Most eye diseases, including serious ones that can impair your eyesight (such as glaucoma or diabetic retinopathy), start their development asymptomatically. This means that you may be developing an eye disease without realizing it.
For diseases like glaucoma, by the time you notice changes to your vision, it’s too late to reverse them. Preventative eyecare is about detecting, diagnosing, and treating eye diseases before they get out of control.
An hour per year is all it takes to ensure your eyes are being properly looked after. For all the hours you spend enjoying the sun and the screens, an hour per year to make sure everything is operating as it should be is a small time investment to make.
Our eye exams are painless and non-invasive. The exam is broken down into two sections: preliminary testing and testing with an optometrist.
The first step of the eye exam is to complete a few diagnostic tests that provide us with some important information. These tests include:
Once the preliminary tests are completed, you’ll meet with one of our optometrists who will discuss your vision, answer any questions you may have, and perform a few final tests that will complete the eye exam. These tests include:
We may perform other tests as needed.
We direct bill Blue Cross, and for other insurance/benefits providers we will assist you in completing your claim.
You can find us in the River East Plaza, between Safeway and Booster Juice, and across from Tim Hortons.
We have plenty of parking available on-site.
Monday-Thursday 8:30am - 5:30pm
Fridays 9:00am - 4:30pm
Saturdays 9:00am -3:00pm (except for long weekends and July/August)