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Located inside the Kittner Eye Center, the Optical Shop can fill optical prescriptions for children, teens and adults. You do not need to be a Kittner patient to have your prescriptions filled at the Optical Shop. For appointments and information, call 984-974-2039. There is free parking in front of and behind the Kittner Eye Center for Optical Shop patients.

U N C Optical Shop

The UNC Optical Shop is located at:

2226 Nelson Highway, Suite 200

Chapel Hill, NC 27517

Hours of Operation

9:00am – 5:00pm
Monday – Friday
Phone: 984-974-2039

U N C Optical Shop - New Kittner Eye Center


The UNC Optical Shop at the Kittner Eye Center offers high quality service from a licensed optometrist. Stylish eyeglasses, contact lens fittings, and sunglasses are available for every member of the family.

The UNC Optical Shop is located on the second floor of the UNC Kittner Eye Center, near the corner of NC Highway 54 and Farrington Road.

All state employees and immediate family receive a 20% discount on all prescription eyewear (frame and lenses) as well as non-prescription sunglasses.

This discount does not apply to eye exams or contact lenses and may not be combined with ANY insurance program or other discount programs, including Superior Vision.

UNC Healthcare and University employees may purchase eyeglasses through payroll deduction.

Call today to speak to a member of the Kittner Optical Shop Team



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