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Old 03-20-2013, 09:43 AM   #1
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Prescription glasses recommendations?

I'm about to pick up some new glasses and was wondering if anyone had some recommendations for a good eye place? I already have the prescription just need to get it filled and pick up frames. I might just pick up the frames online and have them make the lenses. Let me know if you have a good spot!
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Costco is good. SW Eye Center is good too.
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Old 03-21-2013, 06:43 AM   #4
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I just order cheapies from Zenni optical online. Downside is obviously getting a good fit. You have to measure pupillary distance (easy) and then get a good nose and temple fit.
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Old 03-21-2013, 07:10 AM   #7
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I just order cheapies from Zenni optical online. Downside is obviously getting a good fit. You have to measure pupillary distance (easy) and then get a good nose and temple fit.
all ophthalmologist written prescriptions should have all specs for the glasses

zenni optical will call the doctor and ask what the prescription is
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Costco is good. SW Eye Center is good too.
x2 I've been going to costco for optical needs for years!
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Old 03-21-2013, 08:58 AM   #9
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If I go to costco and already have the frames will they make the lenses? Or do i need to get everything from there?
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Only 1 way to find out... go in there and ask them. Or call
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They have a big assortment of frames to choose from at Costco . Go with the guccis .
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all ophthalmologist written prescriptions should have all specs for the glasses

zenni optical will call the doctor and ask what the prescription is
Cool. Didnt know that. My doc scribbled it out intentionally sloppy it seemed so it was difficult to read and tell where decimal was.
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Went to costco and got two pairs with insurance for 200! Hell yes!
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I second Costco, also lens crafters has some pretty good deals on clearence lenses.
My wife always gets great deals there.....
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Good informative link Paden
just saw this; "Eyeopening post ~YumaTRD~" pun intended?

thanks david, i saw it on here somewhere a few months ago. thought it was really interesting.
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