UIHS Vision Services provides comprehensive eye exams, eye care and optical services to our clients.

During your eye exam we will evaluate not only your vision but your eye health as well. We will evaluate, diagnose and treat any eye health issues including those caused by diabetes and hypertension. We will also evaluate your visual acuity and prescribe glasses as needed. Following your exam you may choose glasses from our wide selection of styles. 

General Services Available:

  • Full comprehensive adult eye exams
  • Full comprehensive pediatric eye exams
  • Diabetic eye exams
  • Glaucoma evaluations
  • Cataract evaluations
  • Evaluation of Age-related macular degeneration
  • Acute/urgent eye exams
  • Full optical dispensary with a wide selection of frames and lenses
  • Eyewear repairs and adjustments

Hours of Operation

Optical/vision front desk for repairs, adjustments, pick up.

Potawot Health Village in Arcata:

Monday – Friday: 8:00AM – 12:00PM, 1:00PM – 5:00PM

Phone: (707) 825 – 4129

Eureka Medical Center 2.0
Currently closed for remodeling
Phone: (707) 296-2522 (All pone calls will be forwarded to Potawot Health Village)

Taa-‘at’dvn in Crescent City:

Thursday: 9:30AM – 3:30PM

Closed for lunch: 12:00PM – 1:00PM

Phone: (707) 464-2750

*Contact lens services are not currently available. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Wilmer Hechanova, DDS

Smith River

Greg Jaso, DDs