Eye Service (Optometry / Ophthalmology)

Partial view of patient’s forehead, nose and upper lip behind a phoropter eye exam tool. A clinician’s hand and forearm with a wristwatch adjusts the phoropter on the left side of the frame.

MIT Medical’s Eye Service provides a complete range of services, including optometry, ophthalmology, and contact lens care.


Our Eye Service provides a complete range of services, including:
  • Optometry: Exams and treatment of eye diseases
  • Ophthalmology: Consultations, surgical care, and further treatment of eye diseases
  • Contact lenses: Comprehensive contact lens care, including fitting, dispensing, and consultation; we can also order your lenses for you.

MIT Optical – The Eyeglass Store

MIT Optical is a full-service optical store specializing in quality eyewear and frame repairs for the MIT community at a reasonable cost. We offer hundreds of eyeglass frames to choose from, including major brands, designer frames from all over the world, and frames under $100. 

E23, second floor
M-F, 8 a.m.- 5 p.m.

Individuals enrolled in the MIT Student Health Insurance Plan (MIT SHIP)

Members of the MIT community enrolled in an MIT-sponsored health plan


Care Providers

Eye Service (Optometry / Ophthalmology)

Accepting New Patients

Resources & Links

If you have a contact lens prescription from MIT Medical and would like to place or refill an order online, you may do so from our verified partner, YourLens.com.