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Welcome to Stockdale Optometry

Call us at 661-831-8952 today.

Since 1978 Stockdale Optometry has been focused on providing Kern County with high-quality vision care. We appreciate your consideration of our office for your visual needs. Our experienced staff operates as a team and we are committed to providing you with superior service.

Stockdale Optometry is a full service eye and vision care provider and will take both eye emergencies as well as scheduled appointments. Patients throughout the Bakersfield area come to Stockdale Optometry because they know they will receive the personal attention and professional care that is our foundation. Our team is dedicated to keeping our patients comfortable and well-informed at all times. At Stockdale Optometry, we will explain every exam and procedure and answer all of our patient's questions.

Our Approach to Eye Care

Our one-on-one approach to optometry makes Stockdale Optometry unique and have new and existing patients coming back. Unlike most offices who offer 15-20 minute exams, we do not rush any patients and answer every questions that you may have. Therefore, our eye exams are scheduled for 30 minutes. We offer routine eye exams, emergency/red eyes visits, contact lenses, specialty contact lenses (Ortho-K and Keratoconus), glaucoma management and much more. Take a look at our services page for all services that we provide or call us for more details.

At Stockdale Optometry, we are dedicated to providing high-quality optometry services in a comfortable environment. Call us at 661-831-8952 for your next appointment. 

Stockdale Optometry | 3869 Stockdale Hwy. Bakersfield, CA 93309

Stockdale Optometry | 3869 Stockdale Hwy. Bakersfield, CA 93309


Reviews From Our Satisfied Patients

  • "My yearly exam as always went amazing, the staff is friendly, kind and professional. i have been a loyal customer for years and will continue to do so. Dr. Bhutani was on time, very professional and welcoming. Clean, and comfortable office."
  • "GREAT service, friendly staff, knowledgeable doctors and a beautiful one of a kind office. My overall experience was superb at Stockdale Optometry. See you next year!"
  • "All in all a great customer experience. Two thumbs up to the doctors and their patient focused practice."

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