To minimize the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), the recommendation from the American Academy of Ophthalmology, effective March 17th, is that all non-emergency eye care services be postponed for 3 weeks. Please contact our Optometry Department in Canton at: 315-386-8191 and in Watertown: 315-786-0983 if you need further clarification. There are no cases of COVID-19 at our health centers at this time.

Optical Services

At our Canton health center, services are available Wednesday through Friday with Optometrist Jonathan Ludlow, O.D.  Appointments can be made by calling 315-379-8100



Optometry Exam Hours
Thursday's Only From 8a–4p

Glasses Can Only Be Picked Up on Wednesday and Friday 8a-4p
Our Optician will be able to adjust and properly fit the glasses to your specific needs.

CHCNC provides thorough eye examinations, as well as optician services, at our Jefferson County site located in Watertown. Appointments can be made by calling 315-786-0983. A more detailed list of services can be seen below:

  • Diagnosis and treatment of eye diseases including glaucoma
  • Detecting and identifying general health problems that manifest in the eye (diabetes, high blood pressure, sickle cell anemia, etc.)
  • Pre and post-operative care for pathologies and trauma
  • Glasses and/or other devices for specialized vision needs.