Eye Clinic and Optical Shop

From eye exams, glasses and contacts, we have everything you need to see better and look great.  

Boynton Eye Clinic

How to Schedule an Appointment


East Bank Clinic

410 Church St S.E.

Clinic Hours

M, T, W, F | 7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Th | 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Vision Services

Comprehensive eye examinations

We evaluate your internal and external eye health, check for glaucoma, cataracts and eye problems associated with disease like diabetes and high blood pressure. Annual eye exams are recommended.

Treatment of eye diseases, infections and injuries

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

Glasses and Eyewear

Our optical shop has a wide selection of stylish designer eyeglasses, sunglasses and protective glasses. We also repair glasses and provide free adjustments. For more info, call 612-624-2107, or email bh-optic@umn.edu.

Order Contact Lenses

Ordering contact lenses at Boynton is easy, you can even order contacts online. For more info, call 612-624-0483, or email bh-cntls@umn.edu.

Donate Glasses

Help people in developing nations to see.  Donate your old glasses at our eye clinic to VOSH International.

Contact lens fitting and follow-up care

We will help you find the contacts that are best suited for your eyes.


Call our Nurse Line at 612-625-7900 if you do not know what type of clinic you need. Calls answered 24/7.


Do I need an appointment to order eyeglasses?

No, just bring your current prescription with you. We have a wide variety of high quality designer frames at reasonable prices. Our friendly and knowledgeable opticians will help you make your selection. Glasses are usually available about one week after ordering.

Still have questions?

Contact us at or 612-624-2107.


Questions about costs?