Please protect your eyes during this Independence Day, and if you are experiencing symptoms such as dry, red itchy eyes, please go to your nearest Urgent Care as we will be closed on that day.
For patients affected by the volcanic eruptions, resources are available to you if you need eye care or have lost or damaged glasses. If you are a VSP member, you can all 800.877.7195 to have your benefits reinstated if you are not currently eligible. Non-VSP members can contact the Red Cross at 800.733.2767 or a local Red Cross chapter to request a VSP Global Eyes of Hope Gift Certificate. Visit vspglobal.com/disasteroutreach for more information.
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At Big Island Vision Center, we understand how much healthy eyesight improves your quality of life. We provide comprehensive eye care in a friendly and accessible environment to Hilo and the larger East Hawai'i comunity. Our goal is for you to be able to see and enjoy the world around you! Patients of all ages are welcomed!
To schedule an appointment or to order eyeglasses or contact lenses, please call us at:
We're proud to be a VSP Premier Program participant. To view a complete list of our accepted insurance plans please visit our New Patients page.
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Cataract Awareness Month promotes awareness about cataract information, treatment, and surgery. Cataracts are the leading cause in vision loss in the both the United States and in the entire world. Data has also shown that 24 million adults worldwide, over the age of 40, are affecting by cataracts. Therefore, Prevent Blindness America has declared June to be Cataract Awareness Month.
At Big Island Vision Center, our office is equipped with the most advanced retinal technologies1,2 to detect and manage your eye care needs. If it's been a while since you had your last eye exam, feel free to give us a call to schedule an appointment at (808) 935-3937. We're open Monday through Friday from 8 AM to 5 PM.
1Zeiss Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) angiography machine
2Zeiss CLARUS™ 500 ultra-widefield camera
Need help finding us? We're located across the street of the back of the Hilo Police Department (makai side). Look for a one-story beige-green building with a yellow sign that says "Ululani Professional Center"