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Join Us in Supporting Local Charities and Businesses

Milwaukee, WI-  Although anyone can purchase, donate, and invest through the endless options in the online global marketplace, Petrou Eye Care strives to support local charities and local businesses.  Our office is part of this community and a force for positive action.  By shopping local, you can show your support for your community, charities, and for the businesses you love. Petrou Eye Care is committed to giving back to the community we love in …Read More

Spring 2016 Frame Sale!

It’s Spring Frame Sale Time! Now through April 30th, Petrou Eye Care is having a super Spring Frame Sale!  You get a up to 50% off designer eyewear during this special event.  Feel and look your best with a new frame that highlights your spring fashion image. Bringing you the newest eyeglass styles – in shapes and colors to accent your look – our Spring Frame Sale is for a …Read More

Smartphone Apps for Eye Care

Smartphone Apps for Eye Care – Milwaukee, WI   Smartphone apps technology is quickly becoming a big part of our everyday lives, and it seems as though there is an app for everything, including eye care!  Whether you own a smartphone, tablet, or smartwatch, apps that help you keep track of your healthcare needs can be extremely beneficial.  Below are descriptions of a few apps that can make your life …Read More

Our Mission – To Help Our Patients Experience Life with Great Vision

You will enjoy being taken care of by our friendly team of optical professionals whose goal is to exceed your needs and make you happy. We want you to have the best experience possible, whether you’re here for a thorough and informative eye exam, or need help selecting fun new eyewear to invigorate your style.Read More

Early Detection and Treatment Protects Your Vision from Glaucoma

Early Detection and Treatment Protects Your Vision from Glaucoma Glendale, WI – Glaucoma impacts an estimated 3 million plus Americans and is the second leading cause of blindness in the world according to the Glaucoma Research Foundation, and yet, understanding and awareness of this detrimental disease remains low in the public eye. Glaucoma attacks eyesight often without the presence of early warning signs. According to the American Optometric Association’s (AOA) …Read More

Update on Macular Degeneration Research

New Genetic Clues to Macular Degeneration Identified An international study of 43,000 people significantly expands the number of genetic factors known to play a role in age-related macular degeneration (AMD).  Supported by the National Eye Institute, the findings allow a better understanding of the biological processes that lead to AMD, and identify new therapeutic targets for potential treatment. Macular degeneration is caused by a combination of genetic, environmental and lifestyle risk factors. …Read More

LASIK – Is It Right For You?

Laser vision correction, known as LASIK, is a safe alternative to glasses and contact lenses for many people.  Laser-Assisted-In-Situ-Keratomileusis is an FDA approved outpatient procedure that uses the excimer laser to reshape the cornea to remove most myopia and astigmatism. The best way to determine if you are a candidate is to talk to your eye doctor.  A comprehensive eye exam by your optometrist or ophthalmologist, along with a free …Read More

Incidence of Melanoma Has Doubled Since the 1970’s

According to the CDC and a recent oncology report, the incidence of an aggressive skin cancer known as melanoma has doubled since 1970’s in the US for children and adults.  And melanoma is on track to remain high, unless Americans take precautions to protect themselves from exposure to UV radiation. Dr. Lisa Richardson, the Director of the CDC’s Division of Cancer Prevention & Control said “If we take action now, …Read More

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