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eye exam and rx

Lmarion
February 20, 2017 11:00AM

Registered: 3 years ago
Posts: 45

Hello, I would like some advice, have heard negative things about both Sterling and Plessen. Any comments or someone else to recommend on St Croix?

Thanks very much.

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Bombi
February 20, 2017 11:20AM

Registered: 11 years ago
Posts: 2,104

I use Strerling for the 28$ exam, fight with them for the prescription and then buy on line.

optimist with low expectations on STX

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Alana33
February 20, 2017 12:10PM

Registered: 6 years ago
Posts: 11,865

Exactly, Bombi.
What they charge for one pair of bifocals, you can get 5 in FL.
I think that's pretty much true for the majority of places, however.
Very expensive for new glasses and that's including the least expensive frames.

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AandA2VI
February 20, 2017 01:17PM

Registered: 6 years ago
Posts: 2,232

Agreeed! Hate all the eye doctors here and STT. So unprofessional. Went to the states, got RX and two nice pairs in two hours. Lol. I'd get the RX here if u have to and shop online also... maybe you can pop over to PR and check in the mall for one of those two hour places? Hell even if you have to stay one night in PR it would be worth it IMO to not deal with them here. Go to Greengos in Old San Juan - get a bandito and taquitos and thank me later! YUM!

I use Pleassan in stx for general Dr. and I do like them but never have used their eye services.

Ugh I need a good dentist on STX... one that will knock me out (massive anxiety)

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speee1dy
February 20, 2017 01:43PM

Registered: 10 years ago
Posts: 8,544

have you tried buska for the dentist . he is in gallows bay above the book store

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AandA2VI
February 20, 2017 02:17PM

Registered: 6 years ago
Posts: 2,232

Haven't - just talking about it spikes my anxiety. Will try to call him.

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speee1dy
February 20, 2017 02:50PM

Registered: 10 years ago
Posts: 8,544

my son when he was a kid had 4 teeth pulled all on the same day-no problems. he goes to the dentist last year as an adult-passes out, they had to prescribe Valium for him for his next couple of trips

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AandA2VI
February 20, 2017 03:02PM

Registered: 6 years ago
Posts: 2,232

I usually get lorazepam. I can't get in the car until I'm partially knocked out, just for cleanings. Fiancé drives of course lol. Funny story was last time at the dentist I woke up on the couch (stateside) with three Jamba juice cups and Taco Bell and chic-fil-a wrappers all stuck to me. I had zero recollection but my fiancé said it was hilarious and that I insisted on going back to those places twice because I didn't remember having it! Hahah! Man I would love jamba and chic right now! Ha!

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speee1dy
February 20, 2017 03:29PM

Registered: 10 years ago
Posts: 8,544

lol, that would have been great video

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Lmarion
February 22, 2017 04:38PM

Registered: 3 years ago
Posts: 45

Thanks!! for the info and the laughs! Hope I get to PR for the bandito and taqueritos!!!

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