We’re the “Care”
Eye care through passionate professionals.Eyewear through our selection and technology.Convenience with appointments centered around your life.
Top Eye Doctors
Serving Buffalo, Rochester, and Western New York
Comprehensive Eye Exams
Our eye doctors go the extra mile. Our opticians find the perfect fit.
Your Local Eye Doctor is not an impersonal, corporate brand. In each of our network of eye care practices, you’ll find people who care, committed to providing a personal touch in every visit.
Our eye doctors get to know you and help you maintain your eye health. Our opticians match you with frames and lenses that best suit your needs and preferences. We take care of the important details on the back end so that our doctors and staff can focus on what really matters — You!
Trusted Optometrists in Your Neighborhood
Friendly & Helpful
Buffalo Optical Patient
“I don’t normally write reviews, but Buffalo Optical deserves it. They are friendly, helpful, and try their best to find what you are looking for. Both times I have been there they went above-and-beyond to make sure I got my glasses in time.”
More than 5 Stars
Value Vision Patient
“If I could give Value Vision more than 5 stars I absolutely would. The staff are all amazing, friendly, and very helpful!”
Great Selection of Frames
Hamburg Optical Patient
“I went to Hamburg Optical for new glasses, and I normally dread this process, but Hamburg has such a great selection! Everyone was so nice and I actually had a lot of fun getting new glasses! Prices were beyond reasonable too. I highly recommend them!
Best Eye Doctor
Whelpey & Paul Patient
“Whelpey & Paul is hands down best eye doctor/optical shop around. Everybody is so friendly and personable. The eye exams are very thorough, and they make sure to take the time to address and discuss what is going on with your eyes and what’s best for them.”
Your Care is Our Priority. Here’s How We Serve You:
Adult and pediatric eye exams help patients stay informed about their eye health and vision.
Standard eyeglasses to specialty contact lenses, we have options for patients’ needs, budget and style.
Medical Eye Care
Our eye doctors diagnose and help with management of dry eye, glaucoma, cornea issues, and more.
Large Glasses Collections
We carry timeless designs from the most trusted frames brands, for adults and kids alike.
Adopting Advanced Tools
Our practices use tools and backend systems that drive efficiency and save time for our patients.
Your Comfort Comes First
Above all else, we work diligently to make you feel at home in every visit with your local eye doctor.
Experienced and Caring:
The eye doctors of our member practices have years of experience, a wide variety of specialties, and —most importantly — a tremendous dedication for the communities they serve. They take pride in spending the time necessary to get to know you and understand your case, not only because they enjoy it, but also, because this personalized approach is what allows them to provide exceptional care for your unique needs, year after year.