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Welcome to Optix Eyecare Center, OD PLLC
Your Optometrist in Durham, NC.

Call us at 919-384-0784 today.

Welcome to Optix Eyecare Center, OD PLLC in Durham. Dr. Mark Newman and the Optix Eyecare Center, OD PLLC team strive to provide the finest in optometry services. We invite you to browse our website to learn more about our optometry services, and invite you to join our patient family by scheduling an eye exam appointment at our Durham office.

Optix Eyecare Center, OD PLLC is a full service eye and vision care provider and will take both eye emergencies as well as scheduled appointments. Patients throughout the Durham area come to Optix Eyecare Center, OD PLLC because they know they will receive the personal attention and professional care that is our foundation. Dr. Newman and our team are dedicated to keeping our patients comfortable and well-informed at all times. At Optix Eyecare Center, OD PLLC, we will explain every exam and procedure and answer all of our patient's questions. Additionally, at Optix Eyecare Center, OD PLLC, we offer vision financing options and will work with vision insurance providers to ensure good eye health and vision care for all of our patients.

Our Approach to Optometry

Our one-on-one approach to optometry makes Dr. Newman and the Optix Eyecare Center, OD PLLC staff the eye and vision care providers of choice in the Durham area. Our Durham optometrist offers the following services: complete eye exams, contact lenses, glasses, glaucoma testing, and pre- and post-operative care. For a complete list of services, visit our services page or call our Durham office at 919-384-0784.

At Optix Eyecare Center, OD PLLC, we are dedicated to providing high-quality optometry services in a comfortable environment. Call us at 919-384-0784 to schedule your appointment today!

Dr. Mark Newman
Durham Optometrist | Optix Eyecare Center, OD PLLC | 919-384-0784

2812 Erwin Road Suite 201
Durham, NC 27705

See what one doctor had to say about us

"Speaking as a physician myself, I can say that Dr Newman is exactly what I 
look for in a health care provider: knowledgeable, experienced, personable 
and attentive to detail. He is one of the few professionals left who 
manages their own practice and is able to maintain that unique combination 
of professionalism, efficiency and personal care that used to characterize 
the traditional doctor's office--before we all became corporatized. I have 
been under Dr Newman's care for 15 years and drive back to Durham to see 
him even though I no longer live in town. Highly recommended."

Dr. Srobona 
T. Chatterjee, MD Patient since 2006

Hours of Operation

Our Regular Schedule

Monday:

8:30 am

5:30 pm

Tuesday:

9:00 am

6:30 pm

Wednesday:

8:30 am

5:30 pm

Thursday:

9:00 am

6:30 pm

Friday:

8:30 am

5:00 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Closed

Sunday:

Closed

Closed

Meet The Staff

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  • Dr.
    Newman

    Dr. Newman is an Optometrist in Durham providing complete eye care services for the surrounding communities. 

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Reviews From Our Satisfied Patients

  • "I've been coming here since I was a young adult, I'm now 36 and I have also bought my kids here as well. Dr. Newman and his staff are all wonderful. I bought my nephew in today and realized this is his 1st eye appointment. He also has some anxieties when it comes to appointments and new experiences. Dr.Newman was very patient and answered all his questions. I recommend this place for anybody looking for reliable, friendly, and patient eye care."
    Catherine Cece.

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