Penn Optical Group


450 7th Avenue, 3rd Floor

Between 34th and 35th Streets
New York, NY 10123
Phone: (212) 279-4826
Fax: (212) 563-3047


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Schedule your Eye Exam Today!  Book an appointment online today!

Call for an appointment - we can usually schedule them for the same week, sometimes the same day!


Business Hours:

Monday 9:30am – 6pm
Tuesday 9:30am – 5:30pm
Wednesday 9:30am – 6pm

Thursday 9:30am – 5:30pm

Friday 9:30am – 5:30pm


Penn Optical is located directly across the street from Penn Station in New York City and has been proudly serving our community for over 50 years. We provide eye examinations and contact lens fittings and offer a wide selection of eye glasses and sunglasses for our patients. We look forward to seeing you soon!


We carry many top designer brands including:

Gucci, Giorgio Armani, Prada, Ralph Lauren, DKNY, Silhouette, Oakley, ProDesign, D&G, Calvin Klein, Swissflex, Nike, Ray-Ban, Legre, Kawasaki, Coach, Tory Burch, Juicy Couture, Armani Exchange, John Lennon, Lucky Brand, Kimiko, Kliik, Fysh, Dolabany, Versace, Zac Posen, Versace, Iconik, Flexon, and more!

Our stylish staff will help you select the perfect eyewear to fit your style.


We are an authorized Ray-Ban Sunglass dealer.  Stop in to check out their classic frames, as well as their hot new styles.

Dr. Jonathan Ellant, Ophthalmologist now seeing patients at Penn Optical Group.

Dr. Ellant is an MD specializing in medical optical issues, cataracts, glaucoma, and a specialist in performing LASEK corrective surgery.

Call us now to schedule an appointment with Dr. Ellant on Tuesday afternoons.

212-279-4826 - ask for an appointment with the MD when scheduling your medical exam.


We provide thorough eye examinations including glaucoma testing, testing for cataracts, and many other visual screening tests. Our Doctor's specialize in contact lens fittings, and we stock a wide supply of disposable lenses. Our office has a wide selection of designer eyeglass frames and our lens consultants can help you select the perfect options to fill all your needs.


We are an Exclusive Provider of Acuvue Contact Lenses with Transitions.  Schedule your fitting for these cutting edge lenses today!


Types of Payment Accepted
We accept cash, personal checks, Debit Cards, FSA / HSA Cards, American Express®, MasterCard®, Visa®, and Discover®.

Insurance Plans
We participate with EyeMed Vision Care, VSP, United Vision, Medicare, AETNA, United, BCBS, Oxford, GHI, HIP, Cigna Vision, Davis Vision, EyeMed, Vision One, 32BJ, Local 237, UFT, NOITU, Emblem Health, Optum Vision, Fire Officers, Local 74 SEIU, Local 891, DC-37, Spectera,  Superior Vision, CPS Optical, Emblem Health, AETNA Vision, and most union plans - just ask if your coverage is not listed here!.

Languages Spoken
Our staff speaks English and Spanish.


We stock most major brands of contact lenses regularly.  Plus you can order directly from our online store for home delivery!