Aiea, Hawaii

Edwin Y. Endo, OD & Associates

Complete Eye and Vision care, where Quality is Affordable.

Edwin Y. Endo, OD & Associates

98-1247 Kaahumanu St
Aiea, HI 96701
(808) 487-5500
Edwin Y. Endo, OD & Associates, Optometrists, Health and Beauty, Aiea, Hawaii

Dr. Edwin Y. Endo, O.D. & Associates is Oahu’s finest source for eye care. As a yearly recipient of the Best Optometrists award by the Honolulu Star-Advertiser, Dr. Edwin Y. Endo, O.D. & Associates has a well-established reputation of being fully committed to the ocular health of each patient.

Combining personal care with the latest advancement in eye care technology, the award-winning staff of Dr. Edwin Y. Endo’s practice offers essential eye care services such as eye exams, contact lens fittings, and treatment of red or dry eyes for the entire family. More specialized services, such as preventive nutritional counseling, laser eye correction, and ocular prosthetics are also available.

The doctors of the Dr. Edwin Y. Endo, O.D. & Associates practice make health education a foremost priority and work to provide resources that help patients to make sanitary and healthy lifestyle choices, such as proper contact lens use.

Your eyes are vital for a full and healthy life, and should only be trusted to the ocular health specialists. For state of the art professional eye care in Oahu, look no further than Edwin Y. Endo, O.D. & Associates, located accessibly in the heart of Honolulu at the Mary Savio Medical Plaza. Call (808) 487-5500 to schedule an appointment.

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