General Eye Care

At Pacific Eye Surgeons, located in the beautiful city of San Luis Obispo, California, we take pride in being your comprehensive eye care partner. Our commitment to your vision extends beyond surgical procedures, as we provide a range of services, including an onsite optical shop. In this blog post, we’ll explain the difference between Ophthalmologists, Optometrists, and Opticians to help you better understand the specialized care each professional offers.


At Pacific Eye Surgeons, our Ophthalmologists are dedicated physicians with extensive medical training. These eye care specialists are capable of diagnosing and treating a wide array of eye conditions, performing surgeries, and prescribing medications. If you are seeking advanced surgical solutions or comprehensive medical eye care, our team of honest, ethical, and skilled Ophthalmologists is here for you. We aim to build lasting relationships with our patients, focusing on providing the highest quality of care in the Central Coast.


Optometrists play a crucial role in your overall eye health. They are trained to perform eye exams, prescribe glasses and contact lenses, and detect common eye issues. Our team recognizes the importance of regular eye check-ups, and our skilled Optometrists can help you maintain optimal vision through accurate prescriptions and proactive eye care. Whether you need glasses, contact lenses, or assistance with computer eye strain, our expert opticians at our onsite optical shop have you covered.


Our onsite optical shops boast expert opticians who are equipped to provide the latest in technologically advanced eyewear. These professionals specialize in helping you find frames that not only enhance your vision but also complement your personal style. Whether you’re in need of everyday glasses or prescription sunglasses, our opticians are dedicated to ensuring you look and see your best

Why Choose Pacific Eye Surgeons:

Your vision is too precious to leave to chance, and at Pacific Eye, we understand the significance of finding a true partner in your eye health. We tailor our services to each patient, ensuring a personalized approach to your unique eye care needs. Our specialties at Pacific Eye Surgeons include Cataracts, LASIK, Cosmetics & Oculoplastics, Children’s Eye Exams, Glaucoma, Dry Eye, Retina, Cornea, and more. Pacific Eye Surgeons’ commitment to excellence, cutting-edge technology, and treating our patients like family sets us apart.

At Pacific Eye Surgeons, our team is dedicated to offering a seamless continuum of eye care services, from routine eye exams to advanced surgical interventions. Your eye health journey deserves a dedicated and experienced team, and we are honored to be your trusted partners in preserving and enhancing your vision. If you’re looking for a group of doctors who prioritize excellence and are dedicated to your eye health, Pacific Eye Surgeons is your go-to destination in San Luis Obispo, California. Call us at (805) 545-8100 or request an appointment below.