1000 Eye Lands Optical

Rhody L. Spooner Optical Services is unique. The company was built on the belief that customers' needs are of the utmost importance. Rhody is committed to meeting those needs by directly delivering optical services to your home or office. Rhody is a New York State and South Carolina Licensed Optician and Contact Lens Practitioner. Eye Wear Sales: Rhody has quality frames and spectacle lens options for all members of the family. Some of the featured frame brands include Converse, Lipstick, Surface, Rembrand and Indie. Lens options include high impact resistance materials, single vision, bifocals, trifocals, no-line progressive, anti-reflection coating, photosensitive lenses and polarized sunglass lenses. Affordable prices that are particularly attractive for the under-insured or uninsured clients. For your convenience, we accept Cash, Checks, Master Card, Visa, American Express and Discover. Call today for your on-site appointment. 315-777-0682 Medicaid Provider: Rhody is a New York State approved Medicaid provider for eye wear. Optician Services Per Diem: Rhody offers Optician Services per diem for vacations, medical leaves, etc. He has 26 years of optical experience including contact lens fitting and fabrication. Rhody welcomes the opportunity to earn your trust and deliver you the best service in the industry.

[05/29/20]   *** IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT *** With much thought and sleepless nights thinking about this, I have made the decision to retire at the end of June. We will be seeing patients and providing services until then. After 35 years of working with and seeing very wonderful clients this was very hard for me to do. I want thank everyone for the good times I had throughout the years. To all my co-workers and people I have met in this profession, you are family to me and I probably wouldn’t have survived this long without you making everyday a joy. Dr Heather Melanson you made everyday we were together a great day, your family is a part of mine and always will be. I will have a copy of anyone’s record available for pick up when requested or can email if necessary. Again thank you!

[05/08/20]   ****Covid Update **** We feel pretty confident that we WILL be seeing patients again in the near future. Now booking appointments for June and July, we will be meeting all requirements set forth by the CDC and NYS DOH. Please call to schedule 315-482-0733. Thank you for your patience and understanding during this trying time. Stay safe and healthy!

[04/20/20]   ****Covid19 Update **** As of today CDC and NYS Department of Health and Education are still requiring us to remain closed until further notice! Again there are places that are disobeying the request of the governmental departments and do not have your best interest and safety in mind. Please if you have any questions or needs call me at 315-482-0733 and leave a message. I will return all messages when received. We can still call drops if needed into the pharmacy and have all contacts shipped directly to you. Again thank you for your patience and understanding, stay safe and healthy.

[04/08/20]   ***Covid 19 Update*** 1000 EyeLands Optical is still going to be closed until further notice! It has been brought to our attention that there are optical stores open for business. As per N.Y. State we are non essential and should not be open for business except for emergency care and to call in eye drop refills to the pharmacy. We are allowed to have contact lenses be shipped directly to our patients. We all need to do our part in beating the virus and stay closed until further notice from NYSDOH . So here at 1000 EyeLands Optical we not going to be one of the places that are greedy but we are going to do our part and what N.Y. State has told us to do until further notice. Stay Healthy and Safe! If any questions or concerns please call 315-482-0733 and leave a message.

[03/31/20]   ***IMPORTANT NOTIFICATION *** 1000 EyeLands Optical will be closed until further notice to protect our customers and staff from the COVID 19 Virus. When the government allows to reopen, we will be there to provide you with all your eye care needs. We can still supply you with contact lenses but they will be shipped directly to your home. Please call 315-482-0733 and I will return your call. Unfortunately our labs to provide eyeglasses are not providing services at this time. We are sorry for any inconvenience but hope to see or hear from you soon. Stay safe and healthy.

[03/20/20]   ***Effective March 20th *** 1000 EyeLands Optical will only be available by appointment only. There will be no eye exams available until further notice. We will be checking our phone messages on a regular basis so feel free to leave your name and telephone number to return your call. We will be able to order contacts and do eyeglass repairs. Please call 315-482-0733. Stay healthy and safe!

[03/16/20]   *** New Policy Taking Effect March 16 Until Further Notice***
1. If you have any Cold, Allergy or Flu Symptoms you are asked to stay home and reschedule any appointments. All staff members have the right to ask you to leave the office for the protection of all involved.
2. All glasses, contacts or repairs to be picked up will be done by appointment only, please call office to schedule.
3. All appointments are to be confirmed by a phone call, at that point we will be asking you questions pertaining to your visit. We will be doing all paperwork at that point so please have all pertinent information ready. Failure to confirm any appointments will be considered a cancelled appointment.
4. If you have an appointment to visit the office, please limit people coming with you. Our policy is every person with an appointment is asked to only have one other person with them. Under 18 is asked just to have one adult with them.
5. If anyone would like to come in early to pick out their eyewear please call to schedule an appointment. We suggest this to allow for social distancing.

We are taking all possible precautions to protect you and our staff from any further disease transmittal. We ask you to assist with these measures to maintain a healthy environment for all. If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to call us at 315-482-0733. Thank you in advance.

[02/07/20]   1000 EyeLands Optical will be closed February 7 th ! Reopening February 10th at 9am.

[01/21/20]   1000 EyeLands Optical will be closed on the following dates:
January 25- February 2
March 7- March 15
April 23- May 11
Possible changes so please call before coming to office during these scheduled days and updates will be posted on this page.
Thank you

[12/10/19]   1000 EyeLands Optical will be closed for the holidays from December 24-29 and January 1-5. Have a great holiday with your families. Also want to share a little story of what Xmas should be about, I have a young gentleman who has not been able to get glasses for a period of time because of so many reasons. This kind lady heard me talking to the mom and after the fact she came up to me and said that she wants this young man to see his presents on Xmas morning so she paid for a pair of glasses and exam for him. I called the mom and told her of the nice, wonderful, great gesture and mom and the young man burst into tears of joy! Think about this during the holiday season.

[12/09/19]   Only a few openings left for eye exams for 2019, if you need to get in please call ASAP. First come first serve. Don’t let those flexible spending dollars go to waste, call 315-482-0733. Use those dollars for contacts, sunglasses or spare pair of glasses!

[11/12/19]   *** IMPORTANT *** If you have end of the year benefits or health savings account and need to have an eye exam please call now to get on Dr Heather Melanson schedule! 315-482-0733.

[08/01/19]   As predicted, August appointments are filling in quickly. If you want your child to get in before school or college starts, better call 315-482-0733 to schedule your appointment with Dr Melanson.

[07/24/19]   ***WARNING*** School is just around the corner! Don’t forget to have your children’s eyes checked before going back to school or college. Teachers also need to be seeing their best. Call 315-482-0733 to get your appointment scheduled to see Dr Heather Melanson O.D.

[01/15/19]   1000 Eye Lands Optical will be closed the following dates:
January 17th, reopens January 18th at 9am
January 26th through February 4, reopening February 5th at 9am
March 9th through March 17th, reopening March 18th at 9am

[12/05/18]   1000 Eye Lands Optical will be closed for the holidays from December 22-January 1. Reopening at 9am on January 2,2019.

[09/26/18]   1000 Eyelands Optical will be closed from October 6-14, reopening October 15 at 1pm.

[09/26/18]   New discounted prices on Contact Lenses when a yearly supply is purchased. Save anywhere from 10-30 percent. Call 315-482-0733 to schedule your appointment.

[07/25/18]   Just a reminder that school is just around the corner and Eye Exam appointments are booking quickly, so if you need to schedule an appointment call now! Call 315-482-0733 to make an appointment to see Dr. Melanson. Back to school special is 50% off a select group of children frames for the month of August when you schedule an Eye Exam and purchase the lenses. ( not available with insurance eyewear)

[07/02/18]   If anyone knows of a family member or friend that has difficulty seeing in the distance let them know that I have a few trial of Bioptic Telescopes glasses in my office for the next couple of weeks to try. Please call me at 315-482-0733 to schedule an appointment.

[03/05/18]   Can anyone explain to me how United Parcel Service can lose packages as easy as they do? They have tracking numbers and trace right down to how many footsteps each driver should be taking. It is not getting lost at any big distribution center but right at the local facility in Watertown and just cannot find it. Confusion of the craft, must be it! Then the easy thing is just file a claim and wait to see if we ever do anything about it is the typical response of the CALL CENTER!

[02/15/18]   We are updating the way our customers can schedule appointments or communicate with us. Now you can text us at 315-482-0733 to schedule appointments or ask questions, we will respond as quickly as we can. Trying to make it as convenient for our customers!

[02/05/18]   New email address to schedule appointments or general questions: [email protected]

[12/19/17]   1000 Eye Lands Optical will be open the week of December 26-29!!!!! If you need to get glasses or contacts ordered to use your insurance or flex plans before they expire give me a call. 315-482-0733

[12/14/17]   ****SALE**** All Sunglass Frames in stock are 25-50% off regular retail price! There are prescription and non-prescription frames available. Sale ends 12/22/2017. Use your flex benefits to get yourself a pair of prescription sunglasses. 315-482-0733

[12/11/17]   Just a reminder to everyone that the end of the year is just around the corner and if you have flex benefits or insurance to use give us a call to schedule your appointments now at 315-482-0733. Only 5 spots remaining for 2017! Our office will be closed for the holidays starting December 24 and reopening on January 2 at 9am.

[12/07/17]   Dr Heather Melanson has added December 22 to our schedule to accommodate any last minute use of flex benefits or insurance. If your college student needs to get in before going back call now for an appointment. This is last day of availability for the remainder of this year. Call 315-482-0733

[11/14/17]   It is the time of year that I️ contemplate insurance programs that I️ should be participating with for the following year. Let me know what vision insurance you have by leaving me a response to this post and I️ will see if it should be something to add or if I️ should drop certain ones. Thanks for your help!

[11/14/17]   1000 Eye Lands Optical will be closed from November 18th thru November 27th. Re-opening November 28 at 9am.

[09/22/17]   *** ATTENTION ALL OF OUR PATIENTS AND FRIENDS *** We are open for business and accepting New Patients. You know you are providing good service and quality eye care when other organizations are spreading the word that we are closed. We want to thank all of our present customers and future customers. We participate with Davis Vision, Eyemed, United Healthcare (Medicare, Community Health Plan, Spectera), all Blue Cross Blue Shield Vision Plans and MVP. Call 315-482-0733 for your Eye Care needs.

[09/19/17]   October is " School Health Vision Month" in New York State. So at 1000 Eye Lands Optical we will be doing our part in promoting this by discounting our Eye Exam fee and all Eye Glasses purchased for children 18 and under that are not covered by any insurance. All glasses purchased for anyone under the age of 18 will be reduced by 50% off regular retail price and all sports goggles will be sold for $159.00 frame and lenses. Eye exams will be reduced to $50.00. We will not just provide this service for October but will start today through the end of November. Don't hesitate to take advantage of this promotion and to make sure your children's eyes are healthy for a successful year at school. Call now to schedule your appointment at 315-482-0733 with Dr. Heather Melanson.

[08/15/17]   ATTENTION ALL STUDENTS, SCHOOL STAFF and FACULTY. Dr Heather Melanson just added another day to her schedule to try and get everyone in for their back to school or college Eye Exams. The date is Friday September 1st, call and schedule now at 315-482-0733.

[08/02/17]   REMINDER!!! School and college is right around the corner, don't hesitate or wait until it is too late to get your Eye Exams! Dr Heather Melanson and Dr Michael Spellicy just added a few more days to their schedules to accommodate your needs. Call now at 315-482-0733.

1000 Eye Lands Optical has added a collection of hand made frames from Designer Michel Atlan. Very unique in design and colors. Stop by and look at them! Very reasonably priced and cannot be found anywhere else in New York State , we have the exclusive. 315-482-0733 for an Eye Exam with Dr Heather Melanson or Dr Michael Spellicy.

[07/06/17]   Dr. Spellicy has added Monday July 31st to the schedule to meet the demand for appointments in July. At this point we still have availability that day and not again until August.
If you are in need, don't hesitate to call and get on the schedule. Please phone 315-482-0733.

Want your business to be the top-listed Clinic in Alexandria Bay?

Click here to claim your Sponsored Listing.




42901 State Route 12 # 2
Alexandria Bay, NY

Opening Hours

Monday 09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday 09:00 - 16:00
Wednesday 09:00 - 16:00
Thursday 09:00 - 16:00
Friday 08:00 - 16:00
Other Alexandria Bay clinics (show all)
Breathing Room. A Holistic Life Coach and Organizing Company Breathing Room. A Holistic Life Coach and Organizing Company
Swan Hollow Road
Alexandria Bay, 13607

A Mindfulness and Positive Psychology based support service. Supports clients in decreasing clutter in their minds in order to create balance, clarity and organization in their lives.

International Goodwill Day International Goodwill Day
9 Rock St
Alexandria Bay, 13607

International Goodwill Day will be May 21, 2011 in Alexandria Bay, NY. Large celebration bringing again both the Canadian's and American's together again.

Fairy Bohemian Co. Fairy Bohemian Co.
Alexandria Bay

Home & Living. Lifestyle. Fashion.

River Hospital River Hospital
4 Fuller St
Alexandria Bay, 13607

24 bed Critical Access Hospital located in Alexandria Bay.

River Community Wellness Program River Community Wellness Program
4 Fuller St
Alexandria Bay, 13607

Our mission is to provide the community with mental health care and provide intensive trauma treatment for soldiers at Fort Drum.

Thistle Essentials Thistle Essentials
138 Church St
Alexandria Bay, 13607

A holistic and natural approach to health and wellness. Diet and nutrition education. Aromatherapy and Reiki.