While UMMC Midtown Campus does not yet have its own optical shop, patients are able to access the University of Maryland Optical Center at UMMC University Campus for their needs.

Board-certified opticians at the UM Optical Center offer you the right balance of skilled, professional eye care and the finest in eyewear. Each one is dedicated to your sight and stays on top of the latest in testing and care, as well as contact lenses, spectacle lens materials, tints, designs and coatings.

Choose from hundreds of frames in the very latest looks such as: Gucci, Tom Ford, Kate Spade, Lilly Pulitzer, Penguin and many more! 

Select from an assortment of the most advanced lenses, all customized for you:

  • Anti-Reflective Coatings: Reduce glare off computer screens and haloes around lights at night.

  • High-Index Lenses: Offer superior vision in a leaner, lightweight lens, plus an aspheric surface.

  • Transition Lenses: Help maintain comfortable vision as you go indoors or outdoors, while keeping the sun’s harmful UV rays at bay.

  • Polycarbonate Lenses: Help you stay active with comfortable high-impact resistant, UV and scratch-resistant lenses. Great for children, sports enthusiasts and monocular patients.

  • Polarized and Sunwear: Protect you against harmful rays at the beach, on the water or in the snow.

  • Progressive Lenses: Let you see clearly at any distance without those annoying (and aging) bifocal or trifocal lines.