Mark R. Mandel, MD

Mark R. Mandel, MD has been selected by hundreds of eye doctors and other physicians to perform LASIK, corneal transplant, and cataract surgery on themselves, their families, and their office staff.

Mark R. Mandel, MD

As a sub-specialist Dr. Mandel has performed over 70,000 LASIK procedures and 20,000 cataract/IOL procedures. He has been serving Bay Area patients since 1983.

Mark R. Mandel, MD

We are proud to offer state of the art technology for measuring the eye and performing the latest in advanced surgical techniques… always striving to achieve the best possible outcomes.

Mark R. Mandel, MD

Graduate of Oxford University, UCLA School of Medicine, Fellowship trained cornea transplant and refractive specialist. Chosen by more surgeons to perform surgery on themselves and their families.


East Bay LASIK & Cataract Surgeon, Dr. Mark Mandel, Launches New Website

Dr. Mark R. Mandel, a premier provider of LASIK & cataract surgery in the San Francisco East Bay Area, has released a new website to serve the needs of his current and prospective patients. Located at, the website is a complete resource for eye care information and includes information on various vision conditions and the treatments available to alleviate them. The new website is just one component of a new online marketing strategy employed by the practice to drive more patients to their Hayward, Castro Valley, Concord and San Jose office locations.

OPTIMA’s website has been modernized and redesigned with the user in mind. Current and prospective patients will find it easy to get the information they are seeking, including vision correction options, biographical information on Dr. Mandel, directions to the practice, financing options and more. The website also highlights the principles that OPTIMA is founded upon: trust, experience and innovation. Dr. Mandel is one of the most well-known eye surgeons in Northern California and is committed to offering the very latest and safest treatments.

Patients who are considering treatment at OPTIMA can get a glimpse into the kind of care they can expect by browsing through testimonials of former patients. Men and women who are from outside the East Bay area can also read about the accommodations that Dr. Mandel and his staff make for out-of-town patients.

More about Dr. Mark R. Mandel

Dr. Mark R. Mandel is an experienced ophthalmologist who has more than 30 years of experience performing LASIK and cataract surgery. He has performed more than 60,000 LASIK procedures and more than 10,000 lens implant procedures. Dr. Mandel is widely known for his expertise in the field and frequently performs vision correction surgery on other doctors and optometrists. If you are interested in learning more about Dr. Mandel and the OPTIMA team, please contact the practice today at 877-210-2020 ext. 3.

1237 B Street
Hayward, CA 94541

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Physicians and patients have traveled from all over the world to Mark R. Mandel, MD

If you would like to meet with Dr. Mandel to discuss your personal vision needs, please contact our office today to schedule a consultation.

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Laser Refractive Surgeries

Laser refractive surgery corrects focusing errors of the eye (e.g., nearsightedness, farsightedness, astigmatism) in order to improve visual sharpness and clarity. Procedures include LASIK, laser cataract surgery and refractive lens exchange.


Premium Cataract Surgery

At Optima Eye we offer premium cataract surgery. Patients can opt for laser cataract surgery and / or premium intraocular lens implants, with several options to fit your unique lifestyle.


Complete Eye Care

Dr. Mandel and his team of professionals offer a complete continuum of general eye care services to accommodate every patient’s needs — whether those needs are as simple as a routine eye exam, or as complex as laser vision correction.


Dry Eye Treatment

Dry eye syndrome, which affects more than 100 million people worldwide, can be painful and debilitating. Dr. Mandel uses several approaches to treat dry eye, ranging from medication to punctal plugs.


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Hayward Location

1237 B Street
Hayward, CA 94541

San Jose Location

455 O’Connor Drive, Suite 360
San Jose, CA 95128

Castro Valley Location

20400 Lake Chabot Road, Suite 302
Castro Valley, CA 94546

Concord Location

1401 Willow Pass Rd., Suite 100
Concord, CA 94520
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