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Helpful Tips When Buying Eyeglasses At Our Mentor Ohio Optical

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At Family EyeCare Clinic in Mentor Ohio, we pride ourselves on an incredible selection of frames, from many of the big name designers, down to a huge variety of private label brands for the budget conscious. Every person walking into our optical is giving our very best as we try and get them leaving in a new pair that is just right. Here are some helpful tips before you shop for your next pair of frames.

Glasses are Not Just About Fashion

The first and maybe most obvious advice is that glasses, serve two functions. They are a medical device, and they are a fashion device. For this reason alone, it is always recommended visiting a reputable optometrist/optical. An experienced optician will have invaluable insight into the right colors, shapes, styles will fit your style, face, skin tone and more. An optician will help you decide what are the best solutions for your lifestyle and help you choose the best lens coatings.

Warranty is Really Important

Glasses have the tendency to break, call it Murphy's law, call it the true story of having kids. Our Mentor Optical has a great warranty will give you the peace of mind and allow you to invest in high-quality frames without worry. At Family EyeCare Clinic in Mentor, we offer a no-question-asked 12-month warranty on our selection of frames, sunglasses, and sports glasses.

Consider a Second Pair

Sure every optical wants you to buy more glasses, but in some cases, it really is a health issue. Making sure our eyes are protected from the sun's UV rays, computers and phones blue light, overstressing eyes with too much computer mid-distance vision, and protecting our eyes while playing sports are all very real health requirements to keep your eyes feeling healthy and comfortable.

Shop often

A little-known insider tip is to make your neighborhood optical a place you visit frequently, opticals have sales, giveaways, events and in general, will keep their regulars informed of all the latest.

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Dr Figler has enjoyed the many years of seeing patients at Family EyeCare Clinic and Kane and Figler Optometry and appreciated their confidence in his skills. The growth of his own practice in Slavic Village requires more of his attention located at 7211 Broadway Ave Cleveland, OH or call 216-641-0055 or visit his website We wish him the best of luck from the Family EyeCare Clinic.

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Need to see the Doctor?

If you have sudden vision loss, eye infection, severe ocular pain, sudden double vision, sudden flashes of light or new floaters; we are available to see you during our limited hours - 9:00 am through 12:00 pm. Call to make an appointment. Please do not bring additional individuals into the office unless necessary. Normal business is anticipated to return on April 6th, 2020 as mandated by the governor.

Our normal everyday standards of cleaning equipment with Lysol and alcohol wipes are still in effect. We are laser thermo testing patients prior to exams, extra cleaning of rooms between exams and team members not feeling well being asked to stay home. If you do not feel well or have symptoms of a cold or flu please reschedule until you feel better.

Yours in Eye Care,

Dr. Brian Kane