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Oakbrook Optical Eyecare: Expert Eye Care From A Caring Optometrist in Oak Brook, IL

Serving Villa Park, Lombard, Elmhurst, and Hinsdale, Illinois

Our eye doctor’s highest mission is to give personalized, eye health and vision care with genuine compassion. Using the latest advancements in technology we provide the finest level of eye care to our patients to improve their quality of life. We’re passionate about creating long-lasting relationships while educating in a professional and fun environment.

With our Oak Brook optometry practice, Dr. Joseph Franceschini has been serving Chicago and the Western Suburbs, including Hinsdale, for more than 20 years. Since changes in eye health may not present with changes in vision, it is important to have your eyes checked by a local Oak Brook optometrist regularly. Schedule an appointment today!


Why Choose Our Eye Doctor?


Our highly trained and compassionate team makes the differences between a good and great visit at your eye exam.

Our practice serves the entire family; generations of great vision, stunning eyewear and full service eye care.

We have one of the most extensive eye wear collections in the area. We are stay on top of trends and favorite styles.

We're right in your backyard! Forget about having to travel far for great care, walk-ins are welcome!

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Progressive myopia in children is on the rise, with prescriptions that continue to worsen. Our eye clinic utilizes the latest techniques to slow and even stop the progression of myopia and eye disease.

Ask the Eye Doctor...


What are the symptoms that may point to eye allergies?

While eye allergies don’t debilitate your vision, they can unquestionably be an irritation. Problems that by and large influence both eyes and show up not long after introduction to the hostile allergen. The typical side effects include:

Irritation Redness
Watery eyes
Coarseness Swollen
Puffy eyelids
Sensitivity to light

In any case, these side effects could likewise indicate an eye infection or an alternate visual condition. That is the reason an exhaustive eye exam and appropriate diagnosis is so essential! It would be ideal if you contact our Oak Brook optometrist for an appointment.

How do allergies directly affect the eyes?

Chronic allergies may lead to permanent damage to the tissue ofyour eye and eyelids. If left untreated, it may even cause scarringof the conjunctiva, the membrane covering the inner eyelid thatextends to the whites of the eyes. Ocular allergies can makecontact lens wear almost impossible. Most common allergymedications will tend to dry out the eyes, and relying on nasalsprays containing corticosteroids can increase the pressure insideyour eyes, potentially causing other complications such as glaucoma. Read more about eye allergies.

Can contact lenses complicate eye allergies?

Many individuals have no issue or uneasiness from wearing contacts until allergy season comes around. Airborne allergens may attach themselves to your lenses, which causes aggravation. Some of our patients find that they have to diminish the time they wear contacts amid allergy season. A different option for managing eye allergies while wearing contact lenses is to wear daily disposables, which are disposed of before there’s time for allergens to develop on the lenses. More about Eye Allergies...

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Contact Us

Oakbrook Optical Eyecare
1600 W 16th St, Ste 10
Oak Brook, IL 60523

Hours

  • 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
  • 9:30 AM - 7:00 PM
  • 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
  • 9:30 AM - 7:00 PM
  • 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
  • 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Closed

We are open 2 Saturdays per month

To find out about same-day availability or for further instructions in case of an eye emergency

Please call: 630-581-2151

We take most medical insurance plans.