When was the last time you compared your lab?

Are you satisfied with the lab that you currently use? Is there room for improvement? When you decide

that it's time to see what else is out there, consider Palmetto Optical Laboratory. 

Here's why you should trust us with your lab work:

  • Full Service Laboratory!  We offer Varilux®  and other quality lenses produced by the optical industry's premier equipment manufacturer Coburn Technologies.

  • Experience!  We offer our knowledge to you.

    • Established in 1973

    • Over 50 years of combined trained optical laboratory staff experience

    • Licensed Opticians on premises 

  • Trusted!  Palmetto Optical Laboratory is trusted by numerous Industrial Companies and, of course, by our loyal optical customers. 

  • Quality!  Our lenses are produced by the top names in the industry: Essilor, Younger, Gentex, Zeiss, KBco and Specialty Lens. 

  • Safety!  We are also a major supplier for industrial safety eyewear and a distributor for Uvex by Honeywell (Titmus) eyewear. 

  • Solid Reputation!  We have built a solid reputation for quality, service, and turnaround using top lens suppliers. 

  • Professional, Trained Staff!  Our trained optical team is our strongest asset. Licensed Opticians and Optical Staff are ready to serve you.

  • Great Prices and Turnaround!  Located in Columbia, South Carolina, we compete with larger labs in every way. 

  • South Carolina Owned and Operated!

These are just a few of the many reasons to call Palmetto Optical Laboratory

...but here's one more!

As a special incentive, we offer a discount to new customers!*


Call Palmetto Optical Laboratory today at 1-800-922-1498 or 803-798-9073 to give us a try. We will be glad to quote you prices, availability and turnaround time. Join our other happy customers today by ordering from Palmetto Optical Laboratory!


*Note: First month purchases by new customers only. No other discounts apply. Requires prompt payment of monthly statement.

Subsequent volume discount to be determined after first month. Must be requested before the first order is placed. Call Lab Manager for details.



Local 803.798.8073

Toll-Free 1.800.922.1498

Fax 803.731.0616


Prescription Safety Eyewear in Columbia, South Carolina

Palmetto Optical Laboratory is an independent South Carolina owned and operated optical lab that provides quality prescription eyewear. Palmetto Optical Laboratory specializes in presciption safety eyewear plans that offer a provider network, on-site service, and vision screenings, in addition to our high quality lenses.