The Jules Stein Eye Institute is now offering its world-renowned comprehensive and subspecialty eye care at a new location in Santa Monica. The Jules Stein Eye Center, Santa Monica offers nearly all the evaluation, diagnosis, testing and treatment services that are available at the Jules Stein Eye Institute in Westwood while providing greater convenience to patients in Santa Monica and surrounding communities.

Address and Contact Info
Jules Stein Eye Center, Santa Monica
1807 Wilshire Boulevard
Suite 203
Santa Monica, CA 90403
Phone: (310) 829-0160
Fax: (310) 829-0170

Spectrum of Care
The Center offers both routine vision care services and specialty care. With few exceptions, the same ophthalmological services available at the Jules Stein Eye Institute in Westwood are offered at the Center - and mostly by the same providers.

The Center features six exam rooms (soon to be expanded to eight), well-equipped testing facilities and an optical shop in 2,800 square feet. It includes testing facilities and offers a wide range of examinations including visual field, corneal map (corneal topography), intraocular lens measurement, retinal imaging - including fluorescein angiography - and others. The Center also offers the convenience of an on-site optical shop and plenty of parking.

Our Doctors
Colin A. McCannel, MD, Medical Director - Surgery and Disease of the Retina, Macula and Vitreous
Gavin G. Bahadur, MD - Comprehensive Ophthalmology
Laura Bonelli, MD - Neuro-Ophthalmology, Comprehensive Ophthalmology
Katerina Dasen, OD - Optometry
D. Rex Hamilton, MD - Cataract and Refractive Surgery
Catherine Hwang, MD - Orbital and Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery
Batool Jafri, MD - Cornea, Comprehensive Ophthalmology
Monica R. Khitri, MD - Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus
Tara A. McCannel, MD, PhD - Surgery and Disease of the Retina, Macula and Vitreous
Kouros Nouri-Mahdavi, MD - Glaucoma
Tania M. Onclinx, MD - Comprehensive Ophthalmology
Melissa Willey, OD - Optometry

Additional Location Info
1807 Wilshire is part of The Courtyard on Wilshire, a mixture of building suites and courtyard suites that encompasses 1801-1831 Wilshire Boulevard. Note: 1807 Wilshire is not visible from the street, as it faces an interior courtyard. 1801 and 1811 are the nearest visible addresses as you drive along Wilshire.

The Courtyard on Wilshire, where the Center is located (viewed from the opposite side of Wilshire Boulevard.)

There is a parking lot behind the buildings (the Center does not validate parking) which can be accessed from 19th Street. There are also metered parking spaces on Wilshire Boulevard and 19th Street.

Driving Directions to the Center
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Handicapped Access
Patients with limited mobility should park in the parking lot that is accessible from 19th Street. Enter the 1821 Wilshire building and take the elevator to the second floor. After exiting the elevator, take a right and stay on the right side of the courtyard. You will cross an elevated walkway into the 1807 Wilshire building. The Jules Stein Eye Center is in Suite 203.

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