Your safety, our safety, and community safety continues to be our focus into 2021.
May 25, 2021 Update
Face masks and a confirmed appointment will continue to be required at our healthcare office. The CDC and the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) guidelines for health care workers still require masks in all health care settings Thank you for your part in protecting our community. We appreciate your understanding and cooperation.
Thank you for supporting our small independent healthcare practice located in Oakland since 1993.
Moderne Eye Optometry’s safety protocols for in-person appointments apply to everyone:
a. Please wear a face mask to our office. If you do not have one, we will provide one for you to wear. Your safety is our priority. We have new protocols in place for disinfection and personal protection from aerosolized droplets. We need your email to send you information about your visit. We need your cell phone number to text you when we are ready for you to enter our office.
b. You will receive a SARS-CoV-2 questionnaire prior to your exam or optical appointment and you must return the questionnaire prior to appt.
c. Attached to your appointment email is the Ocular and Medical History Form for you to complete and bring into your eye exam appointment.
d. We are seeing people by appointment only. Please cancel your appointment 48 hrs in advance so we can fill open appointments from our cancellation list.
e. If you want to shop for new glasses in our optical area, you will need an appointment with the Optician. This can be on the same day as your exam appointment or on a different day and must be scheduled in advance.
All Optical Services – by appointment only
▪ Choosing a new frame from our Optical area, or picking up your new glasses or obtaining an adjustment for your eyeglasses purchased from Moderne Eye will be by appointment only.
We continue with appointments only as we do not have the capacity for drop-in services. We are not accepting outside prescriptions at this time.
Our office does not verify nor adjust nor provide any optical services for glasses purchased elsewhere.
To expedite your requests for services – please always include your first name, middle initial and last name so we can retrieve your health information. If we don’t answer the phone, you will help us expedite your services by responding to our missed call text rather than calling back multiple times.
Text or voicemail: (510) 653-4242
Welcome to Moderne Eye Optometry
Since 1993, our private Optometry practice in North Oakland has contributed to the tapestry of the vibrant Rockridge neighborhood by providing excellent optometric eye care, fulfilling prescriptions in spectacular spectacles, and by donating goods and services to local students and schools. Our Optometrists receive 25 hours of optometric education yearly in order to deliver the latest in primary eye care, comprehensive eye examinations, and latest contact lens technology to our patients. Your glasses prescription and contact lens prescriptions will be provided to you immediately following the eye exam or at the completion of the contact lens (re-) fitting. Our ABO licensed Optician is skilled at adjusting, measuring and fitting personalized prescriptions for crisp optics utilizing state of the art lens design technology fitted in comfortable, fashionable glasses.
Moving to 5330 College Ave. Ste. 110 will allow us to continue providing our niche services of private practice primary comprehensive eye care and customizable optical lens technologies for spectacle prescriptions. Our eye care practice utilizes state of the art technologies such as Ocular Coherence Tomography (OCT), Fundus Photography, Automated Perimetry to help with early detection of manageable eye diseases such as maculopathies related to diabetes, hypertension, medications and aging; as well as, detecting optic nerve changes due to glaucoma and visual pathway abnormalities. Our optical services are provided by a licensed, American Board of Opticianry, Optician, who is skilled and knowledgeable about ophthalmic spectacle prescriptions and frame adjustments.
Right sizing our practice
As healthcare consumers have more choices for their purchases of spectacle prescriptions and contact lens prescriptions, Moderne Eye Optometry remains focused on our core services – comprehensive primary eye care and skilled optical services. If you choose Moderne Eye to provide your eye exam and/or optical services, we honor those services we provide in writing. If you choose to purchase your prescriptions elsewhere, please seek remedies such as frame adjustments and optical troubleshooting through the vendor who provided those products and services – this has been and is customary with optical services.
We need your first and last name (correct spelling) to access your medical records in order to help you with your inquiry regarding eye exam appointments, insurance verification, prescriptions for contacts or glasses. When you provide us with your cell phone number or email address along with your request, we can respond to your inquiries more efficiently. Our new communication system and encrypted email email@example.com are HIPAA compliant and we will only use your cell or email to communicate with you regarding your eye care, no promotions.