412 Hempstead Turnpike West Hempstead, NY 11552 Half a block east of Cherry Valley
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10:00am - 6:00pm
10:00am - 6:00pm
10:00am - 5:00pm
10:00am - 5:00pm
10:00am - 6:00pm
10:00am - 5:00pm


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(516) 481-0127

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Why choose Sterling Optical West Hempstead, NY?

The Sterling Optical store in West Hempstead has been in business for 23 years, and is the place where you will find the best value and selection when it comes to the eyewear needs of you and your family. With the convenience of offering one-hour service, we make it easy to provide professional eye care service and treatment according to your schedule. We carry an extensive line of value frames, ophthalmic lenses, and contact lenses. We also have the area’s largest selection of designer frames from brands that include Prada, Gucci, Tom Ford, and Ray-Ban, to name a few. If your eyewear becomes broken or damaged, we offer a $20 warranty on all purchases. At our store in West Hempstead, 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. Visit the Sterling Optical store at 412 Hempstead Turnpike, West Hempstead, NY 11552 and find out why we’re the best in the local area.

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Eye Exams & Affordable Eye Care in West Hempstead, NY

The Sterling Optical store in West Hempstead is your source for everything from professional eye exams to the best selection of eyewear in the area. Our friendly and experienced staff is fully committed to providing you with unparalleled customer service and personal attention. From the moment you enter our store, our goal is to ensure you get the best eye care treatment possible – be it a free frame adjustment, contact lens training, or a comprehensive eye exam. If you need eyeglasses or contact lenses, then you’ll be happy to have chosen our store. Sterling Optical has everything you need to make sure that you see, and look, your best – from discount frames and designer eyewear to specialty lenses, prescription sunglasses, and contact lenses.

Our Brands

We carry popular designer brands and the latest styles to fit your style and budget. Stop by your neighborhood Sterling Optical location to view our complete collection.

  • Adrienne Vittadini
  • Affordable Designs
  • Altair
  • Armani Exchange
  • AV Studio
  • AX
  • Bebe
  • Biggu (oversized PD)
  • Cadillac
  • Cavalli
  • Cazal
  • Cinzia
  • Diesel
  • Dolce & Gabbana
  • Easytwist
  • Elizabeth Arden
  • Emporio Armani
  • English Laundry
  • Fendi
  • Float
  • Gant
  • Giorgio Armani
  • Gucci
  • Guess
  • Helium-Paris
  • Kenneth Cole
  • Lacoste
  • LaFont
  • Menizzi Titanium
  • Michael Kors
  • Miu Miu
  • Penguin
  • Prada
  • Rampage
  • Randy Jackson
  • Scott Harris
  • Seeds of Life
  • Silhouette
  • Tiffany & Co.
  • Valentino
  • Vera Wang
  • Versace
  • Vogue

Vision Plans We Accept

In most cases, we are able to bill your vision insurance provider directly, thereby saving you time and out-of-pocket expenses for whatever your visit was for: eyeglasses, eyewear, contact lenses, or eye exams. The plans we accept include:

  • Aetna
  • Avesis
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Clarity Vision
  • Coast 2 Coast
  • Comprehensive Professional System
  • Davis Vision
  • EyeMed
  • GVS
  • Health Net
  • March Vision Care
  • Medical Eye Services, Ltd.
  • National Vision Administrators, L.L.C.
  • Optum Health Care
  • Safeguard – MetLife
  • Spectera
  • Superior Vision
  • Vision Plan of America
  • Vision Screening

Don’t see your insurance listed? Call this store at (516) 481-2288 to check for additional accepted insurance plans.

Use your FSA (flex spending account) and HSA (health savings account) funds on eye exams, eyeglasses, and contact lenses!

Meet Our Doctor: Dr. Bernstein

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Meet Our Doctor: Dr. Bernstein

Dr. Bernstein has been practicing optometry for nearly a decade, and he works at Sterling Optical in West Hempstead. Dr. Bernstein is known for his specialty in fitting contact lenses and his expertise in the correction of diplopia (double vision) with prism therapy.

Meet Our Doctor: Dr. Gianfortune

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Doctor Hours

Monday 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
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Meet Our Doctor: Dr. Gianfortune

Dr. Gianfortune practices optometry at Sterling Optical in West Hempstead. He helps patients with frame adjustments, and fits them with the proper frame and lens combinations to suit their daily needs. Additionally, Dr. Gianfortune teaches them about current and future lens technologies.

To make an appointment with Dr. Bernstein and Dr. Gianfortune, call (516) 481-2288.

*$100 offer discount on purchase of a complete pair (frames with prescription lenses). Cannot be combined with insurance or other offers. Other restrictions may apply. See store for details. Offer expires 12/15/23. **Buy one complete pair of eyeglasses (frames with progressive lenses) and get 50% off progressive lenses on second pair (with purchase of frames). Second pair must be equal or lesser value. Progressive lenses must be Precision View brand or similar. Cannot be combined with insurance or other offers. Other restrictions may apply. See store for details. Offer expires 12/15/23. Purchase an eligible supply of ACUVUE® branded contact lenses from 07/01/23 to 12/31/23 and register for MyACUVUE® on to complete online reward form within 60 days of purchase and see full Terms and Conditions and other requirements