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Metro Eye Care is a full-service, family-friendly optometry office in downtown Toronto. Dr. Bastiampillai and Dr. Baraam (also practicing out of 360 Eyecare are expertly trained to evaluate and treat eye conditions. They are passionate about using innovative eye care technology to improve eyesight clarity and enhance vision.

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How we care for your eyes

Our optometrists in downtown Toronto are equipped for comprehensive eye exams and to facilitate vision therapy -- if needed. Our optometrists are also well trained in pediatrics. They expertly care for the vision needs of families from eye tests to treating compromised vision and eye emergencies.

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Purchase a competitively priced pair of brand name glasses at Metro Eye Care in downtown Toronto. Our optometrists will help you to discover the right prescription for your vision needs. Our eye care team will support you as your pick the perfect pair of glasses or sunglasses from our diverse selection of fashionable frames.


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Learn about your eyesight and how to protect your vision with articles from Metro Eye Care's blog. Our optometrists leverage their extensive training and experience to write articles that help patients to understand how to enhance their vision with proper eye care and eyewear in Toronto, Ontario.


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Read Our Latest Blog Post: Contact lens complications

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Contact lens complications
Many people wear contact lenses without knowing the complications that may arise. These complications can be caused by many factors including dry eyes,  poorly fitted lens, overwear or abuse of the lenses. Affected parts include the eyelid, conjunctiva and cornea. Common symptoms are pain and irritation on the eyes. Below are some common contact lens complications many lens wearers might not know.

1. Giant capillary conjunctivitis is a common contact lens complication. It involves the inflammation of the conjunctiva.  The condition is caused by irritation of the tarsal conjunctiva of the upper lids. Pre-disposing factors include poor cleaning, thick or rough contact lens edge, heat sterilization and prolonged use of the contact lenses. Symptoms of giant capillary conjunctivitis may include contact lens irritation, itching, burning and mucous discharge.

2. Contact Lens Acute Red Eye (aka CLARE) is an inflammatory reaction of the cornea and conjunctiva. This condition … Read more