For Divers Who Wear Glasses

Have your optical dive mask made by the Opticians who invented them

by. . . Leonard Maggiore, Opticians
est. 1936

11319 Craig St
Overland Park, KS 66210
Tel. International: (913) 710-6022

Phone Hours:
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM 7 days a week (EST)

Leonard Maggiore invented the prescription dive mask in 1959; and has personally made over 40,000 in ANY EYE GLASS PRESCRIPTION.

Our dive masks are guaranteed to give you exactly
the same vision underwater as you get on land with your eyeglasses.

Nearsightedness (myopia), Farsightedness (hyperopia), and Astigmatism are fully and accurately corrected. For the fullest enjoyment and appreciation of the sport of diving and for safety sake... You can now have the same good vision underwater, as you have with your eyeglasses on land, with all the comfort, convenience and ease of the diver who does not wear glasses.


You can send us your own dive mask or we can supply the dive

mask and provide you with a complete service.

We now supply children's size Prescription dive masks

Last minute rush jobs welcomed !!!

Specialty Lenses Available



Provide the maximum field view. Super extra large lenses give vision from edge to edge of mask.

Can be created for any prescription, no prescription is too strong or too complex. I have made them up to 20 diopters of nearsightedness (myopia), 15 diopters of farsightedness (hyperopia) and 8 diopters of astigmatism.

Are guaranteed too give you exactly the same vision underwater as you get on land with your eyeglasses. Nearsightedness (myopia), farsightedness (hyperopia), and astigmatism is fully and accurately corrected.

Prescriptions are compensated, using vertex distance slide rule, to allow for focus adjustment, if the mask you use places the lenses further from your eyes than your eyeglasses.

Are personally and individually custom made by myself, an Opticians who is a diver, and who has first-hand knowledge and experience in the visual problems of the diver who wears eyeglasses.

They are not ground down to be dangerously thin as pre-ground prescription dive masks.

They are not made out of very easily scratched plastic.

Your eyeglass prescription is NOT AVERAGED out, compromising your visual acuity.

Are used and approved by divers in all 50 States and over 40 foreign countries. My firm is the oldest manufacturer of custom made prescription dive masks in the world. I have made them for the US. Navy, US Army Engineers, Smithsonian Institute, Indian Ocean Expedition, Divers to the Andrea Doria, Gulf Oil, Shell Oil, and many other firms engaged in underwater oil and engineering projects.

All of our work is unconditionally guaranteed for 5 years, however we have work over 20 years old, that is still in use today

Over 40,000 in use over past 45 years.

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Tel. International: (913) 710-6022

Call with your prescription during office hours. We will take order with any major credit card.


Send Check, Money Order, or Credit Card Numbers with an expiration date with your eye glass prescription.


You may fax (new fax number coming) with eye glass prescription. Please call us with your Rx.


You may email directly off web page with information, questions or order.


Leonard Maggiore, Opticians, Est. 1936

Is the inventor of the Prescription Dive Mask in 1959. We invented the Prescription Flying Goggle and the Prescription Motorcycle Goggle in 1979. We have been making Prescription Shooting Glasses since 1939. We have shipped our Specialty Optical Products to customers in all 50 states and more than 40 foreign countries. Our Specialty Optical Products are used by the U.S. Military, U.S. Army Engineers, and the Smithsonian Institution.  Please see all of our Prescription Sport Eyewear


See our Prescription Motorcycle Goggles ,Prescription Shooting Glasses,  Prescription Ski Goggles and all of our

Prescription Sport Eyewear


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