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South Andersonville on Clark Street

South Andersonville On Clark Street Location at BCO

Eye Doctors in Chicago, IL

Big City Optical is the top choice for family-friendly eye care in Chicago, and it’s all thanks to our team of eye doctors who provide outstanding optical services that emphasize your visual well-being. With the help of our cutting-edge tech, cozy atmosphere, and modernized diagnostics and treatment techniques, we excel at providing a top-quality, enjoyable patient experience.

South Andersonville on Clark Street

5301 N Clark St,
Chicago, IL 60640

(773) 232-0448

(773) 944-1039
(773) 944-1039

Hours

Monday: 10:00AM–7:00PM
Tuesday: 10:00AM–7:00PM
Wednesday: 10:00AM–7:00PM
Thursday: 10:00AM–7:00PM
Friday: 9:00AM–5:00PM
Saturday: 9:00AM–6:00PM
Sunday: Closed

Services

At Big City Optical, we offer a range of services tailored to your specific eye care needs, with the flexibility to accommodate your preferences regarding how, where, and when you receive them. Our primary focus remains on ensuring a positive patient experience that’s aligned with your schedule and keeps you well-informed about the status of your eye health.

Eye Exams at BCO

Eye Exams

In addition to our conventional, in-person comprehensive eye examinations, we are delighted to provide digital eye exams as well. Online exams significantly enhance appointment flexibility for clients, allowing you to schedule them at your convenience. During these exams, we will assess your vision and thoroughly examine your eyes to identify any possible issues or concerns.

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Myopia management at BCO

Myopia Management

Myopia, commonly referred to as nearsightedness, is a frequently occurring condition that typically emerges during childhood. While glasses can effectively improve the vision of myopia patients, they do not address its root causes. Our team of eye doctors offers a variety of myopia management solutions, allowing us to tailor a treatment plan that suits both you and your child’s needs.

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Eye disease management at BCO

Eye Disease Management

Big City Optical specializes in managing even the most challenging cases, whether it’s glaucoma, dry eye, or macular degeneration. We aim to provide you with the clear vision and healthy eyes necessary for a comfortable and enhanced quality of life.

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Eye emergencies at BCO

Eye Emergencies

All of our branches are well-prepared to manage critical eye emergencies. If you or a family member is facing an eye-related emergency during our regular business hours, please don’t hesitate to contact us immediately.

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Surgery Co-Management at BCO

Surgery Co-Management

Our collaboration with the top ophthalmologists and surgeons in the area is a key aspect of our exceptional eye care. We’ll make sure you have everything you need for a successful surgery and that you love your results afterwards.

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Eye Exams
Eye Exams at BCO

Eye Exams

In addition to our conventional, in-person comprehensive eye examinations, we are delighted to provide digital eye exams as well. Online exams significantly enhance appointment flexibility for clients, allowing you to schedule them at your convenience. During these exams, we will assess your vision and thoroughly examine your eyes to identify any possible issues or concerns.

Learn More

Myopia Management
Myopia management at BCO

Myopia Management

Myopia, commonly referred to as nearsightedness, is a frequently occurring condition that typically emerges during childhood. While glasses can effectively improve the vision of myopia patients, they do not address its root causes. Our team of eye doctors offers a variety of myopia management solutions, allowing us to tailor a treatment plan that suits both you and your child’s needs.

Learn More

Eye Disease Management
Eye disease management at BCO

Eye Disease Management

Big City Optical specializes in managing even the most challenging cases, whether it’s glaucoma, dry eye, or macular degeneration. We aim to provide you with the clear vision and healthy eyes necessary for a comfortable and enhanced quality of life.

Learn More

Eye Emergencies
Eye emergencies at BCO

Eye Emergencies

All of our branches are well-prepared to manage critical eye emergencies. If you or a family member is facing an eye-related emergency during our regular business hours, please don’t hesitate to contact us immediately.

Learn More

Surgery Co-Management
Surgery Co-Management at BCO

Surgery Co-Management

Our collaboration with the top ophthalmologists and surgeons in the area is a key aspect of our exceptional eye care. We’ll make sure you have everything you need for a successful surgery and that you love your results afterwards.

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Optical

We offer hundreds of diverse frames, lenses, contacts, and sunglasses. This extensive collection is designed to cater to a diverse range of tastes, preferences, and vision requirements. Each frame has been carefully curated by our optical team, and we are excited to help you find a fashionable pair of brand-new specs that perfectly complement your look.

Glasses & Frames

We possess an expansive assortment of over 700 frames, featuring the hottest currently…
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Contact Lenses

Our contact lens evaluations are customized to ensure an accurate and comfortable…
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Sunglasses

Protect your eyes from the sun’s UV rays while showcasing your style! Explore our…
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Specialty Lenses

We offer an extensive selection of alternative lenses for patients who may not find traditional…
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Our Dedicated Team

We carefully selected our eye doctors and staff based on their expertise, empathy, and genuine commitment to the neighborhood. Our objective is to learn your personality and lifestyle, which enables us to tailor your appointments and treatments accurately. Big City Optical is where fashion and eye care meet.

Dr. Alla Malishkevich, OD

Dr. Alla Malishkevich, OD

Dr. Charu Patel, O.D.

Charu Patel, O.D.

Dr. Christine Ngo O.D.

Christine Ngo, O.D.

Dr. Dawn Lee, O.D

Dawn Lee, O.D.

Dr. George Constantinopoulos, O.D

George Constantinopoulos, O.D.

Jason Weubbe, O.D.

Jason Weubbe, O.D.

Dr. Jeress Pendleton, O.D.

Jeress Pendleton, O.D.

Dr. Jessica Islam, O.D., M.P.H

Jessica Islam, O.D., M.P.H

Dr. Larisa Shleyfer-Vishnevskiy, O.D

Larisa Shleyfer-Vishnevskiy, O.D.

Dr. Maher Asim, O.D

Maher Asim, O.D.

Mujahid Sueed, O.D.

Mujahid Saeed, O.D.

Dr. Rasa Tamulavichus, O.D

Rasa Tamulavichus, O.D.

Dr. Richard Schrenzel, O.D

Richard Schrenzel, O.D.

Dr. Yesenia Magallanes, O.D

Yesenia Magallanes, O.D.

Vision Insurance? Medical Insurance? We Take It!

We want to offer Chicago the best optical and eye exams — and make them as accessible as possible. We accept a wide range of vision insurance and medical insurance plans: look for yours below, or feel free to call us so we can make the most of your benefits!

Proudly Serving

Big City Optical is thrilled to support patients in Andersonville and its surrounding communities, including Edgewater, Uptown, Arcadia Terrace, Budlong Woods, Magnolia Glen, Edgewater Glen, Little India, West Ridge, Winnemac, Ravenswood, Lincoln Square, Rogers Park, North Park, Lincolnwood, Albany Park, Irving Park, Avondale, Northalsted, Lake View, and more. Schedule an appointment with us today!

Driving Directions

We are located at 5301 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60640.

If you’re coming from the south, head north on N Ashland Ave. Drive 2.3 miles and then take a right onto W Foster Ave. Drive 0.1 miles and turn left onto N Clark St. On your righthand side before you turn, you’ll pass La Colombe Coffee Roasters. Drive north on N Clark St for 0.2 miles, and our store will be on the right, just after the W Berwyn Ave intersection.

If you’re coming from the northwest, take N Lincoln Ave southeast and turn left onto W Peterson Ave. Drive east on Peterson for 0.9 miles until you see the Sabor A Café Colombian Steakhouse, and drive another 0.8 miles. Turn right onto N Ravenswood Ave, and in 0.8 miles, turn left onto W Summerdale Ave. Drive 0.3 miles, and Lost Larson (Andersonville) bakery will be on your righthand side. Turn right at that intersection onto N Clark St. We are located 0.1 miles south, on your left.