Best Optometrists near me in Millcreek, UT

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

Rating updated: February 21, 2024

Wolcott Optical

10 reviews


3145 S Highland Dr, Millcreek, UT 84106

+1 801-441-3233

Clair Optical Co Inc

10 reviews


1025 E 3300 S, Millcreek, UT 84106

+1 801-466-3937


4400 S 700 E Suite #160, Millcreek, UT 84107

+1 801-264-4406

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

Kyle Sipple  |  Rating: 5  |  Clair Optical Co Inc

I genuinely cannot recommend Clair Optical enough. I was referred to Alan by The Eye Institute of Utah when I was diagnosed with Keratoconus back in 2019 and after I'd gotten the cross-linking procedure done. Alan is one of the most kind and caring people I've met and I couldn't be more thankful for the time and thought he's put into making sure that I'm in the best possible place with my eyesight. I've got a pretty complicated situation with my eyes and he's always completely dedicated to making sure I'm taken care of and that my vision is as good as it can be. On top of being very skilled in his work, he's incredibly honest and transparent in how he works with his customers. I've felt so cared for over the last few years and I'm really looking forward to continuing to go here.

Kerry Harkness  |  Rating: 5  |  Clair Optical Co Inc

Alan has shown amazing professionalism mixed with thoughtful consideration of my unusual eye problems. He took as much time as needed to get my glasses and contact prescriptions to the highest level of vision possible. He is willing to forgo profit at times in the interest of what he feels is fair business practice. He is the ultimate in customer service and we don’t see that care much anymore. He explained so completely every step of the process in a way that I felt confident in making decisions. He is the BEST at bedside manners! I will always recommend Claire Optical knowing that you will be in the best hands with decades of experience and the biggest heartfelt care around!

Erika Stowell  |  Rating: 1  |  Rocky Mountain Optical and Vision Care

I just had to cancel my order with Rocky Mountain Optical. I ordered glasses for my daughter 6 weeks ago. When I went to pick up the glasses they broke the frames when they were adjusting them. So, they said they would rush another pair and it would be in by the following Monday. Well, after several phone calls and 3 more weeks still no glasses. I am tired to waiting for them to get the glasses in and I have just canceled my order with them. Don't bother going in.

Gus Thunberg  |  Rating: 5  |  Wolcott Optical

Wolcott optical is a perfect example of why everyone should shop local. I was treated with the utmost professionalism as well as warmth from beginning to end of my glasses shopping experience. They're depth of knowledge and care is unsurpassed in the world of eyeglass suppliers in my opinion. I've shopped at a number of eyeglass retailers in my 30 plus years of wearing glasses and have never been treated this well.They take the extra time to make sure that you are fitted correctly and will be happy into the future.

Dino Munoz  |  Rating: 5  |  Clair Optical Co Inc

I was told by an eye physician around 8 years ago that I couldn't get contacts because of my eye prescription being too high. After not being able to get LASIK because of the same reason, I was recommended to Alan... I was skeptical but he delivered and made contact lenses that worked as well as my glasses (even a little better). After 25 years of using glasses, I don't have to carry their weight on my face anymore! I think my favorite part is being able to see fine with sunglasses on! Truly thankful for Alan and his team. I hope they continue to service the community for many years to come :)

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