Cost of Exams and Products

The Optometry Department will be closed for winter break beginning Mon, December 22nd and will reopen Mon, January 5th.

To make an appointment, call the Optometry Department at (858) 534-2602.

Hours

During academic quarters: Mon/Wed/Fri: 8am-4:00pm; Tue & Thu: 9am-4:00pm. We are closed for lunch from 12:00-12:30 p.m. We are also closed on weekends and all University holidays.

Insurance

Undergraduate and graduate students who are enrolled in the Blue View Vision Plan (Anthem) receive significant discounts on exams and products. Those with UC SHIP or RAFT are eligible for discounts only at the UCSD Student Health Services Optometry Clinic.

Costs for 2013-2014 (eff. 9/23/13)
EXAM UCSHIP with Blue View Vision UCSHIP or RAFT
without Blue View Vision
Without UCSHIP
Comprehensive $10 $45 $70
Contact Lens $40 $80 $110
Contact Lens Astigmatism$60 $100 $130
Specialty Contact Lens $80$110 $140
Office Visit $30 $30 $50

PRODUCTS AVAILABLE UCSHIP or RAFT Anthem Blue View Vision Without UCSHIP
Contact Lenses 15% off retail priceSee Summary Prices vary
Frames and Lenses 15% off retail priceSee SummaryPrices vary
Sunglasses 15% off retail price See Summary Prices vary

No-Show Policy

A fee will be charged to your University account for appointment NO-SHOWs or failure to cancel at least 4 hours before your appointment. Late arrivals may be charged the no-show fee if there is insufficient time for the patient to be seen.

Exams - $20
Follow-Ups - $5
CLs Class - $5

List of optometry service providers in San Diego County for Graduate and Professional Students with GSHIP.

High quality designer frames are sold at low student prices. Some of the designer frames we carry include:

Calvin Klein
DKNY
Fossil
Guess
Kate Spade
Maui Jim
Nike
Oakley
Prada
Ray-Ban
Tory Burch
Versace

Spectacle lens material options include: aspheric design, thin lens design, anti-reflective coating, photochromic and progressive lenses.