Office of Student Life

Student Health Services

Optometry

Student Life Student Health Services Optometry Services offers routine vision exams for glasses and contact lenses, in addition to providing problem-focused medical exams to treat a variety of eye disorders. 

 Appointments

  • Online via My BuckMD
  • Phone 614-292-4321
  • In-person
  • To obtain a copy of your contact lens or glasses prescription call 614-292-1683 
  • Comprehensive eye exams generally take 90-120 minutes

Emergency

For after-hours eye or vision emergencies, please call the College of Optometry Emergency Pager at 614-292-2020 or go to the nearest emergency room.

Recommendations

  • The American Optometric Association recommends a comprehensive eye examination every one to two years 
  • For those who wear contact lenses, an annual comprehensive eye examination is required

Contacts

For a comprehensive eye exam:

  • Please wear a current pair of contact lenses
  • Bring the box or blister pack of your contact lenses or speak to your eye care provider to obtain a copy of your current prescription

Eyewear Gallery

  • Frame repairs and adjustments are on a walk-in basis
  • For questions regarding a prescription, call 614-292-1683