We have temporarily changed our hours due to the COVID-19 pandemic. We are available for eyeglass and contact lens orders and pick-ups. Please see our COVID-19 page for details, or call Wally at 540-434-3937 for additional information.

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Welcome to Blue Ridge Eye Associates

Blue Ridge Eye Associates is rescheduling routine eyecare, including eye examinations, contact lens exams, and follow-up office visits, until further notice, based on the recommendation by the CDC (https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/healthcare-facilities/index.html) that routine eyecare visits be postponed.  We wish to do our part to protect the safety of our community.  We will remain open on a part-time basis for eyeglass and contact lens orders and pick-ups with Wally, until further notice.  Please call, text, or email Wally for additional information.

phone/text:  (540) 434-3937

email:  blueridgeeye@hotmail.com

Our office hours for eyeglass and contact lens orders and pick-ups with Wally until further notice are:

Monday  9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Tuesday  9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Wednesday  9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Thursday  9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Contact Lens Orders

We are offering current patients the ability to purchase a three-month supply of contact lenses to tide you over until your next exam. With a minimum purchase of two boxes, we are currently offering FREE SHIPPING to your home on contact lens orders, or you can pick them up same-day if we have them in inventory.  Please call, text, or email our office and Wally be glad to assist you in processing your order.

Curbside/Front Door Pick-up

We are pleased to offer a new temporary curbside/front door pick-up service for all contact lens and eyeglass orders until further notice. Simply pull up curbside, call or text our office, and Wally will deliver your contact lenses or eyeglasses to you at your car or at the front door.

Social Distancing

In order to promote social distancing and limit the number of patients and other visitors in our office at any given time, we kindly ask that only the patient, and a legal guardian for minors, enter the office.

Please stay safe and healthy.

Blue Ridge Eye Associates

The messages below are temporarily on hold ( except that we can produce some eyeglasses the same-day as ordered, as noted below), as we have postponed routine eyecare until further notice:

Blue Ridge Eye Associates has been a leading provider of optometry services and vision care products in the Harrisonburg community since 1992, and we want to improve your quality of life by helping  you achieve and maintain your clearest vision possible.  Please visit us in 2020 and give yourself the gift of clear vision.

Yes, we will be accepting and welcoming new patients (as well as our established patients).  In response to numerous inquiries due to the departure or retirement of several local eyecare providers, we will be happy to accept new patients.  Please call us at (540)434-EYES (3937) or email Wally at BlueRidgeEye@hotmail.com.  We look forward to serving your visual needs.

We will offer same-day service, including regular and non-glare plastic lenses, on many single-vision (not bifocal or progressive) eyeglass prescriptions at no extra charge. Please allow two hours for processing prior to closing for same-day service.  We also fill many outside prescriptions. Let us make you look good and see great!

In response to the devastation caused by Hurricane Dorian in 2019; Huricanes Florence and Michael in 2018; the extensive wildfires in 2017-2019 in California and in 2020 in Australia; and Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria in 2017, Blue Ridge Eye Associates is supporting a well-known charity which aids people in need.  If you would like to view a list of charities to make a donation, please visit


Thank you for your participation.


Harrisonburg Optometry Services

Blue Ridge Eye Associates has been a leading provider of optometry services and vision care products in the Harrisonburg community since 1992, and we want to help you achieve and maintain your clearest vision possible.

Our experienced optometrists offer comprehensive vision examinations at our Harrisonburg office and specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of a wide array of  eye conditions and problems. We use advanced vision correction products and are committed to improving the quality of life of individuals in the Harrisonburg community through enhanced vision. Give yourself the gift of clear vision – schedule an appointment with Dr. Cowger today at (540) 434-EYES.

Harrisonburg Office

  • Monday: 1:00pm - 5:00pm
  • Tuesday: 9:00am - 7:30pm
  • Wednesday: 9:00am - 6:00pm
  • Thursday: 9:00am - 6:30pm
  • Friday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Open 2nd & 4th Fridays: 9:00am - 5:00pm