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'Spectacle Spectacular' Feb. 26–27, 2015

Spectacle Spectacular February 25 & 26

Buy one pair of glasses—enjoy 20% off your 2nd complete pair!

Choose from a huge selection of eye frames that suit your style and personality. Our staff will help you find just the right frame in a relaxed and convenient atmosphere. And you can use your Flex Spending dollars before you lose it.

Prizes!

Just for trying on a pair of frames, you'll be entered into our grand prize drawings. Each day, one lucky winner will receive a Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless headphones.

#EyeNeedNewGlasses Drawing

Win a $100 gift certificate toward new frames on Facebook. Post a of picture of yourself with your current glasses and why you need new glasses. Mention @BoyntonHealth on Twitter or Boynton Health on Facebook and include the hashtag #EyeNeedNewGlasses. One winner each will be drawn Feb. 25 and Feb. 26 for a $100 Boynton Eye Clinic Gift Certificate* for new glasses.

No need to RSVP—just bring your current prescription. If your prescription is out-of-date, call 612-624-2134 to schedule an eye exam.

*Boynton Eye Clinic Gift Certificates rules: Glasses must be chosen from existing frames in stock. No special orders to view or see an alternate color. Prize must be claimed no later than one year past the drawing date. The prize will expire if not claimed or used within that same one year period. Warranty for all prizes will include the factory or lab warranty. Boynton Health is not responsible and assumes no liability for damaged or defective products given as prizes.


Eye Clinic

The Eye Clinic offers comprehensive annual eye exams, treatment of eye diseases and injuries, contact lens fitting with follow-up care, and optical services.

Most students who pay the Student Services Fee receive one eye exam per year at no cost after the bill has been sent to insurance (excludes exam for contact lenses). See the Student Services Fee page for coverage details.

To schedule an appointment, call the Eye Clinic at 612-624-2134. We do not offer online appointment scheduling.

Key Services

Comprehensive Eye Exam

We recommend that you have your eyes examined yearly. If you are being treated for eye conditions, follow-ups may be required more frequently. An annual exam is especially important for patients wearing contact lenses to evaluate the contact lens fit, prescription, and any changes in the health of the cornea. During the exam, your doctor will evaluate your internal and external eye health, including a check for glaucoma, cataracts, and eye problems associated with systemic diseases such as diabetes and high blood pressure. A vision assessment will determine if there is a need for eyewear or if you are a candidate for contact lenses. A complete eye exam takes 45 to 60 minutes.


Eye Disease and Injury

We treat eye infections and injuries; and, we examine and manage treatment for dry eye, cataracts, glaucoma, diabetes and macular degeneration.


Optical

You don't need an appointment to order eyeglasses. Just bring your current prescription to the Eye Clinic and select from a wide variety of high-quality designer frames available at reasonable prices. Our prices reflect 20–40% off retail. Our friendly and knowledgeable optician will help you make your selection. Eye glasses are available about one week after ordering. We have thin, lightweight, multifocal, and prescription lenses (we offer anti-reflective scratch-resistant, polish-edged lenses for no additional charge); sunglasses, sports and recreational glasses. We carry effective cleaning products for glasses. We also repair glasses and provide free adjustments. For more info, call 612-624-2107, or email optical@bhs.umn.edu.


Contact Lenses

We will help you find the contacts that are best suited for your eyes. Most contact lens orders will be ready for pick-up in two or three working days. Custom lenses may take longer.

If you already have a valid contact lens prescription from Boynton Health Service Eye Clinic, you may order or reorder your contact lenses by calling 612-624-0483 or by sending an e-mail to ContactLenses@bhs.umn.edu. Please provide:

  • Your name, date of birth, phone number and number of boxes to be ordered

If you have not previously established contact lens services through Boynton Health Service Eye Clinic, please provide:

  • Your name, date of birth, phone number and number of boxes to be ordered
  • Name and phone number of your eye doctor and clinic

Expired prescriptions cannot be honored and we will assist you in scheduling an eye exam and contact lens evaluation.


Who Can Be Seen at Boynton Eye Clinic?

Anyone age 12 or older.

Payment

We provide services for patients with many different health plans.

Students who pay the Student Services Fee and have health plan coverage receive the following Eye Clinic services at no additional cost after the bill has been processed by their health plan:

Products purchased in the Eye Clinic, including eye glasses (lenses and frames), contact lenses, and cleaning products, are not covered by the Student Services Fee.

See the Student Services Fee section of our website for more details.

Cancellation Policy

The Boynton Health Service Eye Clinic requests notification of cancellation at least 24 hours prior to the appointment. Call 612-624-2134.

Contact Us

Eye Clinic
612-624-2134 Information and Appointments

Hours and Location

To view the clinic's service hours, see Hours and Locations.

Eye Clinic
Boynton Health Service
410 Church Street S.E.
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Meet our staff

Meet the Eye Clinic providers

Donations and Charity

Boynton Health Service is a proud supporter of Volunteer Optometric Services to Humanity (VOSH/International). VOSH/International is a partner of the World Health Organization. Its mission is to end preventable blindness by the year 2020. VOSH/International travels the world providing free surgery, glasses, and other corrective procedures to citizens in need for free. If you have any eye glasses or other eyewear you would to donate, just bring them to the Boynton Eye Clinic during clinic hours and we will forward them to VOSH/International.

 



Boynton Health Service

410 Church Street S.E.
Minneapolis, MN, 55455

P: 612-625-8400 | F: 612-625-1434