Eye Exams from the Comfort of Home

Get your glasses or contacts prescription for $40 or both for $60.

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Opternative is as accurate as an in-person refractive eye exam. View our clinical study →.


1. Sign Up

You will answer a few questions to make sure you’re eligible.


2. Take Our Exam

The Opternative exam takes 25 minutes or less and you just need a smartphone and computer.


3. Doctor Review

An ophthalmologist will review and approve your prescription within 24 hours.


4. Get Your Prescription

You will receive a signed prescription that can be used anywhere.

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Get your glasses or contacts prescription for $40 or both for $60.

The exam is free to take, only pay for prescription services.

Every prescription is signed by a board-certified ophthalmologist licensed in your state.

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Dr. David Hillman, M.D.

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Dr. Hillman is a board-certified ophthalmologist with extensive expertise in refractions, cataracts, laser surgery, and glaucoma. He graduated from Duke University Medical School and completed his ophthalmology residency at the University of Illinois.

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Dr. Bruce Goldstick, M.D.

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Dr. Goldstick is a board-certified ophthalmologist and diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology. He has deep experience in refractions, laser surgery, and glaucoma. He attended University of Illinois Medical School, followed by a fellowship in glaucoma at University of California San Diego.

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