Publications

Progressive Glasses: What Are Progressive Glasses?

For those that develop Presbyopia, progressive glasses are lenses that correct your vision progressively from reading distance to long-range distances seamlessly. One of the biggest progressive glasses advantages is that the lenses provide continuous gradual change in prescription throughout the lens and doe not have visible lines that separate the segments. Cosmetically, progressive glasses appear […]

By |May 6th, 2018|Eye care|0 Comments

LOOKOUT!!

Vision is a perception. What you see, or think you see is not always what is really there.

The brain is lazy but will hide things.  For instance.  Everybody has a blindspot approximately 15 degrees off to the temporal side, about the size of your thumb nail at 20 inches.  It exists, however the brain fills […]

By |April 9th, 2018|Eye care|0 Comments

Pink Eye (Conjunctivitis): Symptoms, Causes and Treatment

Conjunctivitis, also known as pink eye, is inflammation of the conjunctiva, the thin, transparent tissue over the white area of the eye. It makes the eye pink or reddish and gives the eye sensations of pain, burning, scratching, or itching. The swelling of the white part of the eye […]

By |March 16th, 2018|Eye care|0 Comments

It is against the Law

ITS AGAINST THE LAW

BE AWARE

 

Dispensing of eyewear over the internet is against the Law.

The provision of eyewear as in Contact Lenses and glasses are required to be done by a licensed Optometrist or Optician.

 

Economics???   What is the motive for any company or group of people to provide any prescribed device over the internet?  Likely to […]

By |February 6th, 2018|Eye care|0 Comments

Do you take your eyes and Vision for Granted?

VISUAL COMFORT AND PRODUCTIVITY

REMEMBER TO CARE FOR YOUR HEALTH

 

VISION IS A PRIZED SENSE, AND WE DEPEND ON IT TO LIVE A LIFE OF INDEPENDENCE.

YET THERE ARE VERY FEW TIMES PAIN IS DEVELOPED THAT WILL GIVE ANY INDICATION OF A DISEASE PROCESS WHICH COULD AFFECT YOUR FREEDOM AND INDEPENDENCE

 

We wake each morning […]

By |January 23rd, 2018|Eye care|0 Comments

When should you REALLY have and eye examination?

When Should you have your first eye examination?

 

It is recommended that children have their first eye health assessment at the age of 6 months, and yearly throughout life. Children are easily examined for health and focusing, and perceptual difficulties. The assessment of the health of your eyes, and the function of the various physical properties […]

By |December 12th, 2017|Eye care|0 Comments

Perceived Value: Something You Should Know.

What is the Cost?
You may be asking the wrong questions.
“What is the cost of an eye examination, glasses, or contact lens?” Why is that the most common question asked
when a call comes into the office? Do you really understand?
Your eyes may need more help than you might believe. Would you look for less quality or […]

By |November 7th, 2017|Eye care|0 Comments

October is Childrens Vision Awareness Month

October is Children’s Vision Awareness Month

 

Help your child see their full potential

 

1 in 4 children has a VISION PROBLEM

 

80 percent of Learning is through Vision

 

Eye examinations are covered by OHIP and are Free

 

ONLY 4 percent of children have had an eye examination.   Poor eyesight will affect your child’s behaviour.

 

If one were to assume your child […]

By |October 10th, 2017|Eye care|0 Comments

Life and vision both take time

Recent passings of family, namely my Father and Older brother only one month apart initiated a reflection on life and the important matters.

In health care it is a challenge at times to understand people’s values.

The largest aspect is time.  There are only so many seconds in a minute and yet the time just seems to […]

By |June 20th, 2017|Eye care|0 Comments

Diabetes

Many of our patients are unaware of the devastating effects diabetes has on eye health. Statistics show that diabetics have 25 times higher risk of becoming legally blind, and […]

By |May 23rd, 2017|Eye care|0 Comments