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Dr. Elliott Shapiro, Family Optometry Inc. Leading Eye Care Services in San Diego, California

At Dr. Elliott Shapiro, Family Optometry Inc., vision center, near you, healthy eyes and sharp eyesight are our mission.

We provide a full range of eye care services to meet all of your visual needs! Our family-friendly practice offers comprehensive eye exams, treatment for ocular disease, co-management for LASIK, emergency assistance and more, for adults and children. We are located conveniently in San Diego, California. Giving you easy access from many nearby communities.

For friendly and professional service, Call us for an appointment! (858) 771-2165

Regular eye exams with a qualified optometrist are critical to promoting your healthy eyes. It doesn’t matter whether you wear eyeglasses or contact lenses, or if you have no vision complaints. Comprehensive eye examinations are recommended for everyone, regardless of age or health condition. We invite all members of your family to schedule an eye exam in our clinic, and all neighboring areas in California.

Dr. ShapiroIf you need vision testing or a routine eye examination, our expert optometrist, Dr. Shapiro will inspect your eyes using the latest diagnostic technology, along with experience and first-rate skill. We are qualified and experienced with treating many common eye diseases and conditions, such as dry eyes, glaucoma, macular degeneration, cataracts and Diabetic retinopathy.

We are aware that it can be expensive to provide your entire family with professional eye care services and quality prescription eyewear. At Dr. Elliott Shapiro, Family Optometry Inc., we want everyone to enjoy clear vision and benefit from our expert Optometrists. That’s why we are committed to helping our patients find ways to reduce the cost of their eye health and vision care. Medical and vision insurance plans both offer effective solutions.

Our eye care clinic will assist you to make the most of your insurance coverage. There are significant differences between medical health insurance plans and vision insurance, and many patients do not fully understand their benefits. We’ll be pleased to review your policy with you to explain what you are entitled to receive. We aim to make your eye care as cost-effective as possible!

We welcome you to benefit from our extensive range of efficient services at Dr. Elliott Shapiro, Family Optometry Inc.!

Our optometry practice, at 4353 La Jolla Village Drive, Suite H-20, San Diego, California, offers:

Comprehensive Eye Exams

A complete evaluation of your eyes checks for much more than sharp vision and is
recommended routinely for people of all ages. Our eye doctors will check your
retina for any signs of disease, taking your personal health condition or
contact lenses into consideration.
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Pediatric Eye Exams

Eyesight and learning are linked strongly, therefore it’s critical to diagnose any pediatric vision problems as early as possible. With a kind and gentle manner, our eye doctors in Grove City and North Columbus, OH, are experienced at performing these exams.
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Dry Eye Syndrome

Insufficient moisture on the surface of your eyes causes this irritating condition. Symptoms include redness, soreness and an inability to wear contact lenses comfortably. We will assess your condition and provide effective treatment.
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Advanced Technology

Our clinics, in North Columbus and Grove City, OH, are furnished with the latest diagnostic
technology and optometric tools. We are committed to staying current with
medical advances, so that you receive optimal care for your vision and eyes.
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Computer Vision Syndrome

A contemporary, common problem, computer vision syndrome can cause eye strain, irritation or muscle pain. Extended periods of time spent gazing at a computer screen are to blame. Our eye doctors can suggest various strategies and solutions to help alleviate your discomfort.
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OPTOS Retinal Exam

Our thorough eye evaluations include the Optomap Retinal Exam, which provides a detailed image of your retina and a permanent record to save for future comparisons. Quick and painless, the Optomap exam offers many diagnostic advantages.
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Orthokeratology

With Ortho-k, specialized contact lenses are worn while sleeping. These lenses reshape your cornea, which is the front surface of your eye, thereby correcting some cases of astigmatism and nearsightedness.
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Management of Ocular Disease

If you’ve been diagnosed with diabetic retinopathy, cataracts, macular degeneration, glaucoma or other ocular disease, we’ll help take care of your eyes to prevent vision loss in the future.
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Refractive Surgery Co-Management

Are you interested in having a laser procedure done to correct your vision? Consult with us to determine whether a refractive procedure is a good option for you. We offer complete preoperative and postoperative care for these surgeries.
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LASIK Surgery

LASIK may be a solution for you if you’re ready to get rid of your eyeglasses and/or contact lenses! We’ll meet with you in our Grove City and North Columbus, OH, offices to discuss the possibility of LASIK.
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Glaucoma Testing

To check for signs of glaucoma, we will measure your internal eye pressure and perform a detailed scan of your retina. This disease is often symptom less during the early stages, so it’s important to come in for routine examinations.
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Eye Emergencies

We are qualified to help treat eye emergencies. If you suffer irritation from a foreign substance in your eye, or damage due to a foreign object that gets stuck in your eye, we are here for you! Contact us immediately for guidance in the event of an emergency.
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Red, Pink or Sore Eyes?

If you suspect that you have an eye infection, we are certified to diagnose your condition and provide treatment. No need to always rush to your primary physician!
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Are you interested in wearing contact lenses, or need a new pair of lenses? Our optometrists will perform a detailed contact lens fitting, including for hard-to-fit patients. If you have a current contact lens prescription, we stock all the top brand-name lenses in many types. When your supply of contacts runs low, it’s easy and convenient to replenish from our San Diego office.

We look forward to taking a look at your eyes
and preserving your crisp, healthy vision!

Please don’t forget to make an appointment to see our Eye Care Specialist

 

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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.

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Dr. Elliott Shapiro, Family Optometry Inc. Local Eye Doctor San Diego, California

LASIK & Refractive Surgery Co-Management

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Dr. Elliott Shapiro, Family Optometry Inc. Local Contact Lens supplier, San Diego, California

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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child sleeping with vision correcting contact lenses from Dr. Elliott Shapiro, Family Optometry

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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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.

comprehensive eye exam and vision testing

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.

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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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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.

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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Glaucoma is a group of eye diseases causing damage to the optic nerve that can lead to vision loss or blindness. While there is a lot of information out there on glaucoma, there are also many misconceptions. Read on to learn to discover the REAL facts.
Contact lenses that don’t fit properly can cause discomfort and even eye damage. During a contact lens exam, your eye doctor will perform various tests to ensure you get the right prescription and the proper fit.
The older one gets, the more the eye changes and the higher the risk of developing sight-threatening conditions. Learn about why middle-aged people need reading glasses and when to visit the eye doctor.
Diabetic retinopathy is a potentially sight-threatening condition caused by high blood sugar levels in diabetics. Fortunately, your eye doctor can advise on how to manage and reduce the risk of developing it.
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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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