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University Optometry
Est. 1971

University Optometry, your local Eye Care Specialists, serving all of your family’s vision care needs.

Our doctors Ratinoff, Yim, and Nguyen provides quality eye care services and vision care products in Palo Alto; we truly care about the health of your eyes, and offer local vision care to all family members. We are conveniently located near you in Palo Alto, California and service, Silicon Valley and the San Francisco Bay Area.

University Optometry stocks Designer Frames and Sunglasses, Contact Lenses, and we offer Eye Exams, Emergency Treatment as well as the Management of Ocular Diseases.

The local Palo Alto Optometrist near you, offering you and your family top quality eye care delivered with unsurpassed customer service.

University Optometry accepts a number of Insurance plans to help cover the cost depending on your individual needs.

Meet Our Optometrists

Dr Dennis Ratinoff

Dennis E. Ratinoff, OD

dr nguyen

Ann Nguyen, OD

Dr Christine Yim

Dr. Christine Yim

: University Optometry vision center:

  • 725 University Avenue, Suite A
  • Palo Alto, California, 94301-2148

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Amazing Designer Brands At Our Palo Alto Optical

Our range of optical frames is extensive and full of world-famous designer brand names. Browse our Designer Frames page for more brands we carry.

What If...?

…your reading issues are an eye not aligning properly?
…your children’s learning difficulties are due to their sight?
…sudden variations in vision are other health problems?
…your child sitting so close to the TV is a vision problem?
…your vision issues are due to medications you are taking?

They say that the eyes are the windows to the soul but they are also the windows to early detection of eye and systemic disease like; stroke, diabetes, etc.

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