Optical

The Optical Shop for Kids

Contacting or Visiting the Shop

The optical shop is located in our Virginia Beach office and is open Mon-Fri 9:00-12:30 and 1:30-4:30.  It also is open on select Saturday mornings. No appointment is needed to browse the frames; just let the front desk know that you are here to visit the Optical Shop.

You can reach the optical staff directly by emailing Optical@VirginiaPediatricEye.com or by calling (757) 461-0050 and selecting option 4.

Glasses Selection

We offer the largest selection of children’s glasses frames in the Hampton Roads area.  The Optical Shop for Kids carries a wide variety of stylish eyewear for babies, toddlers, kids and teens.  Our brands include

 

  • Dilli Dalli
  • Tomato Glasses
  • Hello Kitty
  • Paw Patrol
  • Guess
  • Skechers
  • Nike
  • Dragon
  • My Little Pony
  • Lacoste
  • Candies
  • Lily Pulitzer
  • Liberty Sports
  • New Balance
Our large selection of prescription sports goggles is especially popular with young athletes.

Insurance & Vision Plans

We work with a variety of vision plans that cover the cost of glasses for their members.  We accept 

  • EyeMed - Aetna
  • Eyemed - Aetna Blue View
  • Versant
  • VSP - MetLife
  • and others

We welcome you to call or email us to find out if we work with your vision plan.

Warranty

The glasses we sell come with a one year warranty that allows one replacement free of charge. Replacements made after the first one cost only $50. Within 6 months from the date of exam, the doctor’s first prescription change will be free of charge; within 6 months of that first free prescription change the next one will be 50% off. To use the warranty, the damaged or replaced glasses must be turned in. Loss or theft are not covered.

Our Optician

Charmaine Cortezano is our licensed optician.  She has a wealth of experience, and has been fitting pediatric patients with glasses at Virginia Pediatric Eye Center for 14 years.  Charmaine specializes in fitting children’s frames and knows how to achieve a great fit for kids of all ages. Each pair of glasses we sell are custom measured to fit the child.

Charmaine and the optical shop assistants enjoy helping children find the perfect pair of glasses.  They have years of experience working with kids and families and are happy to help kids express their personality and style through eyewear.

Some happy customers...