Provides Unrivaled Expertise
Experience exceptional vision care at Snyder Optometry of Alhambra. With over four decades serving the San Gabriel Valley, our legacy of excellence lives on through the unparalleled expertise of Dr. David Snyder and his son, Dr. Harlan Snyder. Whether you need a routine eye exam or advanced treatment, trust our optometrists to maximize your vision and improve your health.
Meet the Optometrists
David L. Snyder, O.D
Dr. David Snyder is a pioneering optometrist who brings 40 years of vision excellence to the Alhambra community and beyond.
Dr. David Snyder attended UCLA and received his Doctorate in Optometry from the Los Angeles College of Optometry. He was a clinical instructor at the college until going into private practice in 1971. Dr. Snyder built and has maintained his practice in the Alhambra community ever since. For over 40 years, Dr. Snyder has provided the highest quality vision care to thousands of patients. Many generations of families have trusted Dr. Snyder with their eyesight.
In addition to his long distinguished Optometric career, Dr. Snyder has also been an active member of the Alhambra community. He has served as President of the Rotary Club and Chamber of Commerce and has been a long-time board member of the YMCA.
Harlan P. Snyder, O.D
Dr. Harlan Snyder is an acclaimed optometrist and community leader revolutionizing vision care with expertise, compassion, and academic excellence.
Dr. Harlan Snyder graduated from the University of California at Santa Barbara with a Bachelor of Science degree in Pharmacology. He received his Doctorate degree from the Southern California College of Optometry graduating Summa Cum Laude, with the highest academic honors. Dr. Snyder also received the prestigious Beta Sigma Kappa Medal of Honor, for the highest GPA in his graduating honors class. In addition to these academic achievements, he received numerous awards and scholarships for excellence in clinical care. After receiving his Doctorate he then completed a one-year residency at the Veterans Affairs Hospital in Sepulveda, California with a special emphasis on disease management and geriatrics.
Dr.Harlan Snyder is currently on staff at this hospital instructing Optometric Residents and performing comprehensive eye exams on our veterans. Dr. Harlan Snyder is also an active member of the Alhambra community and has been on the board of directors for the Alhambra Rotary Club. His wife, Susan is a special education teacher at San Gabriel High School.
Have Questions About Becoming a Snyder Optometry Patient?
Which insurance plans do you accept?
We accept a wide range of insurance carriers, including all PPO providers. This includes:
- Central Health
- BlueCross BlueShield
- EyeMed Vision Care
- Health Net
- MES Vision
- United Health Care POS
- Envolve Medi-Cal
- Aetna POS
What is the cost for treatment without insurance?
The cost for treatment without insurance at Snyder Optometry is as follows:
- Eye exam only: $95 (includes refraction and basic health assessment including glaucoma testing)
- Eye exam and basic single vision glasses with standard frame: $194
- Eye exam and polycarbonate single vision glasses with standard frame: $214
- Eye exam and basic bifocals with standard frame: $231
- Eye exam and basic progressive lenses with standard frame: $294
Discounts and specials are also available for additional frames, lenses, and treatments. For more information and specific pricing, it’s best to contact us directly.
Do you offer distinguished eyewear brands?
Snyder Optometry offers a variety of eyewear brands to help you achieve the look you want. Some of the brands available include:
- Dolce & Gabbana
- Harley Davidson
- Kate Spade
- Kenneth Cole
- Ray Ban
- Wiley X
- Hugo Boss
- Brooks Brothers
- Michael Kors
- Tory Burch
- Caolina Hererra
- Marc Jacobs