The optometry team provides vision care services including eye exams, contact lens fitting, frames and sunglasses, and more.

The Optometry Department provides primary vision care services to all NEMS members. If you need eyeglasses or contact lenses, you can order them at the Optometry Department, where you can choose from a large selection of frames, including designer brands. Optometry services are currently available at 1520 Stockton Street and 2574 San Bruno Avenue in San Francisco, 211 Eastmoor Avenue in Daly City, and 1870 Lundy Avenue in San Jose.

Eye conditions requiring medical care, such as cataract, glaucoma, and eye complications due to diabetes, can also be handled by our on-site ophthalmologist or can be referred to an outside specialist.


  • Comprehensive eye examinations
  • Glaucoma screenings
  • Retinal examinations for diabetic patients
  • Contact lens fittings (not covered by Medi-Cal)
  • Eyeglasses and frames
  • Sunglasses

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As a NEMS patient, you have access to a group of multilingual, multicultural health care professionals. You can browse our list of health care providers below and search by language, ZIP code, or service/specialty.*

*Keyword searches are only available in English. You cannot search for terms in other languages using the “Search Provider/Clinic” field.

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