About Us

More about Metro Eye Care

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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See our full line of glasses

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.

Blog

Keep in touch with us!

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.

PROUDLY ASSOCIATED WITH

Show My Glasses Canadian Association of Optometrists Canadian Examiners in Optometry College of Optometrists of Ontario Eye See Eye Learn Program National Board of Examiners in Optometry Ontario Association of Optometrists

Metro Eye Care

40 University Ave, Suite 105 Toronto, ON M5J 1T1
Phone: (416) 782-7301
Fax: (416) 782-9418
Email: eyedocs@metroicare.com

Monday: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm Tuesday: 9:00 am – 7:00 pm Wednesday: 9:00 am – 7:00 pm Thursday: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm Friday: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm Saturday*: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Sunday: Closed

*By appointment on Saturday

Read Our Latest Blog Post: Top Methods Used To Test Your Eye Pressure And Why It Is Important

Testing your eye pressure, also known as intraocular pressure or IOP, is an integral part of a comprehensive eye exam and a primary reason to see your optometrist regularly. Frequency of eye examinations can vary depending on each patients. Patients diagnosed with Glaucoma for example will require a closer monitor and more frequent visits than patients who are being monitored due to family history.

Commonly used methods to test eye pressure:

• Goldmann applanation tonometry

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Goldmann applanation tonometry is one of the most accurate techniques used to check the eye pressure. It is still the gold standard for measureing intraocular pressure (IOP) in glaucoma patients. This technique examines your eye pressure by determining the amount of force required to flatten a corneal surface area. Optometrists using this method to test eye pressure use a tonometer that consists of a tonometer arm, contact prism, contact probe, … Read more