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At Allied Gardens Family Optometry, we strive to meet all of your eye and vision care needs. Corrective lens evaluations and prescription management are provided by our optometrist in San Diego. After a comprehensive eye and vision evaluation, Dr. Rosina Cullins will discuss the variety of contact lens options with you to select the type that best fits your vision needs and lifestyle. If you suffer from dry eye, allergies, or recurring eye infections, speak with our staff to determine whether contact lenses are right for you.

Evaluation

Prior to prescribing contact lenses, Dr. Cullins determines what level of vision correction you require. Refractive error (commonly known as nearsightedness, farsightedness, or astigmatism depending on the error) is evaluated by measuring how the eyes focus when a series of different lenses are placed in front of them. An optometrist may use either a phoropter or an automated instrument to take these measurements. To schedule an appointment for a vision evaluation with our San Diego optometrist, call 619-583-1000 today.

Corrective Lenses

After determining the level of refractive error, Dr. Cullins works with you to determine whether contact lenses or glasses are best for your lifestyle. If you suffer from certain conditions, such as dry eye or allergies, glasses may be the most comfortable corrective solution. Contact lenses are available in either soft or rigid gas permeable form. Contact lenses need to be changed daily, weekly, bi-weekly, or monthly, depending on what type of lens you select. Specialized contact lenses, such as bifocal contact lenses, are also available for patients with special eye conditions. Call us at 619-583-1000 if you are interested in learning if contact lenses are a good fit for you.

Cosmetic Lenses

Advances in contact lens technology have created great options for cosmetic and prosthetic lenses. Custom contact lenses can be created to camouflage any color variation or irregularity and produce a natural eye color. Cosmetic lenses are also available to transform your eye color. Call us at 619-583-1000 and speak to our knowledgeable staff if you are interested in modifying or changing your eye color with contact lenses.

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  • I've been going to Dr. Cullin's for several years. She is extremely patient and gentle. Her staff is awesome. I highly recommend them for eye care.

    - Ann H. / San Diego, CA

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Hours of Operation

Monday

Dr. Huynh

9:30am- 6:00pm

Tuesday

Dr. Cullins

9:30am- 5:30pm

Wednesday

Dr. Huynh

9:30 - 5:30pm

Thursday

Dr. Cullins

9:30am- 5:30pm

Friday

Dr. Cullins

9:30am- 5:30pm

Saturday

Closed

Sunday

Closed

Monday
Dr. Huynh 9:30am- 6:00pm
Tuesday
Dr. Cullins 9:30am- 5:30pm
Wednesday
Dr. Huynh 9:30 - 5:30pm
Thursday
Dr. Cullins 9:30am- 5:30pm
Friday
Dr. Cullins 9:30am- 5:30pm
Saturday
Closed
Sunday
Closed