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Della Porta EyeCare LLC: Eye Doctor in Bristol, CT

Eye Exams, Glasses, Contacts & Reliable Eyecare Near You

Dr. Maria Della Porta provides quality eye care services and vision care products in Bristol; we truly care about the health of your eyes and provide Comprehensive Vision Care to all family members.

We are conveniently located in Bristol, Connecticut and service Burlington, Farmington, Southington, Terryville and the Greater Bristol area. We are the local Optometrist near you, offering you and your family top quality eye care delivered with unsurpassed customer service.

We stock Designer Eye Frames & SunglassesContact lenses, and we offer Eye examsEmergency Eye Treatment as well as the Management of Ocular Diseases.

Della Porta EyeCare accepts a number of Insurance plans to help cover the cost depending on your individual needs. Visit us at our vision center, which can be found at 156 Farmington Ave, Bristol, 06101.  Call: 860-512-7222 to make an appointment or Click here to schedule an appointment online.

What Makes Della Porta EyeCare LLC Unique
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We carry the latest European and American designer eyewear collections in a variety of styles, colors and materials. We even carry special children's frames like Funoogles!

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Whether you wear daily, weekly or monthly disposables, or conventional lenses, check out our selection of lenses that fit your needs. Schedule an appointment today!

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No ordinary eye exam here! Learn about eye exams, what’s involved in a comprehensive exam, and special considerations for kids and contacts.

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Dry Eyes Q&A

Q: What happens at a dry eye exam?
A: To diagnose dry eye disease, the eye doctor can use a biomicroscope to examine whether there are plugged oil glands in the lid or any dry patches on the cornea present. A yellow stain called fluorescein can help us see how quickly the tears evaporate. We also look for eyelid issues like blepharitis (inflamed crusty lids) or Demodex mites which can worsen dry eye symptoms.

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TLC Lasik Surgery Co-management

When you have LASIK eye surgery at TLC Laser Eye Centers, TLC Affiliated doctors of optometry will play an important role in your LASIK care team.

Dr. Maria Della Porta chooses to be associated with TLC because of the TLC because of its strong track record of safety, experience, and patient satisfaction.

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Dark Adaptation - AdaptDx Pro

Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is the leading cause of blindness in adults. When caught early, vision loss can be prevented. Did you know age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is more common than glaucoma? Get tested to detect AMD early, before it takes its toll on your vision.

People with age-related macular degeneration (AMD) often do not know they have the disease during its early stages. They may dismiss early warning signs, like trouble seeing at night, as part of the normal aging process. Ignoring these symptoms only delays diagnosis, which can lead to more vision loss.

We are offering a new test that helps us diagnose AMD at a very early stage and monitor disease progression. If you are experiencing problems seeing at night, or it is becoming increasing difficult to read in dim light, talk to us about scheduling an AdaptDx [adapt-dee-ex] Pro test.

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Meet Our Bristol Eye Doctor
Dr. Della Porta

Dr. Maria Della Porta

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Patient Testimonials

The best dry eye care in my experience. The level of care from Dr. Della Porta and her staff is absolutely first rate. They take their time in looking into the causes of your dry eye through testing and evaluating the various conditions of your eyes, and only then do they work with you to set up a treatment regime with all therapies that are available. If you have dry eye, do not make the mistake I made by going to an ophthalmologist or optometrist first for care. You need to go to a dry eye center that specializes in dry eye care. And their is no better one that I can recommend than Dr. Della Porta.
7 months ago
- Earl Q.
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Bristol Eye Emergencies

If you experience loss of vision, double vision, swelling, infection or any eye emergency, contact us immediately for guidance. We’ll help you with the best treatment to prevent complications and promote long-lasting clear eyesight.

Please call our office at: 860-582-0702 for further instructions. If urgent, find the nearest emergency room.

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