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7750 El Camino Real, Suite P
Carlsbad-La Costa, CA 92009


Welcome to Family Eyecare Center Doctor of Optometry

ABOcert1Eyes are important indicators of overall health, and comprehensive eye care goes beyond a prescription for glasses or contact lenses. At Family Eyecare Center, we take the time to get to know you, your eye care history, and your vision needs. Dr. Riggs provides the expert care, advice, options, and follow up you need whether you are a new patient or an existing one.

Our Mission Statement:

The mission of Family Eyecare Center is to serve our patients with lifetime eye health and vision through excellent thorough competent care.

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What's New

New Study Shows Importance of Routine Eye Exams

The quality of life for all people is highly dependent...

Multifocal Contact Lenses for Children with Myopia

Myopia is the clinical term for what most people understand to be nearsightedness or where vision is better at near than at far. Myopia is prominent in children and typically appears between the ages of 8 and 16, progressing more with age.

Why we won’t go to Mars in 2022

I had the pleasure to attend the American Academy of Optometry’s annual meeting in Anaheim, California, from November 9-12. It had been several years since I had been to the academy meeting, and I had forgotten the high quality of education that they offer.

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