The real reason I named our practice “Uptown Eye Care” is to remember how distinctly different the Uptown Minneapolis area was to me back then, and how it stood out as being above and beyond the normal city atmosphere. That ambiance is what we are trying to re-create here at Uptown Eye Care. We hope you get a sense of that when you enter our Monticello, MN eye care office.
“What is the history of contact lenses?” is a common question asked by many patients who are just beginning to wear contact lenses for the very first time. Check out this great contact lens infographic which outlines the many benefits of wearing contact lenses.
When you visit Uptown Eye Care you will no doubt notice the phrase “Vision Source” in our office, on our signs, letterhead, business cards, brochures, etc. When you call our office we tell you that you have reached “Uptown Eye Care, your Vision Source”. But do you know what that means or why we have associated ourselves with this organization?
We often get the question, what is the difference between an Optometrist and an Ophthalmologist? So today we will try our best to clear up this vexing question.