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Lakeside Optometry

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Inexpensive & expert eye examinations with top equipment, plus a growing selection of frames.

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Salvador Borrayo Martínez is the optometrist at Lakeside Optometry and has a degree from the Universidad Autónoma de Guadalajara.

Eye exams are available between 11 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. Monday-Friday.

Exams run $150 pesos and many of the frames are the budget type between $250-$1,000 pesos. As of 2019, Lakeside Optometry is selling some higher quality brand name frames, too, and they now have a pretty decent selection to choose from.

Call ahead or email to make an appointment as Dr. Martínez’s office is usually busy.

Last updated September 3, 2019

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Address

Hidalgo #6-A

Ajijic

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Exams are available from 11 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. Monday-Friday. Outside of these hours the office is open to pick up your glasses, etc.

Mon10:00am -6:00pm
Tue10:00am -6:00pm
Wed10:00am -6:00pm
Thu10:00am -6:00pm
Fri10:00am -6:00pm
Sat10:00am -2:00pm
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Phone

376-766-5340

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Photos of Lakeside Optometry

Switching out the test lenses for the refraction test.

Switching out the test lenses for the refraction test.

Adjusting the test lenses.

Adjusting the test lenses.

Asking the patient to read the eye chart for the refraction test.

Asking the patient to read the eye chart for the refraction test.

Hundreds of test lenses for use in the refraction test.

Hundreds of test lenses for use in the refraction test.

Performing a retinoscopy test.

Performing a retinoscopy test.

Performing a retinoscopy test.

Performing a retinoscopy test.

Performing a retinoscopy test.

Performing a retinoscopy test.

Performing a duochrome test.

Performing a duochrome test.

Writing out the prescription for a patient after an exam.

Writing out the prescription for a patient after an exam.

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Reading the prescription of a customer's old lenses with a lensmeter.

Reading the prescription of a customer's old lenses with a lensmeter.

A new prescription ready to be fulfilled.

A new prescription ready to be fulfilled.

A patient gets an eye examination.

A patient gets an eye examination.

Inside Lakeside Optometry.

Inside Lakeside Optometry.

Inside Lakeside Optometry, Salvador Borrayo Martínez performs a retinoscopy test on a patient.

Inside Lakeside Optometry, Salvador Borrayo Martínez performs a retinoscopy test on a patient.

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Inside Lakeside Optometry

Inside Lakeside Optometry

Frames for sale.

Frames for sale.

Frames for sale.

Frames for sale.

Frames for sale.

Frames for sale.

Frames for sale.

Frames for sale.

Lakeside Optometry
Outside Lakeside Optometry with Salvador Borrayo Martínez.

Outside Lakeside Optometry with Salvador Borrayo Martínez.

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