Important updates

COVID-19 Announcement

Due to the COVID-19 virus, our hours will fluctuate daily and people should call the office to confirm before arriving.


M-F 10-6. (Closed 2:00pm-3:00pm lunch)


  • Monday 10-7:30
  • Tuesday 10-6
  • Wednesday 10-7:30
  • Thursday 10-7:30
  • Friday 10-6
  • Saturday 10-6
  • Sunday Closed

For your convenience and protection, contact lenses may be ordered through our website and delivered directly to your home.


  • 1. New patients MUST fill out forms at
  • 2. All patients and customers are required to wear a valveless mask and please only bring a guest to the office if it's absolutely necessary.
  • 3. No gloves allowed.
  • 4. Anyone with or been near anyone with COVID symptoms should reschedule to two weeks later.
  • 5. Anyone with temperature above 100.4F will be rescheduled.

  • Please arrive on time for your appointment to maintain proper patient flow. New patients should arrive 15 minutes prior and former patients 5 minutes. We cannot guarantee you will be seen if you arrive late or did not complete your insurance information in advance. There is a $40 cancelation/rescheduling fee if we are unable to see you for these reasons.

Welcome to A Visual Affair, Distinguished Eyewear, the Arlington, VA, Washington, DC Optometrist providing eye exams, eye care, contact lenses, Lasik and fashionable frames. This website will acquaint you with our products, services, staff, hours and locations. It is our goal to assure you the best possible professional and personalized vision care. It is our goal not only to meet your expectations, but to surpass it, in both products and services. This is our distinction in eyewear and eyecare. Welcome to A Visual Affair.
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Please join us in welcoming Dr. Shannon Lee to our practice!

Dr. Shannon Lee earned her Bachelor of Science in Biology from The Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania, and was a member of The Wood Honors College. She received her Doctorate of Optometry at The Pennsylvania College of Optometry in 2019 with Clinical Honors & Advanced Studies in Cornea and Contact Lens. She has experience in full-scope primary care optometry, emergency ophthalmic care, soft contact lenses, complex specialty contact lenses, and pre/post-operative care in all ophthalmic sub-specialties.

She has substantial experience in the LASIK industry previously serving as clinical director at TLC Laser Eye Center and can manage pre/post-operative care for all laser refractive procedures.

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