See the Difference Service Makes.

Nilsen Eye Care serves Chesterfield County and the Greater Richmond Community. Because eye health plays such an important role in your body’s overall health, our practice focuses on medical preventive eye care. Our patients’ health is our highest priority.


Our medical eye exam is our core service, offering preventive medical care for everyone, regardless of whether you wear glasses or not. Our comprehensive medical eye exam includes:

  • Comprehensive Medical Eye Health Examination
  • Preventive ocular and systemic health education
  • Blood pressure screening
  • Dilation
  • Glaucoma testing
  • Cataract testing
  • Digital retinal photography ($39)
  • Dry Eye Evaluation
Medical Eye Care Treatment

Our optometrists can diagnose, treat, manage and co-manage a range of eye conditions, including:

  • Cataracts
  • Glaucoma
  • Dry eyes
  • Allergy-related diseases
  • Infections (pink eye, conjunctivitis)
  • Corneal abrasions
  • Foreign body removal
  • Co-management of LASIK procedures
  • Co-management of cataract surgery

We offer a variety of stylish frames and lenses, which we custom-fit just for you. We also provide contact lens fittings and competitive prices on contacts. Some of our options include:

  • Stylish frames from most major name brands
  • Fitting & adjustment
  • Lens protection (UV, scratch-resistance, glare-resistance)
  • Eyeglasses starting at $99
  • Contact lens fittings (including all major brands of monthly, daily, custom toric, bifocal, gas permeable and specialty lenses)
  • Competitive prices
  • Same-day pick up on select brands of glasses prescriptions and contacts lenses
  • Free shipping with purchase of an annual supply of contact lenses
  • Safety glasses are one of our specialties!

When was your last eye exam?

Your eye health plays a critical role in your overall health. It’s no exaggeration to say that an eye exam could save your life—and the sooner you establish your medical baseline, the better off you’ll be. We work with most insurance plans (medical and vision), so contact us today to schedule your next appointment.