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Meet Our Ventura Optometrists

I need an eye exam with an optometrist near me! Where should I go?

We can answer that question! Visit your highly qualified, experienced, and friendly optometrists in Ventura, at Buena Vista Optometry. Our eye doctors, Dr. Ranjeet S. Bajwa and Dr. Steve Langsford, will use their top skill and advanced diagnostics to inspect your eyes and provide cutting-edge treatment. In addition to serving your entire family with eye exams, diabetic eye care, treatment for ocular disease, and eyeglasses and contact lenses, Dr. Bajwa specializes in myopia control and ortho-k (orthokeratology).

We are proud to serve Ventura County, Bakersfield, CA, and many surrounding communities with our extensive range of specialty eye care services.

Complete Eye Exams

We encourage all our patients to book regular eye exams. Eyes and vision change throughout every stage of life, and it is essential to reevaluate your vision routinely – before you have any complaints. When eye disease and various vision conditions are detected early, your prognosis is better. Treatment is easier and more efficient. Also, when our Ventura optometrists evaluates your eyes, they are able to get a good view of your overall health. Many body diseases and conditions can affect your eye tissues; so your eye exam can provide information about much more than just your vision prescription.

Personalized Eye Care from an Optometrist Near Me

No matter what you need for your vision and eye health, we will give you personalized attention. Our Ventura eye doctors want to get to know you – your visual needs, lifestyle requirements, and any medical issues. All of this information helps us to give you precisely what you need for sharp sight and healthy eyes.

Available & Accessible Eye Doctor

When you have an eye emergency or any routine vision care needs, you need to be able to receive professional attention as soon as possible. Your Ventura optometrists are here to help.  Contact us at Buena Vista Optometry to book an appointment with Dr. Bajwa or Dr. Langsford. We look forward to seeing our new and returning patients from Ventura, Bakersfield, CA, and all nearby cities.

Meet Our Optometrists:


Ranjeet S. Bajwa, O.D.

Dr. Bajwa was born and raised in Porterville, California. He is a graduate of the University of California Davis. Dr. Bajwa received his doctorate in Optometry from the Southern California College of Optometry and completed a one-year residency in Crownpoint, New Mexico. Upon completion of his residency, Dr. Bajwa returned to California to work for a non-profit health clinic in Grass Valley, California and then for an optometry and ophthalmology group in Bakersfield, California. In 2014, he brought his skills and experience to Ventura when he purchased an established optometry office and founded Buena Vista Optometry as the premier location for vision and medical eye care in Ventura County,

Dr. Bajwa underwent extensive clinical training at Kaiser Permanente in southern California, the Optometric Center of Los Angeles, the Center for the Partially Sighted in Santa Monica, the Gila River Eye Clinic in Sacaton, Arizona, and the Eye Care Center in Fullerton. He has also had the pleasure of serving the members of the Navajo nation in Crownpoint, New Mexico at the hospital eye clinic, community clinics, inpatient department and emergency department.

Dr. Bajwa is licensed to treat and manage a wide range of ocular diseases including the diagnosis, treatment, and management of glaucoma, diabetes, macular degeneration, allergy and dry eye. Dr. Bajwa's training received during his hospital-based residency make him ideally suited to treat urgent eye care issues.

He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry, a Diplomate of the American Board of Optometry, a member of the American Optometric Association, and is currently serving as President for the board of the California Optometric Association.

He has volunteered his skills for clinical missions in the US and internationally, working with groups like Volunteer Optometric Service to Humanity, OneSight, and the Special Olympics to provide eye exam to needy patients.

When Dr. Bajwa is not in the office he likes to spend his free time with his family or volunteering in his local community. Dr. Bajwa has a wide variety of interests but spends most of his time enjoying music, cooking, sports, and photography.

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Dr. Steve Langsford

Dr. Steve Langsford has practiced in the Ventura and Santa Barbara counties since 1996 and brings a wealth of experience to our office. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Visual Science, and earned his Doctor of Optometry degree at the Southern California College of Optometry (MB Ketchum University).

While at SCCO he performed internships in contact lenses, low vision, vision therapy, and ocular disease. Since graduating he has spent over 20 years practicing primary and secondary care optometry. He has also been on the clinical staffs of multiple ophthalmology practices, including being the clinical director and executive director of a LASIK and cataract surgery center. In addition, he has also been a clinical professor at SCCO and served four years as a Trustee on the Board of the California Optometric Association.

In this office he will be performing comprehensive examinations to determine glasses and/or contact lens prescriptions and to evaluate the health of your eyes. He will also be performing LASIK co-management for those that would like to reduce their dependence on glasses. Dr. Langsford is fully trained and licensed to diagnose and treat many ocular diseases and conditions such as cataracts, glaucoma, dry eyes, ‘red eyes’ / ‘pink eyes’ (conjunctivitis), allergies, ‘styes’, etc.

We are proud to have Dr. Langsford as a part of our Buena Vista Optometry family and invite you and your family to see him for any and all of your vision and eye health needs.

Services offered:

  • LASIK Co-management
  • Cataracts
  • Ocular Disease Treatment
  • Glaucoma
  • Comprehensive Vision Exams