Edwin Y. Endo, OD Optometrists, Eye Doctors Of Honolulu

Leading Provider in Professional Optometry Eye Care and highly regarded establishment offering state of the art Practice & progressive Vision eye exams with Excellence. The Art of Caring.

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Best Optometrists & Eye Doctors in Honolulu

We provide the latest "state-of-the-art" vision advances & eye care technology, prescription lenses & affordable fashion eyewear (exclusive designer eyeglasses) with appealing fashion trends, cosmetic & therapeutic medications (including good health & nutrition) options to our patients. We also offer our patients a wide variety of services including:
Brindamos los últimos avances en visión y tecnología para el cuidado de los ojos "de vanguardia", lentes recetados y anteojos de moda asequibles (anteojos de diseñador exclusivo) con tendencias de moda atractivas, opciones de medicamentos cosméticos y terapéuticos (que incluyen buena salud y nutrición) para nuestros pacientes También ofrecemos a nuestros pacientes una amplia variedad de servicios que incluyen:
Corrective Lenses for Color Blindness:Enchroma (We are the authorized retailer)
  • ColorDx® CCT HD® High Precision Color-Vision Diagnostics

  • Cataract & lasik management
  • Emergencies & Walk in usually available by our interns
  • treatments for glaucoma (lumigan, alphagan p, travatan z, Vyzulta, rhopressa, rocklatan, xelpros)
  • Glaucoma and Macular Degeneration treatments & evaluations
  • Premium and specialty contact lenses (including sclerals, hybrids, synergeyes, multi-focals, multifocals, colours, astigmatism, etc.)
  • Affordable fashion designer eyewear selection (Maui Jim Sunglasses)
  • Custom designed Computer & Gamers Specialty Glasses (Gunnar Optiks)
  • High definition digital Progressive lenses (Pals), Polaroid Transitions (Vantage)
  • Adult, Geriatric, Children & Pediatric Eye & Vision Care
  • Geriatric eye care, pro-active, preventive & not re-active care (nutriceuticals, epigenetics, anti-aging)
  • Nutrition & Good health Counseling, Macular Degeneration prevention
  • Cosmetic (Latisse, Upneeq, Lumify) and allergy/red eye treatment
  • Treatments for chronic dry eyes (punctal plugs, RestasisXiidra, Lotemax sm, tyrvaya)
  • Treatments & evaluation of vision problems 2nd to traumatic brain injury
  • Evaluations and therapy for binocular vision problems, dyslexia, problems learning
  • Eyestrain, sore & red eyes, eye pain
  • Myopia Control, Presbyopia (vuity), aTROPINE
  • Unexplained dizzyness, unexplained nasal congestion, sleep apnea, fatique, tired eyes
  • Lasik & implantable contact lenses & refractive surgery consultation and care
  • Occupational, computer & Sports Vision   
  • New Glaucoma Medications: Vyzulta, Rhopressa, Rocklatan, Xelpros

Our Board Certified Doctors and Interns from California, Arizona, Alabama and Canada are ready to serve you. Eye emergencies and our Walk In Clinic can usually be seen by our Interns.





Amy Endo, ABOM, FNAO, NCLE-AC, CPOT                                  Amy Endo

Amy Endo is a Licensed Master Optician, Fellow National Academy of Opticianry, Advanced Certified Contact Lens Fitter and a Certified Paraoptometric Technician. She is a graduate of the University of Hawaii at Manoa, with a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration.
Mrs. Endo is a writer/contributor for Eye Care Professional Magazine and an appointed member of the Hawaii Dispensing Opticians Advisory Committee. She also served as Chair of the American Optometric Association's Paraoptometric Section. Currently, she  is teaching a course of an apprenticeship program for Optometric Assistants at the Kapiolani Community College.
Her awards include VSP's People First National Staff Winner; One of 50 Most Influential Women in Optical by Vision Monday Magazine; The Edge Business Recipient, awarded by Eye Care Business Magazine; Transitions Lenses National Dispenser of the Year, and the American Optometric Association's National Paraoptometric of the Year.
Kimberly Martocci, Candidate Optometry University of Alabama
  Katie Willis, Candidate Optometry University of Alabama                   

The University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Optometry

  • Actively partaking in one-on-one patient care in the Primary Care Clinic and Vision Therapy Clinic at UAB Eye Care and other affiliated clinics.
  • Actively observing and scribing for patient care in the Low Vision Clinic, Cornea & Contact Lens Clinic, Ocular Disease Clinic, Pediatric Clinic, and Adult Binocular Vision Clinic at UAB Eye Care.
  • Secretary of SVOSH- Student Volunteers in Optometric Service to Humanity (The University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Optometry)
  • Alpha Lambda Delta National Honor Society (Western Carolina University)
  • Former member of the Brinson Honors College Board of Directors (Western Carolina University)
  • Phage Hunters/SEA-Phages Program (Western Carolina University)
  • Former member of club cheerleading team (Western Carolina University) 
  • ALOA- Alabama Optometric Association (The University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Optometry)
  • AOSA- American Optometric Student Association (The University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Optometry)

 Madison Wilson, Candidate Optometry University of Alabama          

 Nguyet Angelica Doan, Optometrist         
Dr Sarah S. Takenaka, OD Optometrist                     
Exciting news! Dr. Sarah Takenaka, O.D., is our newest Medical Optom trist, eager to help you keep your eyes and vision  healthy. With a strong background in optometry (Summa Cum Laude), her diverse experience includes clinical rotations and externships, specializing in retinal disease, premium contact lenses including sclerals and Duettes. Certification in therapeutic pharmaceutical agents allows her to provide the highest level of care by prescribing and administering medications for eye disease including glaucoma and infections/inflammations of the eyes.
Dr Walter G. Au, Optometrist                     
Dr  Au born in Hawaii is a new addition to our practice in November 2019 and is from the Western University Health Sciences School of Optometry. His dedication and academic experience will be a great asset to our practice. Always desiring to learn and provide special care to our patients. Specializing in General Eye Care with an emphasis on Specialty Contact Lenses (Hybrids, Scleral, Duette) including complex multifocals, pediatrics/vision therapy and Corneal conditions including Dry & Allergy eyes. Therapeutic Management of Ocular Diseases, progressive including Glaucoma, preventive nutritional counseling & guidance, and special use of advanced imaging digital computerized systems.  His experience includes working at Western University’s Eye Care Institute in pediatrics, contact lens, vision therapy, primary care and low vision as well as at Eisner Family Health in Los Angeles, CA and  Atwater, CA at a Community Health Clinic.

Dr Edwin Y. Endo II, Optometrist                                          alt

Dr. Edwin Y. Endo II is a graduate of Punahou School, Creighton University ( BS in Biological Science) and the Westerm University College of Optometry (OD). Specializing in general eye care with an emphasis on Specialty  Premium  & Scleral Contact Lenses (Duette, SynergyEyes)  including Keratoconus and other Corneal conditions including Dry & Allergy eyes, Therapeutic Management of Ocular Diseases, progressive, preventive nutritional counseling & guidance, and special use of advanced high definition imaging & digital computerized systems . Selected as Top Optometrists by the International Associaton of HealthCare Professionals (IAHCP)
Externships includes San Diego Naval Station, VA at Colorado Springs & Michigan and delivered primary eye care (including contacts lenses, ocular & retinal disease for active duty, retirees, and dependents.
Activities included Lions club (President of Western U Lions Club), Alpha Phi Omega, Kappa Chi Chapter, Colleges Against Cancer, Habitat for Humanity, Catholic Worker House, & various Service projects.
His hobbies include Fitness & Body Building (Crossfit, Barbel, & Powerlifting), dynamic hiking, ketogenic nutrition, and computer gamer. Dr Endo is a member of the Hawaii Optometric Association and the American Optometric Association.
Dr Jessica Y. Cho, Optometrist                                
Dr. Jessica Y. Cho is a graduate of Punahou School, University of California  ( BS in Biological Science), Georgetown University (Master of Science, Physiology and Biophysics)  and the Southern California College of Optometry (VS, OD). Specializing in General Eye Care with an emphasis on Specialty Contact Lenses (Hybrids, Scleral, Duette) including complex multifocals and Corneal conditions including Dry & Allergy eyes, Strabismus and Amblopia, Therapeutic Management of Ocular Diseases, progressive including Glaucoma, preventive nutritional counseling & guidance, and special use of advanced imaging digital computerized systems.  Dr Cho is also fluent in Korean, and able to converse in Spanish.
Clinical experiences includes  VA at Southern Nevada Healthcare Systems, Hoopes Vision, VA at Los Angeles Ambulatory Care, Eyecare Center in  Fullerton (California), research assistant at the Southern California College of Optometry, and University of California Irvine Medical Center.
Other activities includes CareNow, Ram LA, and Angels for Sight.
Her hobbies include world-wide traveling, nature oriented hiking, cosmetic and dietary nutrition, and fine dining.
Dr Cho is a member of the Hawaii Optometric Association and the American Optometric Association.                                                                                                                                                                          
Dr Edwin Y. Endo, Optometrist                                                       Dr. Edwin Y. Endo

Diplomate, American Board of Optometry

Dr. Edwin Y. Endo is a graduate of the University of Hawaii ( BS in Biological Science) and the Southern California College of Optometry (VS, OD). He is in private practice specializing in general vision care with an emphasis on glaucoma, macular degeneration, dry eyes, contact lenses, ocular prosthetics and progressive, preventive nutritional epigenetic counseling & guidance. Dr. Endo is a Panel Doctor for  VSP and Eyefinity.  He also co-manages lasik and cataract IOL surgeries with the leading Ophthalmological surgeons in Hawaii.

Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor

  • MidWestern University Eye Institute
  • Western U. College of Optometry
  • UAB College of Optometry
  • Inter American University of Puerto Rico School of Optometry

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Clinical experience from Silas B. Hayes Army Medical Hospital in Montery (California), Long Beach Naval Optometric Clinic, Orange County Low Vision Clinic, and Vision Center at SCCO.

His hobbies include creative meaningful photography, nature oriented hiking, collecting rare & unusual manifestations of the natural earth, and interest in  designing natural nature and  enhanced landscaping with sculptures. Dr Endo is a member of the Hawaii Optometric Association, the American Optometric Association and Board Certified and Diplomate of the American Board of Optometry. 
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