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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.

Our Services

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: When To See An Eye Doctor For Glaucoma

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Glaucoma is the second leading cause of blindness. It is a complicated eye disease that causes damage to the optic nerve. It is progressive and can cause a permanent loss of vision if not treated. Waiting to see an eye doctor until you start to develop symptoms is not a good idea and could cost you your sight.

Glaucoma is actually a group of diseases characterized by high pressure in the eyes. The most common type of glaucoma is called primary open-angle glaucoma and it is hereditary. Angle-closure basically means tunnel vision.

Am I At Risk?

Everyone is at risk for developing glaucoma. But some groups are at higher risk and should be aware of their risk so they can regularly see their eye doctor. African Americans, Hispanics, and Asians are at high risk. People over 60, and those who have family members with glaucoma should be checked regularly. People … Read more