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Infant Vision: Birth to 24 months

Many parents wonder what the appropriate guidelines are when determining when to have their childrens first eye examination. Proper vision care at an early age is recommended even if your child is not displaying any eye or vision problems at the age of 6 months. The American Optometric Association designed a public health program called InfantSEE Read more…

INTRODUCING: HOYALUX iD MyStyle Free-Form progressive lenses

It is time to replace your frames and glasses at your yearly exam. You love wearing glasses and you feel that your current lenses work great, well, at least they do most of the time. Having an active lifestyle can be challenging for those who wear eyeglasses. Thankfully, with all of the amazing advancements in optical technology, Read more…

How Often Do I Really Need to Replace My Contact Lenses?

It’s the end of the month, and you are down to your last pair of contacts. “Another couple weeks shouldn’t be too bad, right?” you think to yourself. “What’s the harm? So what if I wear mine a little longer.” Unfortunately, this thought process goes on too often, and can lead to some very bad habits, as well Read more…

Understanding Vision Benefits

The Patient Corner: Understanding your benefits It is time to schedule your yearly eye health examination, but you are uncertain of what your vision benefits are going to cover. Most find that understanding these benefits can be quite confusing, and are left with questions about their benefits. Here are a few answers to the most Read more…

Contact Lens Rewetting Drops vs. Artificial Tears: What is the Difference?

Many of us suffer from mild dry eye.  Unfortunately, dry eye symptoms, such as irritation, mild redness, and burning, can increase with contact lens wear.  Contact lenses can cause mechanical irritation to the surface of the eye causing the tear film to break up and not function properly.  Contact lenses can also decrease the amount of oxygen to Read more…

Lens Trends: The Tom Davies 3D clip on

Do you enjoy 3D viewing? Metro Eye is proud to introduce the latest in lens technology by featuring the new Tom Davies 3D Clip On. The 3D Clip On can be customized to fit any Tom Davies Bespoked frame and offers an anti-scratch coating. Ask one of our knowledgeable Optical Stylists by visiting the office Read more…

Skiing and the importance of UV protection

Is there any better way to spend a weekend than hitting the slopes and enjoying the exhilarating feeling of the wind on your face as you make your way down? Skiing is a wonderful sport, but many people don’t realize that while you are enjoying the snow covered mountains, the suns UV light reflection ratio Read more…

From the Drs. Desk…

Hello everyone! Spring is in full swing! The Milwaukee Brewers are playing at Miller Park, families are spending their time shuffling from one soccer practice to the next, and the kids are more active then ever. With all of these activities comes the risk of eye injury. The American Optometric Association   has named May “Healthy Vision Read more…