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Located on Polk Street around the block from the
Holiday Inn Golden Gateway in San Francisco, CA

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Drs. Hiura & Hiura Optometrists

We take pride in building lasting relationships with our patients, which is why we take the time to get to know you, your vision requirements and your lifestyle needs.


Welcome to Drs. Hiura & Hiura Optometrists - Serving Nob Hill since 1949

At Drs. Hiura & Hiura Optometrists our patients’ health and visual needs are our top priority. Our goal is to take time, listen, and properly address each visual problem. We specialize in treating dry eye, eye emergencies and glaucoma management. We carry a huge selection of spectacle eyeglass frames, sunglasses, and dispense almost every type of contact lens.

Nob Hill San Francisco eye care clinicAt Drs. Hiura & Hiura we dispense contact lenses for Ortho-K and specialize in hard to fit patients such as those with astigmatism, gas permeable contacts, scleral, and multifocal contacts.

We are a third generation private practice optometry clinic that has been providing each patient with the highest quality vision solutions and exceptional customer service since 1949! With over 60 years of experience and the most up to date technology we strive to keep your vision and ocular health in excellent shape.

Family owned for 69 years

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Scleral Lenses Let Anyone Wear Contact Lenses! Learn more about scleral lenses and their benefits.

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A thorough ocular health examination will be done using the latest instruments to evaluate all aspects of vision health.

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We carry the latest European and American designer eyewear in a variety of styles, colors and materials.

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Meet Our Eye Doctors


Ronald Hiura, O.D.

Dr. Ronald Hiura graduated with honors from Southern California College of Optometry. Prior to that he graduated from University of California, Berkeley with a BA in Zoology. He has been in private practice for over thirty years. He is a member of the San Francisco Optometric Society, California Optometric Association,...

Chris Hiura, O.D.

Dr. Chris Hiura graduated from the University of California at Berkeley’s School of Optometry after receiving his Bachelor’s degree and graduating Cum Laude from the University of California at Irvine. Dr. Hiura is glaucoma certified and has interned with the San Francisco VA Medical Center where he co-managed many cases...

Crystal Lew, O.D.

Dr. Lew received her Doctor of Optometry degree from the University of California at Berkeley, School of Optometry after graduating from the University of San Francisco with a degree in Chemistry and an emphasis in Biochemistry. She completed her professional internships at the VA Medical Center in Livermore, Kaiser Permanente...

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We accept many vision and medical plans. Visit our Insurance page or call us at 415-776-2352 to check your coverage.

Emergency Eye Care

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Drs. Hiura & Hiura Optometrists offer emergency services that require immediate and urgent eye care. If your eye is injured, don’t try to judge the severity of it. Immediately seek the opinion of an eye doctor to lessen the risk of hurting your vision. We understand ocular emergencies can arise at any time. Please call our office

Please call our office at: (415) 776-2352 for further instructions. Use your best judgment on urgency, if you feel your need to find the nearest emergency room.

20 20 20 ruleComputer Vision Syndrome describes a group of eye and vision-related problems that result from prolonged computer use. Many individuals experience eye discomfort and vision problems when viewing a computer screen for extended periods. The level of discomfort appears to increase with the amount of computer use.

Use the 20-20-20 rule. Every 20 minutes, take a 20-second break and focus your eyes on something at least 20 feet away.

Designer Brands We Carry At Our San Francisco Eye Care Clinic

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Our sunglasses and glasses ranges are extensive and full of world famous designer brand names including, Dita, Lindberg, Oliver Peoples, Dior, Tom Ford, Zero G and more. Browse our Designer Frames page for more brands we carry.

Best Selling Contacts at Drs. Hiura & Hiura Optometrists in San Francisco, CA

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Technologically Advanced Contact Lenses

Our Contact Top Selling Contacts include Alcon’s Dailies Total 1, Acuvue Oasys 1 day, Acuvue Oasys, CooperVision’s Clariti 1 day, Clariti 1 day toric and CooperVision’s Biofinity Aqua.

Our San Francisco eye doctors will determine the best fitting lens based on your lifestyle needs, the shape and health of your eye.

In most cases, you’ll have the opportunity to try lenses on the same day as your eye exam. You can even go home with a few samples before making a final decision.

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With an office in San Francisco, Drs. Hiura & Hiura Optometrists serves the neighborhoods of Nob Hill and Pacific Heights.

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Drs. Hiura & Hiura Optometrists
1418 Polk St.
San Francisco, CA 94109




  • 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM*
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  • 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
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*Closed from 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM