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How Long Does it Take to Go Blind from Cataracts?

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Cataracts are among the leading causes of vision loss worldwide, affecting millions of people above the age of 40. They are caused by the clouding of the eye’s natural lens, leading to blurry vision, difficulty seeing at night, and other visual disturbances.  While cataracts can be corrected with glasses or contact lenses in the early […]

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Can I Wear Blue Light Glasses All the Time?

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If you’ve been in the market for some new glasses, there’s a decent chance you’ve come across blue light glasses. Maybe you’re even already familiar with these blue light glasses and are reaping the benefits of wearing them. However, you could be wondering if wearing them all the time would be safe and beneficial. Research […]

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What are the Best Vitamins for Dry Eye

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Dry eye syndrome can be a frustrating and uncomfortable condition. Luckily, vitamins can provide a natural solution for those who suffer from dry eyes. Vitamins such as vitamin A, vitamin C, and omega-3 fatty acids, found in foods like oily fish and flaxseeds, have been shown to reduce the inflammation that leads to dry eyes.  […]

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Tips for Dealing With Dry Eyes In Winter

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The winter season brings many joys and winter activities, like skiing, ice skating, or building snowmen. But, the colder temperatures and lower humidity can also cause some discomfort, especially for those with dry eyes. Your optometrist can diagnose it during a routine eye exam. While winter can make dry eyes more likely, we have some […]

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Does CBD Make Your Eyes Red?

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The world of cannabis and its myriad compounds has been the subject of substantial research and discussion in recent years. Among the numerous compounds found in cannabis, cannabidiol, more commonly known as CBD, has gained significant attention for its potential therapeutic benefits for the eyes. A question more people are asking during eye exams today […]

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Can Dry Eye Cause Headaches?

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Experiencing dry eyes and headaches simultaneously is not an uncommon occurrence. However, while these 2 conditions often coexist, there isn’t concrete evidence to suggest that one directly causes the other. Dry eyes and headaches share common triggers, but the presence of one does not necessarily induce the other. Scheduling routine eye exams can help manage […]

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Amblyopia vs. Strabismus: When to Seek Vision Therapy

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What if we told you that your visual eye disorders could be corrected using the help of a virtual reality game? Vision therapy is a non-invasive approach to treating visual impairments in children and adults, such as lazy eye (amblyopia), crossed eyes (strabismus), misalignment, and focusing issues. Generally, it is best to have amblyopia treated […]

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Do Contact Lenses Expire?

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Yes, contact lenses do expire. During a contact lens fitting, you’ll learn that wearing them past expiration can harm your eyes. Even unopened contacts can go bad when it’s past their expiration date.  The expiration date of soft contact lenses is usually around 4 years from the date manufacturers package them, but the exact date […]

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  • OTP
  • OGA
  • Prada
  • Saint Laurent
  • Ray-Ban
  • Starck
  • Silhouette
  • Tom Ford
  • Tiffany
  • Tomato Glasses
  • WEWE

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Our office can be found off of Major MacKenzie Drive West in the same plaza as the Medical Centre and Tim Hortons. The location of our office is 965 Major Mackenzie Dr. West, Units 3 & 4.

Hours of Operation

9:00 AM 6:00 PM
10:00 AM 7:00 PM
9:00 AM 6:00 PM
10:00 AM 7:00 PM
9:00 AM 3:00 PM
10:00 AM 4:00 PM

Our Address

  • 965 Major Mackenzie Dr. West, Units 3 & 4
  • Vaughan, ON L6A 4P8

Contact Information

*Friday by appointment only.

**We are closed on the Saturdays of long weekends and holidays.

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