Advertising is $35 for a one-month 5 line limit OR free to SDCOS Members. To submit a listing, please send email to



Seeking motivated, entrepreneurial O.D. 20+ Year Veteran of the Optometry Profession, is seeking a motivated, entrepreneurial O.D. to start a new practice in City Heights district (second largest redevelopment zone in the City of San Diego). Custom modern office setting with a proven track record of success for medical practices (two prior eye clinics sold for a high premium at the same location). Opportunity to be involved with building and growing a practice from the ground up and building equity ownership in the practice. Spanish is a plus.  Familiarity with vision care insurance plans, managing optical, and experience in managing office staff is preferred but not required. This is an opportunity to take charge of a practice, grow equity in it, and create a greater opportunity than working on an hourly basis. New grads that are motivated and are willing to put in what it takes will also be considered.  Please email for more info. (07/20).

Practice for sale: Longtime established practice for sale in La Mesa. The seller wishes to retire and has set a very low purchase price to facilitate an immediate sale. Don’t miss out on this great opportunity to own your own practice.  Contact Dr. Levy 619-743-1442 (07/20).

Equipment For Sale Nikon speedy 1 Autorefractor ($1200) MPOD MPSII ($10,000) portable fundus camera (Nikon handy nm 200-D) ($2500) and Reichert NCT ($1000). Email David at (08/20).

For Sale: Zeiss Humphrey Field Analyzer with Glaucoma Progression 745i with an internal printer, stand, chair, and owner’s manual. Perfect condition. $5,000. Available now. Contact (08/20).



Dr. John Fitzpatrick, the Society Optometrist Relations Liaison: Please contact Dr. John Fitzpatrick at to be put on an official list for the following:

  • fill-in/part-time work
  • full-time work
  • purchase/partner in/sell a practice

This service is offered free of charge.



Monarch School Screening: For more information, contact Dr. Bob Meisel, O.D., F.A.A.O. or visit

Lion’s Optometric Vision Clinic: Volunteer doctors needed for flexible shifts throughout the year.

  • 9 AM-1 PM, Monday -Friday
  • 1805 Upas St San Diego, CA 92103
  • Can’t volunteer at the clinic? See patients in your office. Call 619-298-5273


  • FREE 5-hour CE SDCOS Members (maximum of 2 CE’s per year)
    • $70 Non-Members (maximum of 2 CE’s per year)
    • Please bring to a CE meeting or contact the society office at 619-663-8439 for arrangements to pick up


San Diego View

The San Diego View newsletter is sent via email to all of the SDCOS members each month.

The SDCOS monthly newsletter, The San Diego View is also available to members through US Mail. If you are a current member and not receiving the publication, or would like to request a copy to be sent via US Mail,  please contact the society office at 619-663-8439 (ONE-VIEW) or email, with your mailing address. If you are interested in becoming a member, please contact the Society Membership Liaison, David Ardakani, O.D. email, or the society office for complete details.

SDCOS Members who submit an article to the society newsletter, The San Diego View are eligible to attend a 5-hour CE for FREE! Submit articles to