At Special Eyes Optical, the primary focus is the health and safety of our patients and staff. For over 20 years, we have been committed to providing the best eye care for our patients, and during this unprecedented time, we remain committed. We are vigilantly monitoring the news and updates regarding COVID-19. Please read below for more information on how we’re here to help you through this time.


Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the CDC, WHO, and American Optometric Association have advised all Optometry and Ophthalmology practices to close for routine eye care until further notice. Special Eyes Optical is following the advisement.


For any serious eye related medical emergency, please call 1-(847) 368 -9800. We are monitoring our voicemails hourly and will contact you as soon possible.


Our doctors have the ability to work with you virtually to address your concerns or questions from the comfort of your home. Please contact us at 1-(847) 368-9800 or email us directly at


For patients that are considered higher risk (over the age of 60, those with underlying respiratory conditions, or who are immunocompromised), please contact us at 1-(847) 368-9800. Our doctors are available for a consultation over the phone.


If you have lost or broken your eyeglasses, we can duplicate your last pair of eyeglasses or extend your contact lens prescription without you leaving your home. If you are running low on contact lenses you can order by calling us directly at 1-(847) 368-9800.