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Dr. Elliott Shapiro, Family Optometry Inc - Eye Doctors in San Diego California

Dr. Elliott Shapiro, Dr. Ying Liu (who speaks Chinese), Dr. Andrea Russo & Dr. Courtney Cape provide complete eye care services and contact lenses in San Diego; we truly care about the health of your eyes and provide comprehensive vision care to all family members.

We are conveniently located in La Jolla Village, California, and service University City. We are your local Optometrist, offering you and your family top quality eye care delivered with unsurpassed customer service.

We stock Contact lenses, and we offer Eye exams, Emergency Treatment as well as the Management of Ocular Diseases.

Dr. Elliott Shapiro, Family Optometry Inc. accepts a number of Insurance plans to help cover the cost depending on your individual needs.

Visit us at our vision center, which can be found by Lenscrafters at La Jolla Village Drive in San Diego, 92122.  Call us at (858) 771-2165 to make an appointment or Click here to schedule an appointment online.

Meet Our Eye Doctors

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Dr. Liu is Chinese-speaking

NVISION Dark 2

Dr. Partnered with NVision for all of your Lasik needs - if you are even considering Lasik surgery, come in to discuss your options with Dr. Shapiro.

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CooperVision® MiSight® 1 day

The cornerstone of a comprehensive myopia management approach, MiSight® 1 day is a daily wear, single-use contact lens that has been clinically proven and FDA-approved to slow the progression of myopia (nearsightedness) when initially prescribed for children 8-12 years old.

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Check out Some of Our Eye Care Services

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Ortho - K

Orthokeratology, commonly called ortho-k, is a method used to correct myopia (nearsightedness) by wearing rigid gas permeable contact lenses overnight, so that no vision correction is needed during daytime hours.

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What is Dry Eyes?

Symptoms of dry eye syndrome can be a combination of dry, itchy eyes, burning, irritation or watery eyes. There are many treatment options for dry eyes. Learn about symptoms and how to relieve them.

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Thorough Eye Exams

Learn more about what problems can be spotted with an eye exam, what’s involved in a comprehensive exam, and special considerations for kids and contacts.

Let’s Be Friends!

We welcome your feedback and appreciate your time in helping us find new ways to make our patient services exceed your expectations!

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Maculogix

Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is the leading cause of blindness in adults. When caught early, vision loss can be prevented. Did you know age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is more common than glaucoma? Get tested to detect AMD early, before it takes its toll on your vision.

What is an Optomap Image?

The optomap ultra-widefield retinal image is a unique technology that captures more than 80% of your retina in one panoramic image while traditional imaging methods typically only show 15% of your retina at one time. Learn More

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Eye Emergencies

If you experience loss of vision, double vision, swelling, infection or any eye emergency, contact us immediately for guidance. We’ll help you with the best treatment to prevent complications and promote long-lasting clear eyesight.

Please call our office at: 416-961-6671 for further instructions. Use your best judgment on urgency, if you feel your need to find the nearest emergency room.

Specialty Contact Lenses | Hybrid, Corneal GP & Scleral Lenses

Synergeyes Contacts in San Diego, CA

The SynergEyes® family of lenses offered at our eye care clinic in University City, San Diego, CA fulfills the original goal of providing a solution that addresses the full continuum of vision needs by providing excellent visual acuity and all day comfort.

Eye Exams for Contact Lenses

A good contact lens fit starts with a thorough eye exam to ensure the most up-to-date prescription and rule out any pre-existing conditions that could interfere with contact lens wear.

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What's New

As we age our eyes start to change, but that doesn’t mean you have to struggle with declining vision. Find out what you can do to maintain eye health after the age of 50.

Although COVID is still present in our lives, we are slowly returning to a semi-normal life. With so many disruptions this past year, the one thing that should be consistent is your child's back-to-school eye evaluations.

If you wear contact lenses, you likely appreciate the freedom it provides. But did you know that wearing contact lenses in water or while sleeping can damage your eyes?

Choosing the right eye drops to relieve dry eye syndrome can be a real challenge, as there are several brands and products on the market. Learn all about the types of artificial tears available and start feeling better today.

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Dr. Elliott Shapiro, Family Optometry Inc.

4353 La Jolla Village Dr Ste H-20
San Diego, CA 92122
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