An Eyecare Center with a Difference


MARINEYES IS A COMPREHENSIVE EYE CARE CENTER with a long tradition of excellence and a commitment utilizing technologies that improve patients’ vision and quality of life. Specializing in cataract surgery; inter ocular lens implants at our on-site, Joint Commission accredited surgery center, laser vision correction (LASIK) at our Novato location (the only facility currently offering this service in Marin County) and glaucoma treatment. Their team approach includes board-certified ophthalmologists, optometrists, registered nurses, nurse anesthetists, anesthesiologists, and ophthalmic and surgical technicians. Ensuring full continuity of care, they offer custom prescription eyewear on-site.


Marin Eyes has two locations in San Rafael and Novato. Dr John Shin is experienced in corneal and external eye disease. Dr Shin joined the practice in 1998. Dr Christian Kim is experienced in corneal and external eye disease and performs LASIK/Refractive surgery in the Novato office which is located in the Novato Community Hospital. Dr Kim joined the practice in 2008.


901 E. Street, Suite 285
San Rafael, CA 94901

165 Rowland Way, Suite 207
Novato, CA 94945


* Recognized on the [415] Top Doctors 2019 list.