with a smile, loves her family and loves Jesus.
CPO, technician and doctor scribe
Leah was born and raised in Utah and moved here to Granbury in September of 2018. She has been married for 4 years and has a 2 year old son. She enjoy being outdoors and spending time with my little family! You will not find anyone more kind than Leah.
CPO, Patient Care Coordinator
Amy moved here to Granbury from Detroit Michigan in 2016. She lives here with her family and two furbabies. Animals and reading along with anything science are her biggest interests. She joined the Cheyne Eye Center family in 2016. Amy takes care of much that happens with patients checking in or out and juggles contact lens orders like a pro.
CPO, Lead Technician, technician and doctor scribe
Cynthia joined the CEC team in August of 2018. She is fluent in Spanish and English as well. She is incredibly dedicated to our patients and helps prepare them to see the doctor. She is very reliable and extremely kind.
Elizabeth has an amazing eye for detail and makes sure that every pair of glasses that comes out of our office passes her rigorous standards. She cuts and mounts lenses into whatever frame our patients choose with impecable skill. She has decades of experience working in the industry and is a wonderful asset to you getting the vision that the doctor prescribed.
Optical Manager, Optician
Robert brings a wealth of experience to CEC. He joined our family in February of 2020. Robert grew up in the industry as both of his parents were opticians in Abilene.
They ran a very successful optical there for many years. Robert is great with people and can handle all of your optical needs.