There are two great options for serum tears here in San Diego, California:

1) The San Diego Eye Bank at 3870 Murphy Canyon Road, Suite 250 in San Diego, CA 92123 charges $225 for a 1 month supply and $390 for three months supply. Initiation of serum tears requires a physician’s faxed order.

2) Vital Tears draws blood at ARCpoint Labs of North San Diego located at: 5830 Oberlin Dr. Suite 204, San Diego, CA 92121

Their phone number is (858) 484-9999

Appointments required, patient must call ahead of time. Prefers blood requisitions must be emailed by the physician to [email protected] Current COVID 19 hours are as follows:
Monday: 8:15 AM – 2:00 PM
Tuesday: 8:15 AM – 2:00 PM
Wednesday: 8:15 AM – 2:00 PM
Thursday: 8:15 AM – 2:00 PM
Friday: 8:15 AM – 2:00 PM
There is also mobile phlebotomy: 


Patients may call to make an appointment for in-home phlebotomy between 7am and 5pm Pacific Time. An additional fee of $20 applies.