Dr. Ratinoff works out of University Optometry, located on the corner of Middlefield and University Ave in Palo Alto. University Optometry is a botique glasses store, carrying a wide variety of fashion frames from Gucci to Gap.
Dr. Ratinoff is quite competent and his eye exams are quite lengthy and thorough. He checks for all the basic issues: myopia, glaucoma, far-sightedness, etc. He is able to prescribe both glasses and contact lenses, and has samples of many different kinds of lenses for you to try should you choose to go this route.