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Comprehensive Ophthalmology and Optometry Clinic

The Comprehensive Ophthalmology and Optometry Clinic offers both routine vision care and management of eye diseases by experienced professionals.

Our Ophthalmology Service treats patients with eye conditions including cataract, glaucoma, diabetic eye disease, ocular inflammation, macular degeneration and eye trauma, in addition to eye health surveillance in patients with other disorders. We offer treatments such as cataract and lens surgery and laser surgery.

The Optometry Service provides routine eye exams and vision correction with glasses and contact lenses, for both pediatric and adult patients.

Depending on your health insurance, you may need a referral from a primary care doctor.

Getting Here

Comprehensive Ophthalmology and Optometry Clinic
400 Parnassus Ave., Seventh Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 353–2800
Fax: (415) 353–2654

Hours: Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

What to Bring

  • Health insurance information including authorizations or referrals
  • List of prescription medications and dosages
  • List of medications that you're allergic to
  • List of questions you may have
  • Recent test results related to your condition
  • Paper and pencil to take notes

Access Your Health Information Online

This clinic uses UCSF MyChart, an online patient service. Message your provider, request medication refills, view some test results and more.

Learn more about UCSF MyChart

Special Programs

Parking

Parking at Parnassus

Public parking for an hourly fee at UCSF Medical Center is available in the seven-level Millberry Union Garage at 500 Parnassus Ave. There are two garage entrances — one on the north side of Parnassus Avenue and another on Irving Street, just east of Third Avenue.

Another garage with an hourly fee, at 350 Parnassus Ave., is open Monday to Friday from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Metered street parking is rarely available.

Patients being admitted to the hospital may be dropped off at the circular driveway leading to the main entrance at 505 Parnassus Ave. This area also may be used to pick up patients who are being discharged.

For more information about parking at Parnassus, call Campus Parking Services at 476-2566.

Valet Parking Service

Valet parking service is available at the Ambulatory Care Center (ACC) at 400 Parnassus Ave. from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. The valet service is free but patients must pay regular parking fees. For more information about the valet service, call (415) 476-6200.

A UCSF "greeter" also is available at the ACC from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. to assist patients find their way.

Public Transportation

Parnassus

UCSF Medical Center is accessible via Muni streetcar line N-Judah*, which stops at Second Avenue and Irving Street, and the following Muni bus lines, which stop in front of the hospital:

  • 43-Masonic*
  • 6-Parnassus

For more information about Muni visit, www.sfmuni.com.

* Wheelchair accessible bus routes

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Clinic Team

Premilla Banwait
Dr. Premilla Banwait,
pediatric optometrist
Michele Bloomer
Dr. Michele Bloomer,
ophthalmologist
Cynthia S. Chiu
Dr. Cynthia S. Chiu,
ophthalmologist
Joyce Ing-Li Hsieh
Roland Jung
Dr. Roland Jung,
optometrist
Saras Ramanathan
Dr. Saras Ramanathan,
ophthalmologist
Wai-Ling Wong
Dr. Wai-Ling Wong,
optometrist