FAQ for eye care


General Information

Does Dr. Baumal take my insurance plan?
Our office accepts most insurance plans from common vision care providers. These include Aetna, Allways health Partners, BlueCross BlueShield, Cigna, EyeMed, HarvardPilgrim HealthCare, NVA (National Vision Administrators), Spectera, Superior Vision, United Healthcare and more. We also accept vision insurance from several area colleges.
Please call 617-236-5500 or contact us, and we can address your specific situation.
How long does an eye exam take?

An eye exam usually takes about 30 min.

How long does it take to get my new eyeglasses?

Our onsite laboratory can usually make your prescription eyeglasses in about an hour. Our available lenses include no-line bi-focals, transitional and high index varieties. Non-prescription polarized sunglasses are also available, as well as prescription sunglasses.

What are Dr. Baumal’s hours for eye exams?

Our office is open Monday thru Friday 10:30 am to 6 pm and Saturdays from 11:oo am until 5:00 pm .

We can schedule your appointment over the phone (617-236-5500) or online, for your lunch hour, or even after work.

You eye care is important, we are here for you.

What eye care services does this office provide?

Dr. Baumal offers comprehensive eye exams, contact lens exams, eyeglasses and contact lens sales, and vision care advice and materials.

He can diagnose and treat any ocular disease, injury or condition, including dry eyes and allergies. We screen for glaucoma and cataracts, as well as diabetes, high blood pressure and other systemic diseases that affect your eye health. We also can fit and adjust frames, and make repairs.


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Information on Contact Lens Exams

Information on Eye Exams

Information on Eyeglasses

Where is Dr. Murray Baumal’s office?

Dr. Baumal’s office is at 607 Boylston Street, in copley square in the heart of Boston’s historic Back Bay neighborhood.
His office is located within Cohen’s Fashion Optical. It is right across from Trinity Church, and diagonally across from the Boston Public Library. We are easily accessible by public transportation with the copley (green Line) and back bay (orange line) stations just block two away.

Dr Baumal’s hours are from 10:30am-6:00pm Monday-Friday and Saturdays 10:30am-5:00pm.

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Or call (617) 684-5909‬ for more information.

Dr Baumal is located in Copley Square in the heart of Boston’s historic Back Bay Neighborhood.

607 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02116