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About Far West Optical

Our Doctors of Optometry provide you with the most thorough eye care possible in Austin, whether you need an eye health check-up, a routine eye examination, a medical concern investigated, a second opinion, new contact lenses, a new pair of glasses, or a prescription updated. With over 30 years of experience, our doctors have ongoing relationships with all the best eye surgical specialists in Central Texas, so you know you can count on their advice and any referrals that might be needed. It’s no wonder that our patients are incredibly loyal to our doctors.

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3908 Far West Boulevard


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- May. 29, 2024
Thoughtful and thorough experience. I highly recommend Far West Optical.
- Jun. 11, 2024
Great service and the doctor was very nice

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Our Eye Care Services

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Children with myopia are at higher risk for potentially sight-threatening vision problems. Save your child’s vision with myopia management.

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Eye diseases such as glaucoma and macular degeneration can cause severe loss of vision if not diagnosed and treated early. Our eye care team can help.

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If cataracts go untreated, they can cause total blindness in the affected eye. We can help with co-management of your cataract removal surgery.

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Macular degeneration can cause severe central vision loss if not detected and treated early on. We can help preserve your vision.

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Astigmatism can cause vision problems such as blurred or double vision at all distances. Find out what you can do to correct astigmatism and see your best.

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While vision can change drastically in the senior years, these changes shouldn't have to impair one's quality of life. The earlier these problems are detected and treated, the more likely proper eye care can help you retain good vision.

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optomap imaging technology is setting a new standard for preventive eye health measures.

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Eyeglasses & Frames

Designer Frames

Designer Frames

Our extensive optical section offers a wide variety of eyeglass frames in every style, material & design. Come visit us today to see for yourself!

Our expert optical team can find just the right pair of glasses for you to be confident and look your best.

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Lens coatings improve visual comfort, make it easier to clean your glasses and ensure your lenses last longer. Coatings include anti-scratch, anti-reflective, photochromatic and UV / blue light filters.

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Contact Lenses

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Contact Lens Fitting

We offer a wide range of contact lens options from dailies, monthly to multifocal contact lenses for crystal clear vision and superior comfort.

During a contact lens exam, your eye doctor will check if you are a good candidate for contacts and find the best type of contacts for your needs.

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Alcon WaterInnovationsTM

If you're spending your day staring at screens, Digital Device Dryness is a reality. During your next visit, let's chat about your screen habits – and how Alcon WaterInnovationsTM contact lenses may help outsmart Digital Device Dryness, even during your longest, busiest days. 

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We Accept Most Insurance Plans

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(512) 343-0432

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Location & Opening Hours

Off of Far West Boulevard, across from Epoch Coffee in Chimney Corners Plaza.

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Business Hours
  • Monday 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
  • Tuesday 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
  • Wednesday 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
  • Thursday 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
  • Friday 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed