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  • Meet Our Team
    Dr.Lisa LansinkOwner/OptometristDr. Lansink is from Ida Grove, a small town in northwest Iowa. She attendedthe University of Nebraska-Lincoln for her undergraduate studies and completed her doctorate at the Illinois College Read more
  • New year, new you
    With a #newyear, is it finally time to take care of you? Schedule a visit to make sure you are seeing as clearly as possible, discover a new look, or Read more
  • Book now to make sure you use benefits before the end of the year!
    Do you have flex money to spend before you lose it?Have you used your vision benefits yet this year?That time of year is almost here! Schedule here: https://bit.ly/3pFGxW2 Read more
  • October Sale
    Only 3 days left to take advantage of our October sale! #BOGOHalfOff Read more
  • Wear Your Shades Year-Round
    The weather is turning colder and the holiday season is approaching—but that doesn’t mean the sun’s UV rays are any less strong! If you’ve got your sunglasses tucked away for Read more
  • Puffy Eyes: possible causes & treatments
    Ah, puffy eyes, everyone’s favorite beauty ailment! Waking up with swollen, red eyes is a frustration for many, but there are several causes and treatments for them. If you have Read more
  • 4 Habits That are Bad for Your Eyes
    We all have our individual quirks or habits. Some of them, like biting your nails, procrastinating, and texting while on the road, are behaviors you know you should avoid. Well, Read more
  • What does polarized mean?
    Polarized sunglasses are specialized eyewear designed to reduce glare from surfaces such as water, snow, and glass. Not only will polarized lenses eliminate glare, offer UV protection, and reduce eye Read more
  • Importance of Annual Eye Exams for Children
    It seems as though summer just began and already it’s nearly time to get ready to go back to school.Have you scheduled your child’s annual eye exam yet? If not, Read more
  • Celebrating Independence
    Urban Eyecare & Eyewear is an independent optometry practice, meaning we are owned and operated by Dr. Lisa Lansink herself! An independent office is able to meet your needs instead Read more
  • Save the Environment 💚 Go Green!
    Even if you don't recycle consistently, or solely purchase eco-friendly products, you can still do your part. Every little bit counts.That's why we chose and are honored to have Eco Read more
  • Nearsighted vs. Farsighted
    If you find yourself squinting to see street signs, the computer screen at work, or a picture hanging across the room, it’s likely you are nearsighted. Maybe you have to Read more
  • The Story on Watery Eyes
    It’s safe to say tears play an important role in keeping us healthy. Tears keep the surface of our eyeballs clean and moist, and help protect our eyes from damage. Read more
  • Shape Up: Find The Best Frames for Your Face
    Choosing the perfect eyeglass frames can be much harder than you think, as there are several factors to consider. Style, shape, color, and material all play important roles, but determining Read more
  • Eye Exams: What to Expect
    Whether you are an adult that has never had an exam or a child that is about to come in for a back to school exam, here’s a basic rundown Read more
  • Easy tips for Eye Health
    I received a monthly newsletter from Blue Cross Blue Shield in my email this morning, and a vision article sparked my interest. It had some really good information! For anyone Read more


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