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Eyeglass Store in Philadelphia

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Eyeglass store in Philadelphia
Eyeglass store in Philadelphia

Our staff of experienced vision specialists at Eye Encounters take the time to discuss how different prescription lenses can impact your vision, answer any questions you might have, and supply you with the most up-to-date information in order to keep your eyes healthy. So if you know you need eyeglasses, but are unsure exactly what style or brand, our vision specialists would be happy to educate you in the different services offered art our eyeglass store in Philadelphia.

Firstly, choosing the right eyeglasses that are right for you depends on your vision and comfort. Our vision specialists will thoroughly examine the external and internal parts of your eyes for signs of eye or systemic diseases. With special instruments, a study will be made of the interior of the eyes for cataracts, retinal problems, glaucoma, and other diseases. In addition to the tests for nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism, our vision specialists will also test for crossed eyes (strabismus) and lazy eye (amblyopia). Eye functioning as well as visual skills needed for learning (such as binocular coordination, accommodation, convergence, peripheral awareness, color and depth perception) are assessed during each examination. When the eye exam is completed, the doctor studies all the assembled information. The doctor then makes a professional decision on how to give each patient the highest possible visual efficiency. This may take the form of a prescription for eye glasses or contact lenses. For those patients needing glasses or contact lenses, we offer a complete optical department and eyeglass store in Philadelphia. Since your prescription can be filled at the same place it was written, you will not only save time and travel, you will also have the security of knowing the doctor who wrote the prescription is available to answer questions. Each prescription received from the laboratory is checked thoroughly for optical correctness and fabrication exactly as ordered. When delivered to you, it is adjusted correctly to provide a proper fit. Follow-up care of you eyeglasses is always available at our optical store.

It is very important that your lenses are fitted correctly based on your prescription, eye shape, and specific needs. At the office of Eye Encounters, our greatest satisfaction comes from improving vision and enhancing the quality of life for your whole family– and our vision specialists believe the best place to start is by educating and informing our patients about the various types of eyeglasses. We carry a wide selection of frames for every budget, including designer, sunglasses, and sports. Call our eyeglass store in Philadelphia and make an appointment today to see which type of eyeglasses are best for you.

1925 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
(215) 854-0441