Category Archives: Optometrist Oakville

Oakville’s Eye Doctors Share Tips!

Our Oakville Eye Doctors love serving the community of Oakville, Burlington and surrounding areas including Milton. Located at Old Bronte and Dundas St, it’s an ideal location for young families looking for an eye care centre offering friendly service in an exceptional eye care centre. It’s a one stop shop for patients, as we also offer an great optical shop offering the latest eyeglass designs. Whether visiting for a routine exam or for a contact fitting or just to browse, our Eye Doctor’s always welcome your visit.

Read on for tips from the Optometrists at Envision Eye Care Oakville!

Children and Screen Time: Are Screens Bad for their Eyes?

Screen Time on Eyes - Kids Electronics

Use of screens and digital media among children has dramatically increased over the past several years. Further, usage of electronic devices like iPods and mobile phones has been starting earlier in childhood, prompting many studies investigating health implications. From the possible damage to their eyes to the effect on a child’s attention span and physical … Continue reading Children and Screen Time: Are Screens Bad for their Eyes?

Top 10 Things to See in Oakville this Summer (A Feast for the Eyes!)              

See the Sights of Oakville Ontario

Summer is a fun time of year no matter where you are in the world. But in Canada, summer is when everything seems to come alive! And with the kids out of school you’re probably looking for things to do with them around town. So, we’ve put together this list of top sights to see … Continue reading Top 10 Things to See in Oakville this Summer (A Feast for the Eyes!)              

I’m Looking for an Eye Doctor Near Me — What Else Should I Consider in an Optometrist?

Eye Doctor Near Me Oakville Burlington Milton Ontario

You want quality services near you, and finding a great optometrist nearby to take care of the eye care needs of you and your family is no exception. If you live in Oakville or the surrounding area and are looking for an eye doctor, it’s important to choose one who’s a good fit for your … Continue reading I’m Looking for an Eye Doctor Near Me — What Else Should I Consider in an Optometrist?

Do Optical Shops Have Optometrists?

Eyewear - Optical Centre Oakville Ontario

Many provinces in Canada make it mandatory that only certain types of professionals be allowed to sell eyeglasses and contact lenses in optical centres.  The list of permitted professionals typically includes opticians, optometrists, ophthalmologists, and/or staff under their supervision. For this reason, not all optical centres have optometrists and you’re left needing to figure out … Continue reading Do Optical Shops Have Optometrists?

I Prefer a Female Eye Doctor

Female Eye Doctor Optometrists Oakville Burlington

Don’t feel silly or sheepish if you simply prefer a female eye doctor.  In fact, you’re not alone. Kids often prefer the softer voice of a female, women often feel more comfortable speaking with another woman, and men may appreciate the approach of their female eye care professional. Studies consistently show children have a clear … Continue reading I Prefer a Female Eye Doctor