D’Angelo Family Eye Care of Morrisville: A state-of-the-art optical shop

by Maryanna S. Phinn

If you are in need of a routine eye exam, a fitting for contact lenses or new eyewear, stop in and speak with Bill D’Angelo, owner and optician, at D’Angelo Family Eye Care. Bill will be happy to talk with you about your precious eyesight.

If you seek highly specialized lenses for sports, work, or for viewing your digital devices including computers, iPad and mobile phones, visit the friendly optical professionals at D’Angelo Family Eye Care of Morrisville.

The shop specializes in computer progressive lenses. These lenses offer intermediate and near vision for computer use, viewing digital devices and for jobs and occupations that require close and median viewing.

The lenses are called Shamir Computer and Shamir Workspace. They allow you to see between five to 10 feet in front of you as well.

They offer Crizal Prevencia coatings. This is specifically for blue light protection, which is the light that is emitted from computers, iPad and cell phone screens which can be damaging to your eyes.

In addition, D’Angelo Family Eye Care are experts in prescription and non-prescription safety eyewear and sport goggles for all sporting activities. 

“We are a family-owned and operated optical shop. Our personalized service is something that you will not get at any national retail chain,” explains Bill. “In addition to being a full service optical store, we feature an in-house finishing laboratory, for quicker turnaround times and more quality control. We have many lenses readily available and can prepare most single vision glasses while the customer waits.”

Often, special orders and most contact lenses are available the next day, or within a few business days. Contact lenses can be shipped directly to your home at no additional charge. Adjustments, cleanings and maintenance are always complimentary. Stop in anytime to see Bill, he will always greet you with a smile.

D’Angelo Family Eye Care carries an extensive collection of lenses, frames and sunglasses for all budgets. They include the most iconic brands such as: Eddie Bauer, Elle, Esprit, Flexon, Kate Spade, Maui Jim, Nine West and Ray-Ban. Nike will be coming soon!

Bill and his wife, Wendy, the shop’s manager and co-owner, acquired the shop in 2015 after the previous owner retired. Bill has more than 30 years experience in the optical industry working in private practice. He received his ABO certification from the American Board of Opticianry in 1993.

D’Angelo Family Eye Care’s Optometrist, Dr. James R. Filippo, O.D., has over 45 years of experience. He is a Certified Therapeutic Optometric Physician in the treatment of eye diseases.

Dr. Filippo specializes in Ocular disease diagnosis and treatment. He has extensive experience diagnosing and treating a variety of eye diseases such as glaucoma, macular degeneration and cataracts.

Dr. Filippo provides children and adults with comprehensive vision examinations. He fits patients for corrective, cosmetic and hard to fit contact lenses and for any kind of prescription eyeglasses.

“Our emphasis is on the individual. We listen to our patients to find out what their specific needs are, in relation to work, school, computer use or sports. We care about each individual and provide excellent service to families. We often care for multiple generations of families here at our shop.”

D’Angelo Family Eye Care is located in the Shoppes at Makefield Village, 103 Makefield Road in Morrisville. Most major vision insurance plans are accepted. If you are unsure about your vision insurance don’t hesitate to call the office. They will gladly help with any insurance-related questions.

The shop is open 10:00am to 5:00pm on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday; 10:00am to 7:00pm on Wednesday, and 9:00am to 2:00pm on Saturday. It is closed on Sunday and Monday. Dr. Filippo sees patients on Wednesdays and Saturdays.

For more information, visit or call 215-428-9355 to schedule an appointment. Walk-ins are welcome! On social media, like them on Facebook,, and follow on Twitter,

PHOTO CAP: Bill D’Angelo (right) confers with a customer at D’Angelo Family Eye Care of Morrisville.