U.S. Army Medical Department
Weed Army Community Hospital
Patient Feedback (ICE)
 
Phone Numbers
Appointment Line
(866)957-9224 (WACH)

Directory Assistance
(760)380-1111

Nurse Advice Line
(800)TRICARE(874-2273) Option 1

Pharmacy Refill
(760)380-3127

Patient Advocacy
(866) 957-9224 Option 4

WACH Ombudsman
(760) 380-9889
Optometry
Physical Address:
Weed Army Community Hospital
Dr. Mary E. Walker Center, Room 301 Bldg. 170, Inner Loop Road
Fort Irwin, CA, 92310
Business Hours:
Monday-Friday 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Contact Information:
24/7 Hospital Main Desk:
(COM) 866-957-9224 or
(DSN) 470-3114

Appointments: (COM) 1-866-460-5305
or (DSN) 971-866-460-5305

24/7 Tricare: 800-874-2273
Optometry
The Eye Care Services office at the WACH will provide the highest quality comprehensive eye care for all eligible beneficiaries through multidisciplinary customer focused services. We will provide a spectrum of specialty and surgical eye care, education and counseling regarding the eyes and services to ensure the visual readiness of our Soldiers.

Primary services

Routine optometry exams

Military issue eyewear for Active duty and retirees

Cataract surgery and other routine (non-subspecialty) eye surgery

Care for eye disease (eg Glaucoma, Diabetic retinopathy)

Refractive surgery (LASIK/PRK) for Active duty Servicemembers as part of the War-Fighter Refractive Eye Surgery Program (WRESP)

The optometry and ophthalmology clinics are co-located.

Who can be seen here?
Active duty military, Tricare Prime, and Tricare Plus over the age of 4 years old. Availability in Optometry may be limited.

Walk-in Services
Flight physicals and other military physicals Drivers licenses, CDL, occupational and civilian aviation examinations