Optician in Garrettsville
Opticians are vision care professionals who specialize in helping you design the perfect eyewear for your needs. In fact, no one knows eyeglasses like our opticians! Although you may think finding the right fit for you is simply a matter of looking at yourself in the mirror while trying on different frames, there’s an art and science involved and this is where our opticians really shine.
The Role of an Optician in Your Eye Care
Whether you’re looking for eyeglasses, prescription sunglasses, or prescription safety glasses, our opticians are familiar with all of the options that are available to you. They carefully listen to your wants and needs, take measurements to ensure the best possible fit, and make suggestions based on your lifestyle, personal style, and facial shape.
In addition to helping you choose your frames, our opticians will also assist you in selecting lenses that are right for your needs. Our team keeps up with the latest technology and products, which means you’ll always get advice you can trust.
Once we receive your eyewear from the laboratory, our opticians will check to ensure that the prescription is correct, then assess the fit and adjust as needed. If you ever need to have your eyeglasses adjusted in the future, you can always stop by our office and one of our opticians will be happy to help.
Frequently Asked Questions About Opticians
What does an optician do?
An optician is an eye care technician who has received training in how to design, measure for, verify, and fit eyeglass frames, lenses, and other eyewear.
Is an optician a doctor?
No, an optician is not a doctor. If you have questions about your eyewear, an optician should be your first point of contact; if you have a question about your vision or eye health, Dr. Andrews can help.
How do I choose eyeglass frames?
Opticians take a few different factors into consideration when helping you choose your eyeglass frames, including your facial shape, colors that complement your skin tone, your lifestyle, and your personality.
How do I choose the right eyeglass frame size?
Choosing the right size for your glasses can be tricky because it involves some rather precise measurements. Even being a few millimeters off can result in glasses that don’t look quite right. Our opticians will take these measurements for you to help you select the perfect pair of glasses.