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Optical Shop

Quality eyecare with a personal touch.

The Vision Place is an on-site optical dispensary for both spectacles and contact lenses. We provide the highest quality prescription eyewear and contact lenses along with the personalized service and attention to detail that you have come to expect from Carolina Ophthalmology Associates.

What is unique about our eyeglasses is that they blend both style and function. Our staff has the experience to help you choose a frame that fits well, is flattering to your face, and works well with your prescription. They can handle anything from the simplest repair to fitting the most advanced progressive lenses. Our optician focuses on customer satisfaction and strives to ensure that your new eyeglasses are technically accurate, fit comfortably, and look great.

The Vision Place offers the newest technology when it comes to lenses. We are proud to be able to offer specialty lenses made by Shamir, Hoya and Zeiss. All lenses are available in transition (auto-darkening) and anti-reflective coatings.

Contact The Vision Place to learn more about our glasses and contacts at (919) 929-1627

Outside prescriptions and walk-ins are welcome.

Our optical department offers these conveniences:

    • Purchasing your glasses while here for your exam
    • Minor repairs
    • Communication between our doctors, opticians and staff
    • Free adjustments and cleaning
    • Placing online orders for contacts
    • Contact lenses shipped directly to you






Contact Lenses

The Vision Place is able to order a wide variety of contact lenses, including disposable wear lenses, lenses that correct for astigmatism, and bifocal contact lenses.

New contact lens wearers need to schedule a contact lens fitting with Carolina Ophthalmology Associates to ensure the proper fit for comfort and visual clarity from your contact lenses. For new wearers, training is provided for insertion, removal, and care of lenses.

The Vision Place offers the convenience online contact orders. Then we ship your contact lenses directly to your home or office. Ask one of our optical staff members for more details. Learn more about our Contact Lens Policy.

Types of Payment Accepted

We accept cash, personal checks, American Express, MasterCard, Visa, and CareCredit. We participate with Superior Vision and Vision Service Plan.

See what you’ve been missing!

Stop struggling with your eyesight! Now is the time to schedule your free LASIK consultation with Dr. Bryan and Dr. Shaw at Carolina Ophthalmology and find out if you’re a candidate for laser vision correction. Why not take our Self Evaluation Test to get started?