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Time For Your Eye Exam?

As these past few weeks have certainly taken an unexpected turn, you may have put off your comprehensive eye exam due to COVID-19 concerns! If you are now overdue for your next eye care visit, we wish to offer you a safe in-office appointment so that Dr. Amy Jankowski can thoroughly evaluate your eye health Read more…

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In-Person Services Resume May 4th

As an essential healthcare provider, Metro Eye will reopen on May 4th to accommodate patients who require in-person eye care or eyewear services. All visits to our office will be by appointment only, in order to diligently comply with all of the latest CDC health protocols relating to COVID-19. New Office Hours By Appointment Only Read more...
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Metro Eye’s Telehealth Clinic – Eye Care at Home

Metro Eye offers complete eye care services through our TELEHEALTH CLINIC To encourage social distancing due to COVID-19, we welcome patients to utilize our Telehealth Clinic safely from home.   TELEMEDICINE- Eye Care from Your Eye Doctor Care for red/pink eye, red eyelid, stye, irritation & injury Vision consultations Home treatment, via EyecareLive smartphone app Read more...

Virtual Eye Care via Smartphone

The Metro Eye team is committed to the health and well being of our patients and staff. In order to comply with COVID-19 public restrictions in our community, we are offering virtual eye care through EyecareLive! You can receive expert eye care from Dr. Amy Jankowski, safely from your home via smartphone. To schedule your Read more…

COVID-19 Closure

COVID-19 CLOSURE In observance of strict public restrictions, recently placed by our State Health Officials, Metro Eye’s office is unable to allow public entry for any reason. WE ARE STILL HERE FOR YOU, THOUGH! CALL or EMAIL us right away to: Request a phone or video chat consultation, to obtain expert no-contact advice or treatment Read more…

Urgent Eye Care Services: COVID-19 Update

Eye Care Update: COVID-19 We have temporarily reduced our operations in observance of recent public restrictions made due to the COVID-19 pandemic, by the Milwaukee Health Department, Wisconsin Department of Health Services, and Centers for Disease Control. Metro Eye will continue to accommodate current patients with urgent and emergency eye care visits and procedures throughout Read more...
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COVID-19 Precautions

We are here for you! Your health and safety are our utmost priorities, and Metro Eye’s office is open to satisfy your eye care needs while taking cautious steps to maintain the wellness of our patients and staff! As your healthcare provider, we always follow strict cleaning and sanitation procedures, as regulated by OSHA. In Read more...
AMY MICHALAK

Meet Amy Michalak – Clinic Coordinator & Director Of Patient Care

Amy Michalak initiated her eye care career in 2009, when she applied for a receptionist role at Metro Eye. While immersed in the myriad of operations within this patient focused and technology fueled environment, she was inspired to evolve her position and has continually expanded her reach across the field of eye care ever since. Read more...
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Will ScreenTime Damage My Child’s Eyes?

Modern life is so inescapably tied to computers that many countries consider internet access to be a basic “utility,” just like electricity and running water. As our children grow up in this digital age, we need to be cautious regarding the negative effects of electronic device exposure and take preventative steps to reduce them. Why Read more...
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EYELASHES – When Fashion Inhibits Function

Why do we have eyelashes? Eyelashes perform a group of important functions, although they are quite simply just short hairs that grow along the edges of our eyelids. They not only protect our eyes from potential injury and infection by keeping out particles of dust and debris, but also provide a valuable alert system triggering Read more…