About Our Practice
Opening Your Eyes to Quality Service and Care
At Drs. Mewborne and Ellis' Optometry we care about you and your eyes. We have more than 40 years of experience, and when you need eye care services that include eye examinations, contact lenses, and eyeglasses, we're here to help. We offer superior vision services that cater to your specific needs. For a complete list, please visit our Services Page.
Who We Are
Drs. Mewborne and Ellis operate a full-service optometry office in Lancaster, California, that keeps your vision clear and focused. Enjoy comprehensive eye care services at our vision center.
We provide affordable eye exams, carry a wide selection of stylish eyeglasses, and the most up-to-date sunglass frames. We have proudly offered vision care services to the residents of the Antelope Valley since 1968, and offer the latest in exam and contact lens technologies. Please call for an appointment today!
I highly recommend this office. The staff is incredibly nice and very helpful! The docs are fantastic. They always takes the time to listen to your concerns and makes sure you understand what is going on, and they are great with kids.- John Jacobson
I have been going to Dr. Mewborne's office for many years. The doctors are great, the staff is wonderful.- Jaime Nunnenkamp
I have trusted the care of my eyes to Dr. Mewborne for as long as I can remember. The staff is always helpful, friendly, and courteous. I highly recommend this office- Michelle Borquez
Meet the Doctors
Dr. Mark Mewborne
Dr. Mark Mewborne has been a resident of the Antelope Valley for most of his life. He received his Bachelor's degree in Biology from the University of California, San Diego in 1979 and his Doctorate of Optometry with honors from the Illinois College of Optometry in 1983. After graduation he returned to Lancaster and has now been in practice for over 30 years.
His office is located in the Arroyo Plaza Center and has received the Valley Press Best Optometrist award nine times. Dr. Mewborne is also active in the local theatre community as a board member of Cedar Street Theatre and as the director for the Westside School District's children's theatre group, Acme Acting Company. His wife and two of his daughters are elementary teachers locally and he is the proud "Papa" to six grandchildren.
Dr. Damon M. Ellis
Dr. Damon M. Ellis obtained his bachelor's degree in biology at West Virginia University where he graduated with high honors. Dr. Ellis then attended University of California Berkeley to earn his Doctorate Degree in Optometry. While in school, Dr. Ellis also studied abroad in Australia and Beijing China. Dr. Ellis was fortunate enough to attend China's top medical university and was able to see some of the countries most interesting and challenging medical cases. Dr. Ellis also headed a free vision clinic at Berkeley that provided eye exams and glasses to those in need.
Dr. Ellis is a published children's author and is very comfortable examining children. His first book Lion Stew! came out in 2012. Dr. Ellis is originally from Boston but relocated to L.A. in search of sunshine and surfing. He lives in L.A. County with his wife and daughter.
Dr. Amanda Ly
Dr. Amanda Ly’s passion for eye care began at University of California, Los Angeles where she received her Bachelor of Science in Integrative Biology and Physiology. Dr. Ly went on to become a graduate of University of California, Berkeley School of Optometry. Her professional training includes externships in the Veteran Administration Hospital System and community clinics, where she dedicated her time to empowering patients with knowledge about their eye health and to providing an environment where every patient feels heard and cared for. In her free time, Dr. Ly enjoys outdoor swimming, weight lifting, and perfecting her pancake recipe.