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On April 8, the province of Ontario entered another state of emergency and issued a stay-at-home order to control the spread of COVID19. At this time, optometrists and other regulated health professionals have been allowed to stay open.
Our office is open by appointment only and we are following strict Ministry of Health guidelines to insure the safety of our patients, staff, doctors and community.”

Please view our list of COVID-19 procedures HERE.

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Protecting Your Eyes

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  • Nearly half of traumatic eye injuries relate to ball sports
  • 45% of these occur in children under the age of 14
  • 90% of these are preventable

Polycarbonate is a lens material that is widely used for shatter-and-impact resistant lenses, and when combined with sturdy frame materials, makes for formidable eye protection.

There are hazards of sunlight and bright light that are harder to understand; namely, ultraviolet rays (UV) and Glare (extreme brightness). Protecting your eyes from these distracting, even dangerous elements is equally important to eye protection.