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Optical Center

Your One-Stop Shop For Eyewear

Vanderbilt Optical Center can handle nearly any optical need. We offer two full-service locations in Midtown Nashville and Murfreesboro. Our clinics in Franklin, Hendersonville and Lebanon offer some contact lens services. Please see our list of locations on the Vanderbilt Eye Institute home page for eye exam locations.

All our lenses are protected with a scratch-resistant coating and ultraviolet protection. All glasses are warrantied for at least one year, the frames against defect and the lenses against scratching. 

We have a broad selection of frames to suit all tastes and needs. 

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Services and Products We Offer

The Vanderbilt Optical Center can help with all of your visual needs - from choosing the right frames and lenses to specialty eyewear needs.


2311 Pierce Avenue
Nashville, TN 37232
Today's hours:8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Closed for lunch noon - 1 p.m
171 Heritage Park Drive
Murfreesboro, TN 37129
Today's hours:8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Meet Our Team

The opticians at our Vanderbilt Optical Center locations have years of experience in helping customers select the right products for their eyewear needs. 

John Stanley

John StanleyLDO, ABO, NCLE

    Senior Dispensing Optician
Katherine Lasley

Katherine Lasley

    Dispensing Optician
Tamra  Bohannon

Tamra Bohannon

    Dispensing Optician