Excellence in Eye Care Since 1977

Donaldson Eye Care is a full service medical and surgical ophthalmology practice providing ophthalmology and optometry services for adults and children.  Our ophthalmologists are board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology.  We provide an extensive range of services from routine and comprehensive eye examinations all the way through complex eye surgeries.  We have offices in Sonora and Angels Camp.

One of our ophthalmologists is always on-call to respond to emergencies 24 hours 7 days of the week.

Donaldson Eye Care Sonora California

In our Sonora Eye Surgery Center, we utilize the latest advances in the field of eye surgery.  It has been awarded the highest level of accreditation by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care, one of the leading national accreditation associations for ambulatory surgery centers.  The Sonora Eye Surgery Center is a state-of-the-art ambulatory surgery center specifically designed and equipped for surgery of the eye and related structures.  Our surgical team is devoted to providing the highest quality of care possible with kindness and excellent service directed toward the specific needs and comfort of our surgical patients.

If you need glasses or contact lenses, our highly qualified and experienced opticians will be glad to help you select just the right eyewear to meet your needs.  In our Optical Center, you will find an extensive variety of eyewear from basic to the latest in high technology and fashion frames and lenses.

Our kind, friendly, and caring team look forward to serving you.

Our Mission and Values

We believe that one of the greatest joys in life is good vision. We are dedicated to providing our patients with the finest eye care possible. Our mission and core values reflect who we are and the level of service you can expect to receive from us.


Our mission is to provide comprehensive eye care with excellence and compassion.


  • Excellence
  • Service
  • Teamwork
  • Kindness
  • Integrity
  • Professionalism
  • Commitment

Specialties and Services

Donaldson Eye Care offers a comprehensive range of medical and surgical services including:

Ophthalmology and Optometry services

Comprehensive eye examinations for adults and children

Eye glasses; frames, lenses, and repairs

Contact lenses

Treatment of medical conditions of the eye and related structures:

  • Eye injuries
  • Eye infections
  • Inflammation of the eye
  • Cataracts
  • Glaucoma
  • Macular degeneration
  • Diabetic retinopathy
  • Detached or torn retina
  • Ptosis
  • Uveitis
  • Conjunctivitis
  • Eyelids
  • Eyelid skin cancer involving surrounding areas
  • Cornea Repair and Transplants
  • Laser procedures-YAG and SLT Lasers
  • Anti-VEGF Treatment for Wet AMD and Diabetic Macular Edema

Location information is available on our Offices page. For more information about our services, please call us

LASIK Refractive Surgery (see LASIK)

Surgical Procedures (see Surgery Center)

  • Cataract removal and lens implants
  • Cornea transplants
  • Glaucoma related
  • Eye injury repair
  • Cosmetic

Cosmetic and Reconstructive Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Eyelid and eyebrow ptosis repair
  • Ectropion and Entropion repair
  • Lacrimal gland repair
  • Scar removal
  • Botox injections