8202 Renaissance Pkway
Suite 105
Durham, NC 27713

Contact Info

Phone (919) 572-1200
Fax (919) 572-1202



Monday - Friday
10:00am - 6:00pm
11:00am - 3:00pm


SPECS welcomes
& has an
All Insurance 
Discount Program

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At SPECS, you can find just the type of eyeglasses you're looking for!

Varilux Crizal Transition Polorized

Computer Driving Boating Golf

And our Styles allow you to express your personality without sacrificing quality

Petite to Enormous Attractive Creative Colorful

Comfortable Professional Complimentary Fun!

Let our Associates work with you find the look that's "just right"!

We offer convenient Services such as

Repairs & Adjustments Same Day Service In House Lab We fill Prescriptions

All this to be sure you have clear, comfortable vision!

Call us today at (919) 572-1200

Specs has all the Fashionable Brands you're looking for

Maui Jim Costas Ray Ban Oakley

Plus an attractive selection of sunglasses with or without Polarization, all with UVA and UVB Protection. Suitable for:

Driving Boating Fishing Outdoors Recreation

Call us today at (919) 572-1200 for an Appointment

Established 1980 - 223 Years of Experience! “Still Learning Every day”

Christian Dial L.D.O. Dr. Christy Byrd O.D. Doug Stanley, Lab Specialist Ruth Cochran, Master of Ceremonies Joe McCauley L.D.O. George Faget L.D.O. Dr. William Tucker O.D. 


Voted BEST IN THE TRIANGLE 9 Years in a Row!

Better Business Bureau A+ Rating

US & International Eyewear Professional 5 Diamonds

" Great selection of unique and beautiful frames. They had shapes, sizes, and colors for all ages! Very helpful staff. " - Google user review “ Specs has great styles and frames from designers I don't think you can find elsewhere in the Triangle. ” - Google user review “ Best most unique, highest quality glasses in the triangle. Let them pick out frames for you, they really know what they are doing! " - Independent Reader review Voted BEST IN THE TRIANGLE 9 Years in a Row!

Better Business Bureau A+ Rating

US & International Eyewear Professional 5 Diamonds


Dr. Christy Byrd, OD

Dr. Christy Byrd, OD


25+ Years Eye Care Experience. Specializing in Comprehensive Eye Exams for adults as well as children. Enjoys taking the time with each patient, ensuring precise vision and quality eye health. Happy mother of three children that are all doing well in life.

George Faget, LDO

George Faget, LDO

Founder of Specs in 1980

43+ Years Optical Experience. Completed internship in 1977 at Duke Eye Center. Enjoy trouble shooting  difficult eyewear situations resulting in clear comfortable vision and happy customers. Founder of Jordan Lake Environment  Education. An outdoor education center located on Jordan Lake. Please come visit have fun and remember, “Keep It Clean”

Ruth Cochran, MC

Ruth Cochran, MC

Master of Ceremonies

26+ Years Experience of Eye Care Management. Enjoys helping our customers in deciding the best frame look for their face while taking their life style and Rx into careful consideration. Proud “Maw Maw” of first grandchild named Colton. “Master of Ceremonies”

Joe McCauley, LDO

Joe McCauley, LDO

Optician Magician

40+ Years of Optical Experience. Understands the intricacies of the variety of eye glass prescriptions, interpreting how it works with the patient visual needs, to ensure comfort and success in their daily life. Sports enthusiast and our “Optician Magician”

Doug Stanley

Doug Stanley


15+ Years of Experience. Master Craftsman with an eye for detail. Ensures finest precise Rx glasses made in our lab. Outdoorsman & Sportsman. “Sensei”

Christian Dial, LDO

Christian Dial, LDO


12+ Years of Experience. Enthusiastic fashion coordinator. Enjoys taking time with each customer to ensure the right  fit, shape and color eyewear to compliment their individuals face and style.  Our “Stylist” is a new Mother to baby boy Pearce.

Dr. William Tucker, OD

Dr. William Tucker, OD

Retired 2015

61+ Years of Optometric Experience. Dedicated Eye Care Professional, joined Specs in 1990. Serving the Triangle  Community Eye Care needs over the years, one face at a time. “Thanks for your service & We miss you!”