Best Optometrists near me in Cottleville, MO

2 Optometrists near me in Cottleville, MO – map location, contacts, real reviews, rating. Eye examinations, a wide selection of lenses and eyeglass frames from the world's leading manufacturers.

Rating updated: June 04, 2023

Performance Eyecare

3 reviews


6043 Mid Rivers Mall Dr, Cottleville, MO 63304

+1 636-397-2020


4702 Mid Rivers Mall Dr, Cottleville, MO 63376

+1 636-244-5378

Who is an optometrist and what does he or she do?

Optometry is a branch of ophthalmology that specializes in methods of correcting vision using optometric aids. An optometrist is a specialist who determines the degree of vision impairment and prescribes corrective aids such as glasses and contact lenses.

What is the difference between an ophthalmologist and an optometrist?

What is the difference between the profession of an optometrist and an ophthalmologist? An optometrist only provides initial diagnosis and can only treat refractive errors with conservative methods.

What does an optometrist do?

Functionality: eye examinations, selection of types of vision correction (glasses, lenses), recommendations on eyeglass lens designs and contact lens materials, and advanced medical services. Include: eye examinations, selection of types of vision correction (glasses, lenses), recommendations on eyeglass lens designs and contact lens materials, and advanced medical services.

Why do eyeglasses cost so much?

Eyeglasses are a complex optical device that is manufactured with high-precision equipment. Often expensive materials are used for the glasses. All of this explains why eyeglasses can be expensive.

What should you do before buying glasses?

Let's look at what to look for when buying eyeglasses. The first is, of course, quality. The second is the choice of lenses of glasses. Here we focus attention on the material: they can be either glass or plastic. The third is the choice of frames.

What's the difference between expensive glasses and cheap glasses for vision?

The quality and accordingly the price of the lens depends on the presence of coatings on the lenses. The higher the price, the more coatings on the lens. Coatings make our vision more comfortable. Lens manufacturers do not stand still and improve the quality of lenses.

How do I know which glasses fit my face?

It's best if the width of the frame is equal to or slightly larger than the widest part of your face. The upper line of the frames should coincide with the line of eyebrows. Smooth shapes of glasses will emphasize rounded curves of the face. To emphasize high cheekbones choose the "butterfly" or "cat-eye" glasses.

Where can I see better with glasses or contact lenses?

With lenses, you can see better, so it turns out that extra obstacles don't distort the image. Lenses don't shed dust, don't catch glare from the sun and don't distort peripheral vision-no matter where we look, the image stays sharp.

Top Reviews

Kris Yorke  |  Rating: 5  |  Regional Eyecare Associates - Cottleville

I found it easy to get an appointment and was seen promptly at my scheduled time. I like that they have an option for retinal pictures versus having my eyes dilated. I think it's good to be able to look back historically at those pictures to help ensure any changes are caught. The team there is friendly and fun and there was no pressure to purchase the glasses there once my eye exam was complete. I would definitely recommend them.

Christy Jesuit  |  Rating: 5  |  Performance Eyecare

Performance Eyecare treated me with kindness from the time I entered until the time I left. Dr. Lyman was so thorough in explaining everything to me. The women who helped me with my eyeglass fitting were top notch too! Great place to go!

Denice Bradshaw  |  Rating: 5  |  Regional Eyecare Associates - Cottleville

I brought my 2 grandchildren in for their first time appointments to the eye Dr. From the lady that took my call to the Dr assistance and techs to the Dr. They took their time. Made the kids feel comfortable enough that they want to go back again. The kids where heard and spoken to respectfully. The Dr took the time to allow me to call their mom so she could interstate the discussion of the appointment. That was very appreciated. I will be making my own eye Dr appt there as well. Thank you all again. Everyone was nice, respectful and professional yet fun and fill of info.

Cpeew  |  Rating: 5  |  Performance Eyecare

Great experience. The staff is very friendly and professional. Dr. Lyman is very informative and thorough. My eye health is in good hands with him and the entire Performance Eyecare group.

Amanda Hoffman  |  Rating: 5  |  Performance Eyecare

Dr. Lyman and the team at Performance Eyecare are exceptional! They took great care of my kids from the moment we walked in the door. The staff was kind, inviting, and very helpful! They went out of their way to make my youngest feel comfortable during her eye exam. Dr. Lyman is a wonderful eye doctor that I’d recommend to anyone, hands down! He’s really superb!

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