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Category Archives: Contacts

Hubble Contacts: Higher Risk at A Lower Price?

What is Hubble? Hubble is a web-based company that heavily advertises daily disposable contact lenses, available to order online at a lower cost than most other 1-day contact lens brands. As the rising popularity of Hubble’s product has caught the attention of many concerned eye health providers, Metro Eye’s optometrists and staff advise consumers to Read more...

Its August! Time for an Eye Exam!

August is National Eye Exam Month so we wish to spend some time talking about how an eye exam is not only healthy for your eyes, but very important for your overall health as well! Getting a comprehensive eye exam is not just for those with poor vision, and it is recommended for everyone to Read more…

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Are daily contacts right for you?

If you are considering contacts, the first step is figuring out what type of contact lens is right for you. One of the most popular contact lens options are daily disposable lenses. These are often confused with daily wear contacts, which are taken out at nighttime and can last weeks or even months. Daily disposable Read more…

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You’re Probably Wearing Your Contacts Wrong

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, about 41 million Americans wear contact lenses. However, data from a recent report shows that of contact lens-related corneal infections reported to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), close to 20 percent of patients had “a central corneal scar, a decrease in visual acuity, or Read more…

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Five Tips to Take Control Over Fall Eye Allergies

As the seasons change, so do our allergies. Fall can be a particularly tough time for those sensitive to both indoor and outdoor allergies, despite the beautiful foliage. Here are a few of our top tips to help keep your eye allergies in check during fall allergy season: Limit Exposure – this might seem obvious, Read more…

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Contacts Are Like Underwear [Infographic]

Contact lenses are one of the most popular ways to correct your vision. With all the different types of contact lenses and the ability to leave your glasses in your bag – it’s no secret how they became so popular. The eye doctors here at Metro Eye specialize in fitting hard-to-fit patients for contacts, as Read more…

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Get to Know Dr. Amanda Kopczyk

Q: WHEN DID YOU FIRST KNOW YOU WANTED TO BE A DOCTOR OF OPTOMETRY? I knew I wanted to go into this field early on, but I guess it didn’t really click until high school. I always enjoyed math and sciences and my dad made contacts, so I already knew a little about the industry. Read more…

Discover the Metro Eye Difference

Are you struggling with eyestrain? Dry eyes making you lose focus? Or maybe your glasses just don’t fit quite right? Whatever your vision or eye health problem may be, we invite you to discover the Metro Eye difference. Your vision and lifestyle are unique. Your eye care should be too. Don’t Make Your Eyes Work Read more…

Why CRT is the Vision Solution for Your Active Child

At Metro Eye we believe your vision and lifestyle are unique, so your eye care should be too. That’s why we are proud to offer eye care options that fit into your lifestyle. Possibly one of the most innovative eye care treatments we offer is Corneal Reshaping Therapy, also known as CRT. CRT can be Read more…

Las Vegas Vision Expo!

It’s finally here… The Las Vegas International Vision Expo! As the seasons change, so do the fashions. That’s why we’re sending our fantastic optical stylist Luanne out to Las Vegas (poor Luanne) to check out the latest frame styles and colors from top designers like Salt, l.a. Eyeworks, theo, Lindberg, and more. Best of all, Read more…