Signs of Glaucoma, optometrist, NB

Provincial Regulations Include Glaucoma

Provincial regulations amended to expanded scope of practice for optometrists to include Glaucoma. Glaucoma is a group of eye conditions that damage the optic nerve, the health of which is vital for good vision. The damage is frequently a result of unusually high pressure inside the eye. Glaucoma is among the leading root or source […]

Newfoundland Eye Doctors NLAO

Good Vision Is About Making Good Choices

Your best choice is to see your doctor of optometry for a routine eye exam to ensure good vision and eye health. Early diagnosis and treatment are keys to preventing vision loss. Don’t assume that red eyes, pain or unusual visual symptoms will go away on their own. You can never be sure: some eye diseases only […]

Not all sunglasses are equal

Whether it’s summer or winter, picking up your favourite pair of shades in order to enjoy the great outdoors is a great way to protect your eyes and show your personal style. While you can express yourself with fashionable frames, the most important thing to consider when purchasing your lenses is UV protection. It’s tempting […]

Your Eyes And Diabetes

Over the course of the next nine years, 6.4 million Canadians will be diagnosed with type 1 or type 2 diabetes. What’s more, one third of Canadians today already have diabetes or prediabetes and many don’t know it. A comprehensive eye exam conducted by an eye doctor can not only lead to early detection of […]