Meredith W. Morgan University Eye Center

UC Berkeley's Optometry Center - comprehensive eye care.

Contact Information

Phone: 510- 642-2020

Location

200 Minor Ln, Berkeley CA 94720

Hours

Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Saturday-Sunday 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

Services

  • Basic exam services, which includes prescriptions for glasses if needed, and ocular health screenings that screen for corneal disease, diabetes, cancer, diabetic & hypertensive retinopathy, glaucoma, ocular tumors, etc
  • Extra Services Offered at this location:
    • Binocular Vision Exams
    • Dry Eye Clinic
    • Infant & Toddler Exams
    • Low Vision Exams, Medical Eye Exams (for treating people with Cataracts, Glaucoma, and Diabetic Retinopathy)
    • Myopia Control Clinic
    • Neuro-Optometric Clinic
    • Refractive Surgery Center
    • Sports Vision Clinic
    • Special Visual Assessment Clinic
    • Digital Health Clinic
    • Visual Function Exams

Cost/Insurance

Accepted insurance: Medi-Cal, Medicare, VSP, Blue Shield, EyeMed, Medical Eye Services (MES), March Vision, SHIP, UC Care

Costs for people with no insurance/out of pocket:

  • Comprehensive Eye Exams: $114
  • Contact Lens Exams: Start at $143 *(Comprehensive Eye Exam Fee, plus the cost of the Evaluation/Fitting)
  • Contact Evaluations/Fittings: Range From $32-$750
  • Infant/Pediatric Exams: $148
  • BV Evaluation: $435 *(Covers 2 Appointments)
  • Low Vision: $274
  • SVAC Evaluation: Starts At $234 / VEP $175
  • Vision Functions Testing: Starting At $175
  • Ophthalmology Consultation: Start At $125 *(plus the cost of additional treatments. Treatment prices vary)
  • Emergency/Urgent Care Visits: Start At $125 *(Not including tests/procedures)
  • Eyewear:
  • Single Vision Lenses: Start at $95
  • Bifocal Lenses: Start at $140
  • Trifocal Lenses: Start at $160
  • Progressive Lenses: Start at $210
  • *Frame Prices Vary

Transportation

  • Directions from Interstate Highway I-80:

Take the University Avenue (Berkeley) exit. Drive east on University until it ends at Oxford. Turn left on Oxford. Turn right on Hearst. Turn right on Gayley Road and drive past the Greek Theatre to the stop sign at Rimway. Soon after passing Rimway, you will come to an intersection (Kleeberger Field will be on your left and the Haas School of Business will be on your right). Immediately after you pass the Haas School of Business, make a right onto the Campus Access Road, marked by a blue University Eye Center sign, and head down towards the clinic. The parking attendant will direct you to the reserved Optometry clinic parking spaces alongside the Minor Hall Addition.

  • Directions from Highway 13 or 24

Take the Berkeley exit and go straight (west) on Tunnel Road, which then becomes Ashby. Turn right on College Avenue. Turn right on Durant Ave. Turn left on Piedmont Ave. Immediately after you pass California Memorial Stadium, make a U-turn at the first stop sign and turn right onto the Campus Access Road, marked by a blue University Eye Center sign, and head down towards the clinic. The parking attendant will direct you to the reserved Optometry clinic parking spaces alongside the Minor Hall Addition.
Public transportation to the campus is readily available.
BART

  • From the Downtown Berkeley BART Station, take the Campus shuttle bus to College Ave. For BART information, call (510) 465-2278.

Campus Shuttle Bus: A campus shuttle bus stops across from the BART station at Shattuck and Center. For campus shuttle bus information, call (510) 642-5149

  • AC Transit Bus

For information on AC Transit buses, call (510) 642-5149 or visit http://www.actransit.org

What to bring

*Some form of identification
*Vouchers (if one has any)
*Health Insurance Card
*Glasses

+Languages
English

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Last Updated

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