Laurels

Best Optometrists
in New Orleans
2021

Why These Optometrists?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored New Orleans Optometrists on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

Reviewed Curated Top Picks 80 53 14

Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Read more about our selection process

Caplan Eye Clinic

Caplan Eye Clinic is a full-service clinic that has been serving the New Orleans area since 1938. The practice treats a number of eye conditions, gives laser cataract surgery, performs LASIK surgery, and provides eye exams for its patients. The clinic also performs cosmetic procedures including Botox, Latisse eyelash treatment, and Obagi skin care. The practice carries eyeglass and sunglass brands such as Nautica, Lipstick Eyewear, Dolce & Gabbana, and Guess Eyewear.

Metairie, LA 70002

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Ernest A. Wilbur, OD FAAO Family Vision Clinic

Ernest A. Wilbur, OD FAAO Family Vision Clinic gives comprehensive eye exams, contact lens care, LASIK eye surgery, and hard-to-fit patient care. The clinic carries reading glasses, designer frames, ultrathin lenses, and Varilux products. The practice is a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry and a member of the American Optometric Association and the Optometric Association of Louisiana. Patients attest to the clinic's thorough evaluations.

New Orleans, LA 70114

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EyeCare 20/20

EyeCare 20/20 uses the latest technology and procedures to help its patients achieve better eye care. The clinic, based in New Orleans, performs retinal surgery, laser cataract surgery, and laser vision correction, as well as routine eye exams. The practice is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Optometric Association, and was an OpenCare Patients' Choice Winner in 2016.

Harahan, LA 70123

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Eyecare Center Westbank

Eyecare Center Westbank is a Vision Source clinic based in Gretna. The practice, founded in 1999, specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of a variety of eye diseases, conditions, and issues. The clinic stays up-to-date on the latest diagnostic technology and eyecare products.

Gretna, LA 70056

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GNO Eyecare

GNO Eyecare is an optometry clinic based in Marrero that gives contact lens exams, eye exams, vision exams, LASIK eye surgery, and low vision services. The practice carries well-known eyeglass brands, including Ray-Ban, Gucci, Versace, Vera Wang, Guess, Lilly Pulitzer, Scott Harris, and Harley Davidson. The clinic uses the latest exam technology such as a visual field analyzer, Optical Coherence Tomography, and an autorefractor.

Marrero, LA 70072

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Heitmeier Vision

Heitmeier Vision has been caring for New Orleans patients for more than 20 years. The optometry clinic's services include regular eye exams, LASIK eye correction surgery, and treatment for a variety of issues, such as glaucoma, cataracts, diabetic retinopathy, pink eye, and allergies. The clinic also provides pediatric care and carries contact lenses, eyeglasses, and sunglasses. Patients have given positive feedback for Heitmeier Vision's fast service and courteous, pleasant staff.

New Orleans, LA 70114

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The Medical & Surgical Eye Center

The Medical & Surgical Eye Center is a general eye care clinic based in Slidell. The practice provides LASIK surgery, cataract surgery, glaucoma care, dry eye care, contact lens care, and general eye exams. The clinic has an in-house surgery suite updated with the latest technology to perform procedures such as pterygium excision, astigmatic keratotomy, and blepharoplasty.

Slidell, LA 70458

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The Retina Institute

The Retina Institute specializes in retinal eye disorders including diabetic retinopathy, macular edema, hypertensive retinopathy, macular degeneration, retinal vein occlusions, and other disorders. The Metairie clinic is a sponsor of the American Diabetes Association and Lighthouse Louisiana. The doctor is a member of the American Society of Retinal Specialists and the American Academy of Ophthalmology.

Metairie, LA 70002

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