When most people think of a vision test, they usually think of reading letters on an eye chart. However, this is only a small part of what we do. Not only do we test your vision, but your eyes are examined both externally and internally. We examine for cataracts and glaucoma, as well as many other conditions affecting your eyes.
Because your eyes may not be irritating you, even when something serious is wrong, it’s important to have them checked regularly. That is why we encourage all of our patients to have their eyes thoroughly examined once a year. We think you eyesight it is important. Therefore, we want to keep your vision sharp and your eyes healthy.
In the eyecare profession, as in most sciences, dramatic changes seem to occur almost weekly as new techniques and materials are developed. At our office, we are committed to staying abreast of the latest techniques and scientific advances in eye care. This enables us to guarantee that we are doing all we can to correct and preserve your vision.
We use state-of-the-art equipment, such as the air puff tonometer, to ensure that you receive the most thorough eye examination available. At Village Optics, we place great value on each persons individual needs. Dr. Ornstein works with his patients each step of the way, from giving eye exams, to helping you pick out the best frames and lenses possible. We are proud to be a private practice, which has the capability of providing you with the utmost in quality and service.
Eye examinations are by appointment
At Village Optics, you=ll find a complete selection of quality fashion eyewear. Village Optics is also the exclusive distributor of the popular Oliver Peoples eyewear. Dr. Ornstein has had years of experience in helping patients select frames that look good, fit properly, and are compatible with their lens prescription.
In recent years, many exciting technical advances have refined the function, comfort, durability, and the appearance of eyeglasses. We’ll show you many new features that can help you in your job or hobby. We use only the highest quality frames and lenses.
Some of our featured frame brands include:
We also offer a variety of quality lenses such as: Plastic, Polycarb, High Index (1.6, 1.67, 1.74) from Seiko, Essilor, and Shamir – No generic substitutes!
Contact lenses correct many of the same vision problems as eyeglasses including Nearsightedness, Farsightedness, Astigmatism, and even for loss of near focusing ability.
The main type are soft lenses!
They are almost always disposable………Daily, BiWeekly, or Monthly.
Most lenses are single vision. Meaning they correct your distance vision.
Lenses to correct astigmatism (toric) are balanced so they do not rotate and come in all modalities (even daily disposable)
Multifocal lenses are distance AND reading lenses to correct Presbyopia (the loss of focusing ability with age.
Except for daily disposable, all contact lenses must be removed and cleaned each night.
2 week Disposable
1 day Disposable
30 Day soft Lenses
Colored Soft Lenses
Gas – Permeable Lenses
We also offer a variety of different manufacturers in each of the above categories including:
Johnson & Johnson Acuvues
Bausch & Lomb
***Contact Lenses are medical devices. Because they rest directly on your cornea, it is important to have your eyes checked regularly to ensure a proper fit and avoid complications like eye irritation, infection or even an ulcer in the eye.