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Located in Grossmont Shopping Center, La Mesa
Call for an appointment (619) 469-0131

Your time is precious, so is your eyesight...we value them both!


Welcome to Grossmont Vision Center Optometry!

Our La Mesa optometrist offers professional eye care services for all your vision and eye health needs.

Kevin Riggs, O.D provides comprehensive eye care including accurate prescriptions for eyeglass lenses or contacts - plus a thorough assessment of your eye health with screening for problems like cataracts and glaucoma, and treatment for dry eyes, eye infections and allergies.

Our talented staff of opticians provide you with personal attention when selecting no-line bifocal lenses, no-glare lens treatments, polarized sun lenses and fashionable frames. We want your vision care to be fun and relaxing!

We are conveniently located in Grossmont Center with plenty of parking.

Call for your appointment today!

Hours Monday - Friday 9:30 to 6:00

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Check your Insurance

Grossmont Vision Center Optometry participates in many medical and vision insurance plans, including those listed below. CLICK ON THE LINKS BELOW TO CHECK YOUR BENEFITS





If you have medical insurance such as Aetna, PacifiCare or Sharp, you may have vision care administered by one of the plans we accept. Please contact your company benefits administrator (or call the customer service number on your ID card) and ask if you are covered by a vision plan.

What's New

New Eyeglass Lenses Provide “Sunscreen” For Your Eyes!

Crizal Prevencia lenses reduce exposure to harmful blue light while still allowing beneficial blue light to pass through.

Presbyopia: Managing the Inevitable

Everything you ever wanted to know about over-40 vision!


"In all the years and examinations I've had, this one was the best & most thorough. It was an outstanding experience. It wasn't like I was just a number and you were trying to get me in & out. Very Enjoyable."--Jeff J., El Cajon

"I had such an excellent experience with Grossmont Vision Center. The staff was extremely helpful, friendly and efficient. The front staff really took their time with me while helping me choose eyeglasses that were just right for me. Doctor Riggs was very helpful, professional and courteous. I felt that he really took extra time to explain everything. I will definitely be returning in the future and I have already recommended Grossmont Vision to my family. THANK YOU!"---Jaime K., La Mesa

"I feel I've had my eyes properly checked, finally, and shall be back for regular re-checks. Thank you all."---Terry C., La Mesa

"The service was beyond my expectations! I had no wait time. They saw me right away and the staff/ Dr. Riggs were very friendly.. I will be back!"---Chiya B., Spring Valley

"I had really wanted to let you all know how much I appreciated the care received there. The receptionist was so nice and friendly on the phone and in person. That's hard to find. Dr. Riggs took his time and explained things well. You are running a great business! Keep it up!"---Alisa W., San Diego

"It is so nice to come in to the office and the staff know me and my family. It is like a small town feel...they care to take the time to get to know you and are always pleasant and helpful as well as efficient and professional."---Barbara M., La Mesa

"You have a fantastic office and I am most impressed with the outstanding customer service and care that you provided for me. I will recommend this office to anyone I know because I have never had such outstanding care...I am very impressed with your office appearance, the staff and for Dr. Riggs and his thorough explanation of everything he did to examine my eyes."---Holley K., Solana Beach

"Everyone was so sincerely nice and helpful! I've worn contacts for 16 years and I still learned a few things. Thank you all!"---Heather T., La Mesa

 "Everything was perfect! Great service and staff! Thank you!"---Anonymous

"You are by far the most professional optometry office I have ever used."---Tim C., La Mesa

"I was totally satisfied with the exam, and service all the way around."---Gloria M., La Mesa

"You and your office staff were outstanding and I was made to feel at home. I would highly recommend your office to everyone. Thanks again!"---Jill T., El Cajon

"Exceptional service and people. I can't say enough good things about the office and staff. Most important, my wife is VERY happy."---Ron L., San Diego

"Woman in optical sales did an excellent job. No real pressure and offered great advice. Dr. Riggs was great as well. I liked how he showed me the computer picture of my eye interior and explained what he was looking for."---Dan C., San Diego

"Thanks for being so patient with me."---Lura K., Spring Valley

"I feel I have finally found a excellent eye doc."---Joann F., Ramona

"Great service. I just walked in and was helped right away." ---Dean M., San Diego

"I'm very happy with the entire staff and office set up.... and I LOVE my new reading glasses. I should have gotten them a lot sooner! Thanks!" ---Heidi T., El Cajon

"I am quite happy with the way your office is set up and operates. I found the entire staff very friendly and eager to answer all questions I had. The front office staff knew how much and what our insurance would pay for. The doctor was personable and took the time to explain the procedures and tests that were performed. I am passing along my recomendation to family, friends, an co-workers to take advantage of the professional and courteous service that your office provides."---William T., El Cajon

"I liked that Dr. Riggs took his time and explained things to me. I didn't feel rushed at all. I also liked that April took the time to help me figure out what I liked and even ordered frames in a different color so I could try them on. You all have been wonderful."---Lori K., La Mesa

Our Location

Grossmont Vision Center Optometry

5500 Grossmont Center Dr.
Ste. 215
La Mesa, CA 91942

Located IN GROSSMONT SHOPPING CENTER near Barnes and Noble and the Vitamin Shoppe.








AFTER HOURS Emergency:

(619) 504-0827 Dr. Riggs mobile