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Welcome to Hamburg Vision Center
Your Optometrist in Lexington, KY

Call us at (859) 327-3701 today.

Serving Lexington and the surrounding communities, we offer comprehensive eye health and optometry services for all members of your family. We know how much your eye health and appearance means to the quality of your life. Dr. Karen Santos is an optometrist committed to excellence and serving your complete eye care needs.

Visit us at Hamburg Vision Center to find the latest in fashion eyewear, lens and optometry technology. Our experienced staff looks forward to helping you find the best pair of eyewear or contact lenses to meet your visual needs.

We look forward to welcoming you in our office at Hamburg Vision Center soon!

Welcome to Hamburg Vision Center in Lexington. Dr. Karen Santos and the Hamburg Vision Center team strive to provide the best in optometry services. We invite you to browse our website to learn more about our optometry services and join our patient family by scheduling an eye exam appointment at our Lexington office.

Hamburg Vision Center is a full service eye and vision care provider, accepting both eye emergencies as well as scheduled appointments. Patients throughout the Lexington area come to Hamburg Vision Center because they know they will receive the personal attention and professional care that is our foundation. Dr. Santos and our team are dedicated to keeping our patients comfortable and well-informed at all times. At Hamburg Vision Center, we will explain every exam and procedure and answer all of our patients' questions. Additionally, at Hamburg Vision Center, we offer vision financing options and will work with vision insurance providers to ensure good eye health and vision care for all of our patients.

Our Approach to Optometry

Our one-on-one approach to optometry makes Dr. Santos and the Hamburg Vision Center staff the eye and vision care providers of choice in the Lexington area. Our Lexington optometrist offers the following services: complete eye exams, contact lenses, glasses, glaucoma testing, and pre- and post-operative care. For a complete list of services, visit our services page or call our Lexington office at (859) 327-3701.

At Hamburg Vision Center, we are dedicated to providing high-quality optometry services in a comfortable environment.Call us at (859) 327-3701 or schedule an appointment today online.

Dr. Karen Santos
Lexington Optometrist | Hamburg Vision Center | (859) 327-3701
2716 Old Rosebud Road Suite 130
Lexington, KY 40509

  • Karen Santos
    Optometrist

    Dr. Karen grew up in Toronto, Canada and was raised by hard-working parents. When she was 6, her father graduated from Optometry school and opened his own practice. As a result, she spent many long hours working closely with her father and his patients and developed a deep appreciation for the profession of optometry.

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Testimonials

Reviews From Our Satisfied Patients

  • "Before I was a patient, I had a sudden very painful eye issue that felt like glass in both eyes. I called the closest vision center! Happily, Dr. Santos made time for me immediately and quickly identified an allergic reaction to my new contacts. She is generous with the community; making glasses for students in need of vision correction. The employees are always friendly and helpful. I cannot say enough good things about Dr. Karen Santos and her professional team."
    Ginny R.
  • "Dr. Santos is beyond wonderful . I found them online based off of rave reviews, they are however out of network with vision plans however her along with her staff took time before appointment and during to fully explain how it would work & took care of filing for me . I paid a reasonable exam fee and got a check in the mail just shortly after( with NO work from me)! Everything about my experience was above and beyond , i got the best exam i likely will ever receive and Dr. Santos took time to make me fully aware of every step along the way . HIGHLY RECOMMEND for you and your family."
    Marissa H.
  • "Dr. Santos and her staff truly go above and beyond for their patients. They do not just settle with your vision, they make sure you are seeing the best possible. I suffer from astigmatism and Dr. Santos was thorough with the examination and even replaced my glasses because I was not satisfied. Top notch organization!"
    Ronak P.
  • "Great experience! Dr. Santos is friendly, down to earth, and takes her time with the examination and answering questions. Comfortable visit. She's now my new eye Dr.!"
    Kathleen R.

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Lexington Office

Monday:

8:00 am-5:30 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am-5:30 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am-5:30 pm

Thursday:

8:00 am-5:30 pm

Friday:

8:00 am-1:00 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed