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                                  Member Profile
World-Class Eye Care & Eyewear With A Community Focus
Founded in 1978 by Bronx native and veteran Michael T. Ungaro, Metro Optics is a Bronx-born, Bronx-bred, Bronx-centric company serving the neighborhoods you live and work in for over four decades. In order to fulfill its mission to provide world-class eye care and eyewear right here in the Bronx, all Metro Optics locations (in Parkchester, Westchester Square, Hunts Point and Throggs Neck) are outfitted with secure electronic medical records, state-of-the-art eye care technology and tools, and a sophisticated audio/visual system providing eye health education and product information to patients. Metro Optics also features the largest selection of eyewear in the Tri-State area, including a wearable technology department featuring “smart glasses.” Select styles from the company’s value collection are available for Virtual Try-On and purchase on the company’s recently expanded and redesigned e-commerce site,
Metro Optics is a frequent supporter of numerous community and small business development initiatives and local nonprofits, including VISIONS/Services for the Blind and Visually Impaired, BronxWorks, local merchants’ organizations, and Business Improvement Districts. Its leadership team includes longtime, vocal members of the Bronx Chamber of Commerce, and its staff hosts and participates in free events throughout the Bronx year-round, providing free vision screenings and eye health education to the public. As part of its community relations program, the company also offers an affordable vision care package to patients who are uninsured, as well as group plans to local businesses and organizations, to expand access to comprehensive eye care.
Central Offices: 25 Westchester Square Bronx, NY 10461 Main Phone: 800.230.EYES | Website:
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