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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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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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 – 4:00 pm Sunday: Closed

*By appointment on Saturday

Read Our Latest Blog Post: What are polarized lenses?

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Polarized lenses are lenses that are coated with a special chemical film that helps reduce glare. These lenses have gained a lot of popularity among boaters and fishermen. They use these lenses on their sunglasses so as to reduce the reflected glare produced by the water around them. Most people who spend time outdoors now own a pair of polarized sunglasses.

Glare occurs when light from the sun hits a water or solid surface and is reflected. Glare can be not only annoying but also danger dangerous. Blinding sun glare has been known to cause road accidents, snow blindness and sunburn on eyes. Long-term exposure to sun glare has also been linked to cataracts.

How Polarized Lenses Work

The sun’s rays reflect in all directions. However, when these rays hit a flat surface, they are reflected and become polarized, that is, they create a more uniform path or travel. This … Read more