Welcome to Sterling Optical, Ithaca, NY

40 Catherwood Road Ithaca, NY 14850-1056
Located near the food court

Phone: (607) 257-2333 Fax: (607) 257-1763
Store Hours
  • Monday - Saturday 10:00 am to 9:00 pm
  • Sunday 11:00 am to 6:00 pm
Doctor's Hours *
  • Tuesday 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
  • Wednesday 11:00 am to 7:00 pm
  • Friday 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
  • Saturday 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Walk-ins Welcome
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Eye Exams by Sterling Optical and Affordable Eye Care in Ithaca, NY
At Sterling Optical in Ithaca, our optometrist and knowledgeable staff are committed to providing both quality eye exams and the best eyewear in the area. Our helpful staff will assist with all of your eye care and eyewear needs, including your choice of designer frames, contact lenses and sunglasses. Sterling Optical is committed to providing everything from thorough eye exams to a great selection of designer eyeglasses to overall great service. We utilize state-of-the-art equipment, so you can feel confident that your prescription for eyeglasses or contact lenses (should you need one) is accurate. Sterling Optical is open Monday through Saturday from 10:00 am to 9:00 pm, and Sunday from 11:00 am to 6:00 pm.


Where to Find Sterling Optical in Ithaca, NY
Sterling Optical is located in The Shops at Ithaca Mall (right next to the Food court). The mall is located at 40 Catherwood Road, Ithaca, NY. Please call us at (607) 257-2333 to schedule an appointment for an eye exam with one of our eye care professionals.


Why Choose Sterling Optical?
Sterling Optical offers the lowest prices on eyewear in Ithaca, along with thousands of frames to fit every individual style. We also have a huge selection of designer eyewear from designer brands that include Prada, Escada, Michael Kors, Oakley, and Guess (among many others). Whatever your eye care needs, the professionals at Sterling Optical are here to help! With the convenience of offering one-hour service, we make it easy to provide professional eye care service and treatment according to your schedule. If you’re eyewear becomes broken or damaged, we offer a $20 warranty. At our store in Ithaca, we are committed to providing you and your family with the best possible eye care and exceptional customer service. We even accept CareCredit® and most insurance plans. Find out why we’re the best eye care store in the area. Visit Sterling Optical at 40 Catherwood Road, Ithaca, NY 14850-1056.

At Sterling Optical in Ithaca, NY, we offer our customers an incredible selection of popular designer frames. Not only will you find eyewear that showcases your unique style, but our eyeglasses, contact lenses, sunglasses (and more) will most likely fit your budget. We carry the latest looks – from top brands such as Burberry, Prada, Gucci, Tom Ford, and Ray-Ban, among many others. So, if you’re ready to explore the latest fashions, then stop by Sterling Optical in Ithaca to check out the hottest looks in eyewear, and choose a pair today!

  • Armani Exchange
  • Banana Republic
  • Coach
  • Costa
  • Empori
  • Fossil
  • Gucci
  • Hackett
  • Kate Spade
  • Maui Jim
  • Michael Kors
  • Oakley
  • Polo
  • Prada
  • Ralph Lauren
  • Tiffany
  • Tory Burch
  • Vogue

At Sterling Optical in Ithaca, NY, we now accept more vision insurance plans than ever before! And, in the event we don’t­­­ accept your plan – we’ll gladly provide you with a 30% discount on a complete pair of eyeglasses. In most cases, we can bill your vision insurance provider directly. This will save you time and out-of-pocket expenses for your eyeglasses, contact lenses, or eye exam. The vision plans we accept include:

  • Avesis
  • Davis Vision
  • Excellus
  • EyeMed
  • GVS
  • NVA
  • Spectera
  • Superior Vision

Dr. Bondan Jernetz

Dr. Bondan Jernetz is a Certified Optometrist who has been practicing at Sterling Optical in Ithaca, NY for the past two years. Dr. Jernetz’ professional experience revolves around the use of the latest optical technology and quality service regarding eyewear selection.

To make an appointment with Dr. Jernetz, call (607) 257-2333.

See our doctor's hours below:

  • Tuesday 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
  • Wednesday 11:00 am to 7:00 pm
  • Friday 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
  • Saturday 10:00 am to 5:00 pm