Dry Eye Center of Arizona
3805 E Bell Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85032
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Phone (602) 549-2020
Fax: (602) 325-5536
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Our office is open during the following hours:
Mon-Friday: 9AM - 6PM
Saturdays: 9AM - 1PM
Doctor's Hours: By Appointment Only
During these unprecedented times, our primary focus is our patients’ safety, their well-being, and health. We have implemented rigorous hygiene and social distance protocols in the office from the very beginning of the outbreak. Consistent with recommendations from the US CDC and the Arizona Department of Health Services, WE ARE POSTPONING ALL NON-URGENT ROUTINE EYE CARE UNTIL THE OUTBREAK IS UNDER CONTROL.
We may adjust office hours as needed, but we will continue to see patients who have conditions requiring ongoing or urgent care and necessary procedures. As always, we will continue to provide emergency eye care during and after normal office hours.
These are difficult times unlike anything we have seen in our lifetimes. We want you to know that our commitment to our patients and to our community is unwavering. We
will be available to answer your questions, refill prescriptions, provide guidance, and do whatever we can to ease the burden during these challenging times. We will get through this
For emergency care after 6pm MST or if the office is otherwise closed, please call 602-730-4393. Please leave a message describing your problem and a phone number where you can receive a return phone call. Your call will be returned as soon as possible generally before 11pm that evening or after 8am the following morning.
Note that we welcome calls from urgent care centers and emergency departments for eye related queries.
For all other matters or questions, please call our office number 602-549-2020 from 9:00am to 6:00pm MST. We are here for you.
The Dry Eye Center of Arizona is dedicated to the treatment of dry eye and ocular surface disease including chronic red and irritated eyes. We understand how disruptive and life altering dry eye can be. We combine decades of experience and state-of-the-art technology to diagnose and successfully manage your dry eye, even if you have suffered for years. We are here to help!
The Dry Eye Center is staffed by Dr. Arthur Epstein, an internationally recognized key opinion leader whose primary clinical focus is dry eye and ocular surface disease, Dr. Shannon Steinhauser who concentrates on dry eye associated with chronic health conditions and eye disorders and Dr. Cory Lappin who recently joined the practice after completing his residency at the Cincinnati Eye Institute.
Significant advances have occurred in our understanding of dry eye and ocular surface disease. This increase in knowledge has created new and better ways to help dry eye sufferers and allows dramatic improvements in comfort and quality of life. This website contains a tremendous amount of new information and perspective about this all too common condition. We encourage you to read through it and contact us if you have any questions.
Arthur B. Epstein, OD, FAAO
Shannon L. Steinhäuser, OD, FAAO
Cory J. Lappin, MS, OD