Gift Guide 2022 Part 2

November 23, 2022

Welcome back to part two of our Merivale Vision Care Holiday Gift Guide! Cozy up with a hot mug of cider and get those cards ready to do some serious shopping. Keep reading for more great ideas to help you prep for the holidays all while seeing your absolute best.  The first snowfall has officially…

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Black Friday Sale!

November 16, 2022

Merivale Vision Care here, coming in at you faster than a determined shopper heading for the very last sought-after toy during the Black Friday sales. We are so excited to share that we are having a super hot Black Friday event coming up next week. Need a second set of progressives, no problem! Need reading…

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Gift Guide 2022 Part 1

November 14, 2022

It’s here, the most wonderful time of year! Tis the season to kick off the Merivale Vision Care annual Gift Guide series for 2022. Time to raise holiday cheer while supporting our wonderful local business friends and get prepped for the holiday season in style. Grab your glasses, brew up your favourite holiday beverage and…

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Vision Loss Around the World

October 26, 2022

On Thursday October 13th we celebrated World Sight Day to help close the gap between access to eye care and the best eyesight possible, for everyone everywhere. The celebrating did not end on the 13th though, we have been celebrating all month long! We are donating $4 from every eye exam for the entire month…

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All about the International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPB)

October 19, 2022

On Thursday October 13th we celebrated World Sight Day to help close the gap between access to eye care and the best eyesight possible, for everyone everywhere. We are not limiting the celebration to just the 13th though, we are celebrating all month long! We are donating $4 from every eye exam for the entire…

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Love Your Eyes and Celebrate World Sight Day with Merivale Vision Care

October 12, 2022

Did you know that on our planet over one billion people cannot see well, simply because they do not have access to glasses and other eye care services? How staggering is that number? There are 43 million people in the world who are blind and 295 million people who have moderate or severe visual impairment.…

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Super Cool Lens Treatments to Level-Up Your Vision

September 28, 2022

We are huge fans of Nikon’s SeeCoat™ Next Bright lens treatment option. SeeCoat™ Next Bright is a truly innovative coating that enhances colour transmission, especially in low-light situations. The amount of colour transmission through the SeeCoat™ Next Bright coating changes with the amount of light exposure you are experiencing. In dim light, the eye’s ability…

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‘Tis the Season to Fall for IRPL and Say Bye to Dry Eyes!

September 21, 2022

We are midway through September, and there is a crisp, drier change to the air. Despite the seasonal changes, you may have been struggling with dry eyes, especially if you spend lots of time working in front of a computer or spend lots of time outdoors. Dry Eye Disease develops when your natural tears can’t…

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Boys and Girls Club of Ottawa Round Up for 2022

September 7, 2022

Our initiative this summer to help The Boys and Girls Club of Ottawa prepare local kids in need for the 2022-2023 school year was a total success! During the months of July and August, we donated $10 from each pair of glasses sold to the Boys and Girls Club of Ottawa (BCGO) to outfit students…

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A Sneak Peek into the Backpacks for the Boys and Girls Club of Ottawa

August 31, 2022

The Merivale Vision Care team is so proud to share that during July and August we are donating $10 from each pair of glasses purchased to the Boys and Girls Club of Ottawa (BCGO). This year our donation will help to provide 300 youth in need who will attend grades 7 through 12 with backpacks…

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The Vault at Wellington Vision Care

August 17, 2022

One of our favorite things to do at Merivale Vision Care is lifted others up, especially local women in business, so we are here to sing our praises from the rooftop for the grand opening of The Vault at our sister optometric clinic, Wellington Vision Care. If you have a passion for high quality, high…

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The Hottest Back to School Promo in Town!

August 3, 2022

The Merivale Vision Care team has you covered when it comes to back-to-school prep. For so many people, eye exams and new glasses are at the top of that list, because people need to see well to learn their best. We are about to let you in on a hot secret: for the whole month…

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Dry Eye Gadgets and Gizmos: Eye-light® and LLLT

July 27, 2022

Good day, Merivale Vision Care friends! Thank you for coming back to tune into our third blog installment all about our amazing, high-tech, innovative, and effective Dry Eye treatment gadgets and gizmos. Today we will be learning all about our cool Innova gadget called Eye-light® and LLLT, otherwise known as Low-Level Light Therapy, and how…

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We’re back with the Boys and Girls Club of Ottawa 

July 20, 2022

Even though the summer sun is still blazing, barbeques are still sizzling, and camps are in full swing, prepping for back to school isn’t far from popping up on everyone’s to-do list. For some children and youth in Ottawa, preparing for back to school isn’t as easy as just popping out to grab all the…

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Hot Promo Summer

July 13, 2022

When you look around it’s easy to see that summer is surely upon us. Sunny hot days, swims at the beach, barbeques, cottage time, and fresh slices of watermelon are everywhere to hallmark the arrival of the new summer season. Coming in hot with summer’s arrival is our new promo and it’s perfect for sunny…

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Cataract Awareness: You have the Power!

June 29, 2022

Did you know that June is Cataract Awareness Month? What a great time to shed light on this ocular condition and provide education going forward all year round to people about what a cataract is, as well as cataract risk factors, symptoms, and cataract surgery. Cataracts are one of the leading causes of blindness worldwide,…

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Show your Dry Eyes some Love with these Lotions and Potions

June 23, 2022

If dry eyes are getting you down, then it’s time to turn that frown upside down. We have the solution for you! Alongside Dry Eye treatments in the office, we also offer other products that can help give you dry eye relief at home. Read on for our love list of favourite eye care lotions…

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June 2022 Covid Protocol & Mask Update

June 21, 2022

June 11, 2022 marked our most recent change in Covid protocol, as medical clinics are no longer covered under the Provincial mask mandate.  We remain committed to providing access to eye care and our Doctors at Merivale Vision Care, Wellington Vision Care, and Ottawa Vision Therapy have elected to continue wearing masks.  Patients and staff…

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Celebrate Pride Month and the Ten Oaks Project     

June 15, 2022

Happy June, MVC fam! We are so proud to share that we are celebrating Pride Month all through June, and when you pop into the clinic you won’t miss our fabulous Pride décor. We have turned our rainbow colours up all around the office with multi-coloured bunting and rainbows galore. While splashy decorations sure help…

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Celebrate Spring with Stella McCartney Eyewear

May 25, 2022

Our optical boutique is simply buzzing with newness right now! We are so pleased to share that we have expanded our gorgeous collection of Stella McCartney eyeglasses and sunglasses frames. They are super-fresh for spring but timeless enough to last the test of time. The Stella McCartney eyewear collection aligns with a modern, feminine, and…

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