We offer a wide variety of eye care services to the Oshawa community. Contact us with any questions about our services.
An eye examination by our doctor is not merely a simple vision test. Our comprehensive eye exams include a pressure test for Glaucoma, vision testing to determine your optimal eyeglass or contact lens Rx, evaluation of eye movement and focusing ability, pupillary abnormalities testing (which can often indicate an underlying neurological disorder), as well as an overall eye health assessment. Regular eye examinations are important to your health and wellness, as well as for preventative maintenance when it comes to eye conditions or diseases, and should not be overlooked when planning your annual checkups.
We offer professional contact lens fitting by our doctors that will provide you with the latest in contact lens technology to help maximize comfort and vision.
Complimentary consultation to determine if you are a candidate for laser eye surgery (when a comprehensive eye examination is performed).
This useful test can detect early loss of peripheral vision associated with glaucoma, cataracts as well as other neurological diseases including brain tumors.
Myopia, more commonly known as nearsightedness, is a condition where individuals are able to see objects that are close to them but may have difficulty distinguishing things at a distance, such as road signs or leaves on a tree. There are a few different treatments for myopia that have proven to be effective in a number of studies.
As you may have guessed from the name, specialty contact lenses are unconventional contacts that are designed for patients for whom regular contacts might not be suitable. Here are some of the main types of specialty contact lenses and who they are recommended for
Most people are aware that diabetes can have serious consequences for our health. However, you may be surprised to learn that it can also influence our vision. This is because patients who are diabetic can go on to develop a complication that is known as diabetic retinopathy. Without prompt treatment, diabetic retinopathy can cause permanent vision loss.
Understanding dry eye will help you determine the best treatment option. Dry eye occurs when a person doesn't have enough quality tears to lubricate and nourish the eye. Tears reduce eye infections, wash away foreign matter, and keep the eye’s surface smooth and clear. People with dry eyes either do not produce enough tears or their tears are poor quality.
A high-resolution digital scan of your retina is taken and stored in our database. A picture of the internal nerves and blood vessels lining the back of the eye serves as a more advanced technique for evaluating the health of the eye. Early detection of conditions such as glaucoma, macular degeneration, retinal holes, and tears, among other pathologies, can be evaluated through this imaging test.
Children 19 years of age and under, as well as seniors 65 and over, are covered annually through their Ontario Health Insurance (OHIP) card. Diabetics and patients with certain eye conditions are also covered annually. Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions regarding insurance and payment information.