| Optometry Clinic
 

 

VITAL INFORMATION
Customer Service:

(619) 532-9830

Front Desk:

(619) 532-5848

Clinic Hours:
M - F: 7:30AM - 4:00PM
Sat - Sun: Closed
Available At:
BMC North Island NAS

In case of an Eye Emergency:

 

During clinic hours call:
(619) 532-9830
A corpsman will assist you in determining the proper course of action.

 

After business hours call or visit the Emergency Room:

(619)-532-8274
Location: Bldg 1, Deck 1, NMCSD

Mission

 

The primary mission of the department is to correct vision problems of active duty personnel in the San Diego area so they are visually ready to perform their duties. Secondary missions include correcting the vision problems of other area beneficiaries, and providing clinical training for optometry students and ophthalmology residents.

 

 

Service Provided

 

Full scope optometric care for patients seven and up.

 

  • Comprehensive Eye Exams
  • Special Vision Tests
  • Driver’s License Renewal Exams
  • Medically Indicated Contact Lens Fitting and Education*
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Low Vision Patients
  • Aviation Physicals**
  • For all Optometry appointments please call the Appointment Desk: (619) 532-9830

 

*Contact Lens Fittings are available at the provider’s discretion

 

 

Special Services/Programs/Research

 

Low vision services for the partially sighted.

 

 


Optometric Services Are Provided at the Following Locations:  

  • Low vision services for the partially sighted.
  • Naval Station San Diego - Bldg 3300.1
  • Naval Air Station North Island - Bldg 601
  • Marine Corps Recruit Depot - Bldg 596
  • Naval Training Center - Bldg 624
  • Miramar Marine Corps Air Station - MCAS Bldg 2496

 

**Aviation Physicals are conducted at Naval Air Station North Island (NASNI) & Branch Medical Clinic Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) Miramar.

 

 

Who is Eligible to receive Spectacles?
  • All Active duty and retired service members.
  • Dependents are not eligible to receive spectacles.
  • Bifocals will take 6-8 weeks to be completed.
  • Single vision 7-10 working days.
  • Who is Eligible for Appointments?
  • All active duty service members and their dependents, all retirees and their dependents that are Tricare Prime, all retirees and their dependents over the age of 65.
  • All retirees and their dependents that are Tricare standard and below are on space availability only.