Systemic Medications that have Ocular Side Effects

Have you ever wondered if the medication you are taking has ocular side effects? There are many medications which can have major side effects on the body, but rarely do you hear about the side effects on the eyes. Here are some medications that have adverse effects on the eyes. Continue Reading →

October is Children’s Vision Month!

Children’s Vision Month occurs every October to raise awareness about how a child’s vision affects their learning. Our Optometrists recommend a child’s first eye exam to be at the age of 6 months. Don’t worry, a child’s eye exam at that age is nothing like an adult’s eye exam. We understand infants can’t read and communicate the way an adult does. Exams at that age are very objective.

Did you know Alberta Health Care covers annual eye exams for children 18 years of age and younger? Continue Reading →