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Why Choose Metro Eye Optometrists?

When it comes to picking an optometrist, you have options. Options are great. Most optometrists will tell you what’s wrong, but won’t go that extra step. Here at Metro Eye the job isn’t done until we find you the perfect prescription, lenses and frames, and leave you with a smile on your face. You have a unique life and style, Read more…

Shauns Eyewear

Milwaukee’s BEST Designer Sunglasses

Our Summer Sunglass Sale is going strong in Milwaukee’s Third Ward. Since summer seems to be showing up to the party (now that it’s already July 20th), this is the PERFECT time to take advantage of up to 70% off designer sunglass frames storewide! One brand we’d like to point out in particular is the newest designer to join our Read more…

Swimming

Is Chlorine Bad For Your Eyes?

Ahhhh summertime… it’s finally here! With temperatures warming up, work schedules cooling off, and a holiday weekend approaching it’s likely that you’re enjoying more time outdoors, possibly taking time to dip into in a pool or two. So, how can you best prevent your eyes from getting bothered by chlorine? TRICK QUESTION! Chlorine is actually used to sanitize pool water and is NOT Read more…

Milwaukee Sunglasses

Summer’s Cooler in Shades

Summerfest might be over, but summer is just getting started. Do you know what that means? Our Annual Sunglass Sale is on NOW! From July 6 – August 1 stop by Metro Eye at 325 E. Chicago St. in Milwaukee’s Third Ward to take advantage of up to 70% off select designer frames, including Lindberg, Ic Berlin, David Yurman, Kaenon, Read more…

Maui Jim Sunglasses

Aloha from Summerfest!

This year Metro Eye is once again teaming up with Maui Jim to ROCK Summerfest! From June 24 – 28 & June 30 – July 5 between 11:30am – 8:00pm visit us on the Summerfest grounds near the entrance for the Marcus Amphitheater to check yourself out in this incredible collection of polarized shades. Why buy polarized? While sunglasses are Read more…

Father's Day

It’s Nearly Father’s Day…

Do you still need a gift for dear ol’ Dad? Give him the gift of a fashion update! Stop by Metro Eye today to pick up a gift certificate, browse through our fantastic selection of men’s glasses and sunglasses or to have him schedule an appointment for a comprehensive eye exam. Not only will Dad be seeing better this year, he’ll Read more…

Baby

AOA Recommends Eye Exams Before Your Baby Can Walk

By Dr. Amy Jankowski When you take a closer look at the percentages surrounding childhood vision impairment, you may be surprised at what you see… Some 60% of students identified as problem learners have undetected vision troubles.  An estimated 80% of what children learn is through their vision.  10% of children see words as blurred or scrambled due to eye-teaming Read more…

Eyes and Blue Light

Trouble sleeping? It could be your phone…

You set your alarm clock for 6:00am every morning, but inevitably end up pressing the sleep button once, twice, three times. Does this sound familiar? The reason for your lack of energy is either because you aren’t getting sleep or the quality of sleep you’re getting isn’t great. Poor sleep quality is often attributed to your diet, stress or lack Read more…

Tom Davies

Are You a Tom Davies Addict?

Then you won’t want to miss our Tom Davies Trunk Show! When: Friday, May 29 8:00am – 5:00pm Where: Metro Eye 325 E. Chicago St. Milwaukee, WI 53202 Don’t miss your chance to view the entire men’s & women’s eyewear collections from one of our favorite, most elegant designers. Want to learn more? Call (414) 727-5888.

Vacation

Travel Gu-EYE-d to Healthy Eyes

Traveling this summer? Are you the type of person who packs a month in advance or the night before? Either way, don’t forget to pack these eye care essentials to make sure you’re able to see everything your travels have to offer. 1. Eye drops Even if you don’t normally use eye drops, they can come in handy on long Read more…