Wahiawa – 808-621-8448
Waipahu – 808-678-0622


Our Doctors

To our patients on the Big Island:

Hawaiian Eye Center no longer has a location in Hilo, Hawaii. Our former Hilo location is now Hawaii Eye Care, and is under new management. We have confidence in the doctors of Hawaii Eye Care  and we encourage our former Hilo office patients to continue their care with them.  Hawaii Eye Care can be reached at 808-969-1419.

Hawaiian Eye News

See Dr.Tortora discuss Computer Vision Syndrome and how it affects the eyes on KITV News.  Looking in to Computer Vision Syndrome

Watch Dr. Rhee on the KITV4 morning news as he discusses how the eyes change with age and how you can keep your eyes healthy: The aging eye

Hawaiian Eye Center is the only cataract surgical center on Oahu equipped with the LENSAR Laser System: Lensar at Hawaiian Eye Center.

 Watch Dr. Tortora on The KHON2 morning program, Living 808, as he discusses cataracts and their treatment: Cataracts- Causes, Symptoms, and solutions.

Latest From The Blog


  • Hawaiian Eye Center was great!  I had never been to an eye doctor before, as I never had any issues with my vision. (more…)Evan T.

  • Yesterday I went to Hawaiian Eye Center in Wahiawa to have laser assisted cataract surgery done on my left eye by Dr. Christopher Tortora. I must say Dr. Tortora, his cataract team and his staff are very exceptional people that you do not find much of in this field of work.   (more…)

    It's an eye party
  • Highly recommend this place!!!  I was not feeling well yesterday.  My eye's were getting red, itchy & I suspected early conjuctivitis.  Walked in this morning around 8:04 am without an appointment.  The receptionist was very sweet & asked me to fill out papers (I have been there before) & confirm information. (more…)

    Eyes for you, too

Hawaiian Eye Show

  • Hawaiian Eye Center proudly sponsors the weekly Hawaiian Eye Show every Saturday from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. HST. Tune in to get the latest on eye care, surgery, and global health news. Listen to the most recent show and subscribe below.

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