UC San Diego Shiley Eye Institute UC San Diego Shiley Eye Institute The Viterbi Family Department of Ophthalmology UC San Diego Shiley Eye Institute
by name
Afshari, Natalie A. Baxter, Sally L. Borooah, Shyamanga Brown, Stuart I. Camp, Andrew Do, Jiun Ferreyra, Henry A. Freeman, William R. Goldbaum, Michael H. Granet, David B. Haw, Weldon W. Heichel, Chris W. Kikkawa, Don O. Kline, Lanning Korn, Bobby S. Lee, Jeffrey E. Liu, Catherine Y. Moghimi, Sasan Movaghar, Mansoor Nguyen, Thao P. Nudleman, Eric Robbins, Shira L. Rudell, Jolene Savino, Peter J. Spencer, Doran B. Vasile, Cristiana Weinreb, Robert N. Welsbie, Derek S.
by specialty
Comprehensive Ophthalmology Cornea & Refractive Surgery Glaucoma Neuro-Ophthalmology Ophthalmic Genetics Ophthalmic Pathology Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Optometry & Low Vision Pediatric Ophthalmology & Eye Alignment Disorders Refractive Surgery / LASIK Retina & Vitreous Thyroid Eye Clinic Uveitis
by condition
AMD (Age-related Macular Degeneration) Cataracts Corneal Conditions Cosmetic Surgery Diabetic Retinopathy Eye Movement Disorders Glaucoma Hereditary (Genetic) Disorders Low Vision Neuro-Ophthalmic Conditions Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Pediatric Conditions Refractive Errors Retinal Diseases Strabismus (Strabimus) Thyroid Eye Disease Uveitis

Out of Town Patients

Welcome to beautiful San Diego and the Shiley Eye Institute. We hope you enjoy your visit and feel free to contact us with any questions or needs you may have. We are here to make you and your family feel at home and to put your mind at ease. This patient guide is designed to help you find quick answers to your questions about getting to the Shiley Eye Institute and navigating your way around our beautiful city.

Nearby Hotels
Hyatt Regency La Jolla at Aventine - 0.6 miles
3777 La Jolla Village Drive, San Diego, CA 92122
Phone: 858-552-1234
San Diego Marriott La Jolla - 0.6 miles
4240 La Jolla Village Drive, San Diego, CA 92037
Phone: 858-587-1414
Sheraton La Jolla Hotel - 0.8 miles
3299 Holiday Court, La Jolla, CA 92037
Phone: 858-453-5500
Embassy Suites San Diego - La Jolla - 0.9 miles
4550 La Jolla Village Dr, San Diego, CA 92122
Phone: 858-453-0400
Residence Inn San Diego La Jolla - 1.1 miles
8901 Gilman Drive, La Jolla Village, CA 92037
Phone: 858-587-1770
Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines - 2.5 miles
10950 N Torrey Pines Rd, La Jolla, CA 92037
Phone: 858-558-1500
Extended Stay America - San Diego/Sorrento Mesa – 5.11 miles
9880 Pacific Heights Blvd, San Diego, CA 92121
Phone: 858-623-0100
Best Western Premier Hotel Del Mar - 7.12 miles
720 Camino Del Mar, Del Mar, CA 92014
Special UCSD rates
Complimentary shuttle and complimentary parking
Phone: 800-451-4515
Bartell Hotels – UCSD’s Preferred Hotel Partner
All seven local Bartell Hotels extend preferred discounts
to all UC San Diego Health System patients and their families,
professors, students, parents, alumni, family, friends
and employees associated with UC San Diego.
Family Houses
UC San Diego Health offers two Family Houses (Bannister House in Hillcrest and La Jolla Family House)
to provide a home away from home for families of patients undergoing long treatments the Shiley Eye Institute and Ratner Children's Eye Center at UC San Diego Health. To find out more information, eligibility and room rates go to:
Airport Info
San Diego International Airport - 10 miles
3225 North Harbor Drive, San Diego, California
Phone: 619-400-2404
Rental Cars
Most major rental car companies operate out of San Diego
International Airport with complimentary shuttles to
and from the terminal.
Many companies provide taxi cab service at San Diego
International Airport. Signs in the terminal will lead
you to where you can find a taxi where a transportation
coordinator will place you with the first available taxi.
Amtrak & Coaster Trains
Amtrak and the Pacific Surfliner provide green and efficient
travel for out of town patients. The Pacific Surfliner operates
throughout southern California from the coast of San Luis Obispo and San Diego through Los Angeles and Santa Barbara and Amtrak trains travel nationally for patients journeying from far distances stopping at Solana Beach, CA and San Diego/Old Town, CA the two closest train stops to the Shiley Eye Institute.
Phone: 1-800-USA-RAIL
Metro Bus
Plan your trip using the MTS Online Trip Planner.
Phone: 619-557-4555

Search By Specialties

Comprehensive Ophthalmology Cornea & Refractive Surgery Glaucoma Neuro-Ophthalmology Ophthalmic Genetics Ophthalmic Pathology Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Optometry & Low Vision Pediatric Ophthalmology & Eye Alignment Disorders Refractive Surgery / LASIK Retina & Vitreous Thyroid Eye Clinic Uveitis

Shiley Eye Telehealth

Video Visits

COVID-19 update: In response to California's stay-at-home order and to reduce the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), UC San Diego Health has expanded the availability of telehealth across our health care system. All primary and specialty care clinics offer video visits with your providers in order to limit person-to-person contact.


To make an appointment, call
(858) 534-6290
All appointments are prioritized on the basis of medical need.

Emergency Care After Hours

For ophthalmic emergency care after hours and on weekends, please call the UCSD page operator at
(619) 543-6737
and ask for the ophthalmologist on call.


9415 Campus Point Drive
La Jolla, CA 92093-0946

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