Who Are We?


Conveniently located in the heart of Upper Montclair and Ridgewood New
Jersey, we are your one-stop center for both the best in eye care and the
finest selection of eyewear. Our frames are the latest trend that eyewear
has to offer. We understand that you want a varied selection and with over
1000 frames to choose from and a knowledgeable and friendly staff we are
confident that you will be able to put your best face forward.

At our facility you and your family will receive a comprehensive eye exam
from ages 6 years and up. Contact lens fittings and evaluations are
available for those times when eyeglasses are not desirable. Sports or
formal affairs for instance.

Meet the Doctors

Saras Rustagi O.D.,
Allison Viray O.D. & Eva Patel O.D.


Rustagi O.D.

License 27OA00584500
Cert # 27OM00052600

Dr. Saras Rustagi and his wife Nitu have created a family inspired to
practice. Together they are committed to honesty, integrity, and
creating lifelong relationships with their patients, employees, and the
surrounding community…

Dr. Rustagi, a member of both the American Optometric Association and New Jersey State Optometric Association, is the director of eye care at Upper Montclair Eye Care & Wear. Dr. Rustagi received his
undergraduate education from Rutgers State University in New Jersey and then completed his Doctorate in Optometry from Inter American
University, where he earned the Dr. Angel F. Romero award for his
academic achievements. Dr. Rustagi then furthered his training with his
residency at The State University of New York College of Optometry.
During his training at the New Jersey and New York Veterans
Administration Hospital, he worked closely with the UMDNJ department of Ophthalmology and gained valuable experience in the treatment of Ocular Diseases.

Dr. Rustagi has been licensed to practice Optometry in New Jersey since 2002. He has considerable experience in eye care for children and
adults. He also has experience with difficult contact lens fits like
astigmatism and multifocal lenses. Dr. Rustagi offers complete eye exams with glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, cataract evaluations, and LASIK pre-screening. Surgical Co-management services for LASIK and cataracts are also available.



Viray O.D.

License 27OA00696900
Cert# 27OM00165300

Dr. Viray has been a northern New Jersey native her whole life. She
graduated with her Bachelor’s in Biology, summa cum laude, just down the road at Montclair State University. From there she decided to further her education and attended Pennsylvania College of Optometry, where she graduated cum laude and received her doctorate.

Dr. Viray is very passionate about primary eye care and comprehensive
exams. She has had extensive training treating and diagnosing a variety
of ocular diseases such as glaucoma, macular degeneration, diabetic
retinopathy, uveitis, blepharitis and conjunctivitis. She also has a
comprehensive knowledge of fitting contact lenses including more
complicated cases such as multifocals or astigmatism. Dr. Viray thrives
on getting to know her patients and likes to really focus on patient
education. She is constantly keeping up with new enhancements and
research in the ophthalmic field in order to treat her patients to her
best knowledge.



Patel O.D.

License 27OA00666500
Cert# 27OM00134501

Dr. Eva Patel was born & raised in Northern, NJ. She received a
bachelor’s degree in Economics & Psychology at Rutgers University.
She then moved to Chicago to pursue her passion of optometry where she graduated cum lade from the Illinois College of Optometry. Dr. Patel has extensive experience in providing a wide range of comprehensive eye care. She specializes in fitting a variety of contact lenses for all ages, eyelash health and enhancement treatments. She also has extensive training in the medical management of many eye diseases such as glaucoma, blepharitis, macular degeneration and conjunctivitis.

Her combined scientific knowledge, extensive clinical experience, and
great communication skills allow her to provide excellent patient care.
Dr. Patel enjoys keeping up to date with advances in technology which
helps her maintain the great health of your eyes.

Dr. Patel looks forward to providing the best possible eye care to the



In need of our services?

Contact us directly at
973-707-5255 (Montclair) or
201-652-8080 (Ridgewood).  One of our
helpful staff members will assist in scheduling an appointment or answer
any questions you may have. You can also schedule online
by clicking here.





We offer the best in optometry and optician services with state of
the art technology.







Most repairs and adjustments will be done on site while you wait.







We carry a variety of Rec Specs and Sports Wear for the whole