Bernard Shear Opticians offers professional eye care for all ages.
Visit Dr. Melissa B. Shear for a comprehensive eye exam. Consult with our experts to choose the proper contact lenses and fashionable designer eyeglasses. Our opticians are dedicated to giving you the most advanced vision care possible. We offer the latest in lens technology, including digital 3D lenses (free form). We recommend crizal and zeiss anti reflective coatings. Our opticians will help guide you into the proper eyewear to accommodate your prescription with your lifestyle. We also carry a large selection of non-prescription and Rx-able sunglasses with polarized lenses. Bernard Shear Opticians loves fashion and designer eyewear. Originally called Monumental Optical, Bernard Shear Opticians was opened in 1957.
First step in a new look is a new pair of fashionable eyewear. We carry an extensive collection. We have something for every one at all price ranges. Eyeglasses can improve our look by working as an accessory. Retro look thats old fashion is in season. Spectacles date back to 1500-1700 made from steel or baleen.
Family owned eyecare center. Samuel Shear founded Monumental Optical in downtown Baltimore circa early 1930's. For his son in 1957 Shear opened Bernard Shear Opticians in Pimlico, near race track. Bernard Shear died 1965 Harvey Shear, son, has lead the family business as president moving to it's present location Owings Mills, MD 40 years ago. Daughter of Harvey Shear Melissa Shear is current residing optometrist. Melissa Shear joined family business 1997 providing outstanding eyecare to Baltimore's finest. Professional eye care specialists welcome walk-in eye exams or you can schedule an eye exam with Dr. Melissa Shear. Bernard Shear opticians are dedicated to providing the best customer service and product. Owner Eileen Shear expert frame buyer, designer. Our opticians are dediacated to giving you the best vision care possible.