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About us

Come visit one of our eye centers in Central Oahu. Meet our friendly staff and ask about our eye care services. Make an appointment with one of our impeccably trained eye specialists. Hawaiian Eye Center provides you with the best eye care available anywhere. Contact us at (808) 621-8448 to find out the history of our eye center as we celebrate more than 3 decades of helping people.

Why Choose Us?


Hawaiian Eye Center has been providing high-quality care to the people of Hawaii for more than 35 years. Christopher M. Tortora, M.D., a board certified ophthalmologist, is among the most experienced eye surgeons in the state, and specializes in cataract and glaucoma services. Steven Rhee, D.O., also board certified, is an excellent cataract and corneal surgeon with sub-specialty training in Cornea and External Disease.


We take quality and attention to detail seriously at our eye care clinic. This is why we consistently strive to provide you with the best eye care while still giving you a pleasant experience—from the moment you walk into our office until the moment you walk out.

Personal Touch

Our physicians and staff pride themselves on treating you like family. Some of our patients have even commented that we treat them just like “celebrities.”


Hawaiian Eye Center has consistently invested in the latest and most advanced technology. Our eye care clinic and our state-of-the-art surgery and laser center are fully equipped with the most advanced diagnostic and surgical technology available. Convenience

Our convenient state-of-the-art surgery center, as well as transportation services for surgery patients, means you’ll be able to enjoy safer, more comfortable, and more convenient procedures in the best environment imaginable with the best equipment possible.

Patient Referrals

Our patients are consistently and repeatedly paying us the compliment of recommending our skilled eye doctors to their family and friends. Find out why they speak so highly of us by stopping in to our eye center today.

Peace of Mind

Rest easy knowing the staff and doctors of Hawaiian Eye Center do everything they can to give you the best medical eye care possible while treating you with the special care you deserve.