Welcome to Sandia Vision Clinic.
Your Optometrist in Albuquerque, NM

Call us at (505) 298-2020 today.

Welcome to Sandia Vision Clinic in Albuquerque. Our doctors and the rest of the Sandia Vision Clinic team strive to provide the best in optometry services. We invite you to browse our website to learn more about our optometry services and join our patient family by scheduling an eye exam appointment at our Albuquerque office.

Sandia Vision Clinic has been a leading provider of optometry services and vision care products in the Albuquerque community since 1989, and we want to help you achieve and maintain clear vision for years to come.

Our experienced eye doctors offer comprehensive vision examinations at our Albuquerque optometry office and specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of a wide array of eye diseases, conditions, and problems. We use advanced diagnostic technology and vision correction products and are committed to improving the quality of life of persons in the Albuquerque community through enhanced vision. Give yourself the gift of clear vision – schedule an appointment with your eye care provider today.

Our Approach to Optometry

Our one-on-one approach to optometry makes our doctors and the Sandia Vision Clinic staff the eye and vision care providers of choice in the Albuquerque area. Our Albuquerque optometrist offers the following services: complete eye exams, contact lenses, glasses, glaucoma testing, and pre- and post-operative care. For a complete list of services, visit our services page or call our Albuquerque office at (505) 298-2020.

At Sandia Vision Clinic, we are dedicated to providing high-quality optometry services in a comfortable environment.Call us at (505) 298-2020 or schedule an appointment today online.

 
Albuquerque Optometrists | Sandia Vision Clinic | (505) 298-2020
3701 Eubank Blvd. NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111

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Meet The Doctors

Learn Who We Are

  • Dr. Frank Chinisci

    Dr. Chinisci earned his Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from the University of New Mexico in 1978 and his Doctor of Optometry degree from the Southern California College of Optometry in 1984. He has served as an optometrist for the Indian Health Service and contact lens consultant for Sunsoft Corporation, a national contact lens company. 

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  • Dr. David Magnus

    Dr. Magnus received his undergraduate education at Dartmouth College and his Optometry degree from the New England College of Optometry in 1981. He completed both an internship with State University of New York College of Optometry and a residency in hospital-based optometry at the VA Medical Center in Albuquerque. 

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  • Dr. Melisa Hockett

    Dr. Melisa Hockett is a native of New Mexico, graduating from St. Pius X High School. She completed her Bachelors of Administration in accounting at Northeastern State University in Oklahoma. While at NSU, Dr. Hockett worked as an intern in the Contact Lens Clinic of Northeastern’s College of Optometry. She continued her graduate studies to earn her Doctor of Optometry at the University of Missouri-St. Louis College of Optometry. She was the recipient of several contact lens awards including the American Optometric Association Cornea and Contact Lens Section Student Research award.

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  • Dr. Lauren Byington

    Dr. Lauren Byington earned her Bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences at Louisiana State University. She continued her education at the Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, Tennessee. Dr. Byington was a member of Beta Sigma Kappa honor society and was awarded the 3rd year Clinician Award. She was granted a research fellowship in Vision Therapy and presented a poster at the COVD conference in 2012.

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  • Dr. Nicolette Estrada

    Dr. Estrada is a Albuquerque native who earned her Bachelor of Science in Biology from the University of New Mexico in 2011. She went on to earn her Doctor of Optometry degree at Western University of Health Sciences College of Optometry in Southern California in 2016.

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Testimonials

Reviews From Our Satisfied Patients

  • "I have been a patient at Sandia Vision Clinic for almost 9 years! I have always had a good experience with the staff....even when I was crabby!

    I am needing some additional care and Dr. Magnus personally called me to give me the appointment information. That is superb care.

    I highly recommend SVC to everyone!"
    Barbara C.
  • "My experience has always been positive, professional, and friendly. The doctors and staff always make sure I am clear about exam results, recommendations, and informative about insurance, costs, options, and so on. Very happy with Sandia Vision."
    Ralph W.
  • "Second time I have been here. And the staff is excellent. The price was cheaper then my previous doctor (blink).
    All around very satisfied with service, selection, and price.
    Thank you!!!"
    Danny P.
  • "I had my first appointment at Sandia Vision Clinic this past Thursday. I was impressed with the quality of service: I was checked in quickly and the staff was very polite and professional. The offices and waiting room were very clean, well organized and well lit. Every one seemed to be in a very pleasant mood and willing to assist me as if I were the only person there. I am very happy to have found such a nice and reliable eye care facility that I can trust. My eye doctor was gentle and very informative explaining everything she was doing during the eye examination. Now days this type of medical service is seldom available and I would like to thank the staff for making me feel well care for. Thank you!"
    Sandra R.

Holiday Schedule

We will be closed 11/24 - 11/28 at both locations

Heights Office 3701 Eubank Blvd Ne Abq, NM 87111

Monday:

8:00 am-6:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am-6:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am-6:00 pm

Thursday:

9:00 am-6:00 pm

Friday:

8:00 am-6:00 pm

Saturday:

Beginning January 14, 2023 we will be open every other Saturday from 9am - 1pm

9:00 am-1:00 pm

Sunday:

Closed

Nob Hill Office 112 Hermosa Dr Se Abq, NM 87108

Monday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Thursday:

9:30 am-5:00 pm

Friday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed

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