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Optical Stores

Are you looking for stylish glasses you can customize to meet your needs? Or maybe it's time for a new contacts prescription?

Our optical centers offer patients routine preventative care and corrective lens fittings to optimize their vision.

Our Monterey practice has optical stores in Ryan Ranch, King City, and Salinas to serve you.

Our State-of-the-Art Facilities Conveniently Located Throughout Monterey County

No matter where you are in Monterey County, you are sure to be close to one of our convenient locations:

Ryan Ranch

Ryan Ranch

Conveniently located off the Monterey Salinas Highway, our Ryan Ranch location is a warm, inviting office equipped to provide top-quality eye care for the entire family. This office houses many designer frames and our opticians can customize your eyeglasses to suit your needs. If you prefer contacts to eyeglasses, our optometrists can prescribe comfortable and effective contact lenses. 

King City

King City

Located right off the 101, our King City location is near several shops and restaurants. This practice provides both ophthalmology services and routine eye care, eliminating the need for our patients to make multiple stops for complete eye care. Just like our other locations, our King City practice can customize your eyeglasses and contacts to meet your desired look and needs.



Conveniently located off the 101, our Salinas location is perfect for those who live north of Monterey. Just like our other optical stores, custom and designer eyewear is available at our Salinas location. Our optometrists can screen your eyes to test your vision and detect any potentially harmful eye conditions. Our opticians are here to provide you with the right custom eyewear or contact lenses.

Hours & Locations Of Our Three Optical Stores

Ryan Ranch Optical Center

Monterey Bay Eye Center
21 Upper Ragsdale Drive, Ste. 200
Monterey, California 93940

(831) 372-1500

9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday

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King City Optical Center

Our King City optical center is located at:
406 Canal Street
King City, CA 93930

(831) 385-6400

8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday

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Salinas Optical Center

Monterey County Eye Associates
1441 Constitution Blvd.
Bldg. 400, Ste. 100
Salinas, California 93906

(831) 424-7016

8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday

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Looking for a Top-quality Optometrist Near You? Contact One of Our Three Optical Centers Today

Monterey County Eye Associates' optical centers offer complete vision care, including a full range of optical services such as the crafting of stylish, customized eyeglasses and contact lens fittings.

We use the most advanced equipment to screen for and treat myopia (nearsightedness), hyperopia (farsightedness), presbyopia (age-related farsightedness), astigmatism, and other vision problems for patients of all ages.

To schedule a consultation with a member of our team, click to call our Ryan Ranch, King City, or Salinas location today.

Office staff with tech at Salinas

The Monterey Area Chooses Us for Their Eye Care "I have received excellent care at the Monterey Bay Eye Center."


Joan Kerr


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I have received excellent care at the Monterey Bay Eye Center.  The staff is friendly and efficient.  The facility is clean and comfortable.  The equipment is up-to-date.  All my questions are answered thoroughly.  I can definitely recommend it!

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Sandy Laughlin


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ALWAYS A GREAT EXPERIENCE!!! Everything clean and machines up to date. Special/well informed assistants and nurses to begin your eye exam.  Am an old patient with Monterey Bay Eye Center. The doctors are all so experienced and caring.

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Eyeglass Frame Brands  Our Optical Centers Offer

Eyeglasses are one of the simplest solutions to most vision problems; they correct imperfect vision without surgery and can be customized to your preferences. All of our locations provide prescription eyewear, including glasses and sunglasses. Below is a list of designer eyewear brands we carry. Contact the location nearest you to see which designer eyewear is available.

  • Burberry
  • Calvin Klein
  • Christian Dior
  • Coach
  • Dolce & Gabbana
  • Fendi
  • Flexon
  • Fossil
  • Giorgio Armani
  • Gucci
  • Jessica Simpson
  • Juicy Couture

  • Kate Spade
  • Marchon Airlock
  • Michael Kors
  • Nike
  • Prada
  • Ray-Ban
  • Saks Fifth Avenue
  • Ted Baker
  • Vera Bradley
  • Versace
  • Vogue

Special Lenses and Coatings How We Can Customize Your Lenses

Polarized Lenses

Polarized lenses help to decrease glare and make it easier for you to see while outside on a sunny day.

High Index Lenses

These lenses can provide strong prescription strength, but are much lighter and more comfortable than thick traditional lenses.

Aspheric Lenses

If you are farsighted, our optician may recommend aspheric lenses. These lenses decrease the magnified appearance of the eyes that traditional lenses often cause.

Scratch-Resistant Coating

This coating protects your lenses from scratching. This addition is great for those who are rougher with their glasses or who work outside in the elements. 

Anti-Reflective Coating

This coating helps to reduce glare and reflection, making it easier to see through your lenses.

Ultraviolet Coating

UV coating protects the eyes from harmful UV rays and helps prevent the development of cataracts and retinal damage.

Kalichrome Coating

Kalichrome coating improves vision in dim lighting. This specialized coating is great for patients who have trouble seeing in darker spaces. 

We Also Have Prescription Sunglasses


For patients who would rather wear eyeglasses than contacts, prescription sunglasses are a great way to protect your eyes while outside. Too much sun exposure can lead to retinal damage, cataracts, and other eye conditions that can negatively impact your vision. With prescription sunglasses, you can protect your eyesight while still being able to see clearly.

Ready To Get Fitted For Glasses? Contact One of Our Optometry Offices Today

Each of our optical centers is dedicated to providing top-quality, comprehensive eye care to all our patients throughout the Monterey, CA, area. Several members of our staff speak both English and Spanish, and Dr. Anna Shi speaks Mandarin. This allows us to serve even more optometry patients. 

If you're looking for excellent optical care near you, click to call our Ryan RanchKing City, or Salinas location today.


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Norma Ray


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Confident and comfortable are the words that come to mind. I love this place.

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Cate Mulligan


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Lovely people …very throughout examination and  I would recommend them highly

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Top-quality Optometrists and Ophthalmologists At Our Monterey-area Locations

Eric J. Del Piero, MD

Dr. Del Piero is a board-certified and fellowship-trained ophthalmologist specializing in retinal diseases. He sees patients in Monterey, CA, and performs surgery in both Monterey and Salinas.

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Leland H. Rosenblum, MD

Dr. Rosenblum is a board-certified ophthalmologist and was voted as the Monterey Peninsula's best ophthalmologist from 2008 to 2010, and from 2012 to 2020 by The Carmel Pine Cone. He sees patients at our Ryan Ranch and Salinas locations.

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Anna J. Shi, MD

Dr. Shi is a board-certified ophthalmologist specializing in minimally invasive glaucoma surgery and complex cataracts. She is also fluent in Mandarin. Dr. Shi sees patients at our Monterey, Salinas, and King City offices.

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Careen Caputo, OD, MPH

Dr. Caputo has been practicing optometry since 1992 and has undergone advanced training in diagnosing and managing glaucoma and diabetic retinopathy. She sees patients at our Monterey, Salinas, and King City offices.

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Roger C. Husted, MD

Dr. Husted was a private ophthalmologist for the U.S. Army before moving to private practice in 1991. He is a board-certified ophthalmologist who sees patients at our Salinas and Monterey offices.

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Kasey Nakajima, OD

Dr. Nakajima is a third-generation optometrist who is also fluent in Spanish and English. As well as routine optometric services, she can provide binocular vision and contact lenses. She sees patients at our Monterey, Salinas, and King City locations.

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Elaine J. Zhou, MD

Dr. Zhou is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, and the Cornea Society. She has published numerous articles in medical journals, written several book chapters, and presented research at various local and national meetings.

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Insurance and Financing Our Optical Stores Make Our Services Affordable

We believe everyone should experience the benefits of comprehensive eye care. We accept most major insurances and our front desk staff is willing to work directly with your provider to help you maximize your benefits. We also offer CareCredit® financing, which allows you to make manageable monthly payments on out-of-pocket balances. Contact our Ryan Ranch, King City, or Salinas optical store today to learn more.

"Monterey Bay Eye Center has saved my sight."




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Monterey Bay Eye Center has saved my sight with awesome lenses that have kept me from buying glasses for many years. I am confident in their advice and their great work. Thank you

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Candy Kelly


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Every member of this fine team provided services that helped to make me more comfortable & confident, answered all my questions, and then one of these kind people wrapped me in warm cotton blankets, making it much easier to relax & allow them to do what they do best...

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The team of doctors at Monterey County Eye Associates

Monterey County Eye Associates
Leland H. Rosenblum, MD - MBEC
Eric J. Del Piero, MD

Our team of ophthalmologists provides state-of-the-art eye care using the latest technology. They are proud to be affiliated with: 

  • AAO: American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • ABO: American Board of Ophthalmology

To schedule an appointment, please call us at one of our four ophthalmologist office locations in Monterey, Ryan Ranch, Salinas, and King City, or contact us online.

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