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6360 Mae Anne Ave. Reno,Nevada

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Providing Exceptional Eye Care &
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6360 Mae Anne Ave.
Reno, Nevada

Welcome to Reno Family Eye Care

Dr. Boren, Dr. Smith, Dr. Solberg, Dr. Kappes and staff are pleased to welcome you to our office. We strive to provide exceptional eye care with state-of-the-art equipment. We would like to educate our patients about their vision and eye health as thoroughly as possible. Our goal is to provide the highest level of care and service for each patient.

Our office hours can be found on the ‘Hours and Location’ page. To inquire about office closures for specific days, please call our office.

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We carry the latest European and American designer eyewear collections in a variety of styles, colors and materials.

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Whether you wear daily, weekly or monthly disposables, or conventional (vial) lenses, check out our selection of lenses that fit your needs.

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Learn about eye exams, what’s involved in a comprehensive exam, and special considerations for kids and contacts.

Meet Our Doctors

Dr. Mariah Smith

Dr. Mariah Smith OD

Dr. R. Andrew Boren

Dr. R. Andrew Boren OD

Dr. C. Annie Solberg

Dr. C. Annie Solberg OD

Dr. Kallie Kappes

Dr. Kallie Kappes OD, F.A.A.O.

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Ask Dr. Kallie Kappes, Dr. C. Annie Solberg, Dr. R. Andrew Boren, and Dr. Mariah Smith a Question...

What is the examination like to determine if someone has dry eyes?

A large part of the examination is finding out what the patient is experiencing and determining the type of dry eye causing the symptoms. We examine the surface of the eye under a microscope to look at the quantity and the quality of the tear film. Additionally, we examine the eyelids and the glands inside the eyelids to insure they are healthy.

What are the typical treatments for dry eyes?

There are a wide range of treatments ranging from over the counter products to specialty laser procedures. Many times using artificial tears and vitamin supplements can help boost the tear film. There are prescription eye drops that can aid in tear production as well as laser procedures for patients with more advanced dry eye.

Are there any recommendations to help people avoid dry eye?

Of course – stay hydrated and making sure you consume enough water each day. Additionally, take breaks from your computer and smart phone. I recommend the 20/20/20 Rule – take a 20 second break every 20 minutes and look 20 feet away and blink your eyes. Finally, wearing sunglasses is critical to protecting the surface of the eye and the eyelids from UV exposure.


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The Orthokeratology (Ortho-K) Fitting Process at Reno Family Eye Care

Ortho-K is a non-surgical method of reshaping the cornea to correct refractive errors, most commonly myopia (near-sightedness). The cornea is the transparent, dome-shaped structure covering the front...

February Update with Reno Family Eye Care

Thank you to our amazing patients for nominating Dr. Mariah Smith as a finalist for Best Optometrist in the official community's choice awards for Best of Reno!...

Nurturing Clear Vision: A Comprehensive Guide to Myopia Management

In recent years, the prevalence of myopia, or nearsightedness, has been on the rise.  There is an increasing number of individuals experiencing blurry distance vision. Myopia can...

December Glasses Drive

Change the world, one set of glasses at a time. By giving sight to someone who is visually impaired, you can help them gain employment, complete their...
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Reno Family Eye Care

6360 Mae Anne Ave, Suite 1
Reno, NV 89523
  • 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Closed

We are closed the first Friday of every month until 9:30 AM for staff training.

Special Office Hours:
  • Closed
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  • Closed
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Please call: 775-787-9137 for further instructions.

We take most medical insurance plans. Use your best judgment on urgency; if you feel you need to, find the nearest emergency room. Visit our eye emergencies page for more information.

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Please note, we are closed the first Friday of every month until 9:30 AM for staff training. We will be closed May 27th, July 4th, & Sept. 2nd for the holidays. We apologize for any inconvenience.