Celebrating Asian Heritage Month 2022

May 18, 2022

The Merivale Vision Care family strongly believes in equity for everyone, and we love learning how people from all walks of life celebrate their culture. Asian Heritage Month is all May long, and to celebrate we would like to shine the light on important and informative resources and businesses from the Asian community. The Chinese…

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Honouring Women in May with Dress for Success Ottawa

May 2, 2022

Here at Merivale Vision Care supporting and honouring women from all walks of life is of massive importance to us, and we are so proud to share that we will be supporting Dress for Success Ottawa for the whole month of May in honour of Mother’s Day. When you visit us, please bring your gently…

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New In for Spring – Gucci Salted Caramel Dreams

April 27, 2022

One of the hottest colourways for spring is salted caramel, and our gorgeous new Gucci arrivals speak to that colour in the sweetest way! These styles are so hot they’ll melt your ice cream when you look at it through your frames. Embellished with gold, and in shades of pearly cream, caramel striations, warm amber,…

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Our Dry Eye Treatment Unsung Hero: The BRUDER Moist Heat Eye Compress

April 20, 2022

If you’ve hung out with us for a while, you’ll have read all about our amazing new Dry Eye treatment services, and the cool gadgets and gizmos we have in office to help relieve those desert-like eyeballs. Sometimes it’s not the big fancy equipment that should get all the accolades though, sometimes it’s the frequently…

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Support the Canadian Cancer Society with Us and Help Hope Bloom

April 13, 2022

One of our core values here at Merivale Vision Care is giving back to our community and helping others in need. We are extremely proud to share with you that will be supporting the Daffodil Campaign and the Canadian Cancer Society (CCS) again this April, just like last year. CCS puts it so well: the…

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Two Lenses a Day Keeps Eye Woes Away

March 30, 2022

There are so many reasons to wear, and love, contact lenses: to change your look, to wear for sports, for a wider field of view when you have a unique or strong prescription requirement, and for those times you just want to go glasses-free. When it comes to choosing the right wear schedule for your…

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Spring Forward with our Spring Spectacular Event

March 23, 2022

That feeling is in the air, you know the one. The sun is getting stronger, the air feels fresher, the snow is melting. Spring has sprung and with it comes that new energy after a long cold winter. When spring comes around we like to think about freshening up our eyewear for the new season,…

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Let’s Celebrate International Women’s Day Together!

March 7, 2022

March is here and with it comes one of our absolute favourite days of the year, International Women’s Day! At Merivale Vision Care, International Women’s Day is super important to us. We celebrate it in a major way every single year without a doubt. As a women-led small local business, we feel it is absolutely…

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Taking Local to the Next Level with Our Exclusive EyeSeeYOW Eyewear Collection

February 23, 2022

If you’re anything like us, you’re passionate about all things local. Here at Merivale Vision Care we absolutely love to support local whether it be fashion boutiques, restaurants, or any other business in our area. We love knowing that small local businesses are getting support and are serving our community well. We also love to…

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Say Goodbye to Itchy Eyes with New ACUVUE® Theravision® Contact Lenses

February 16, 2022

Howdy friends! There is a new brand of contact lenses in town, the ACUVUE® Theravision® contact lenses, and we are one of the first clinics in Ottawa to offer them to you. We are so proud to offer the latest technologies and hottest products when it comes to your contact lenses and eye care needs.…

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Let’s Spread Some Love this February with Heart Month!

February 9, 2022

The Merivale Vision Care, Wellington Vision Care and Ottawa Vision Therapy teams are so excited to share that we are celebrating Heart Month all February long to support the amazing team at The Ottawa Heart Institute! We celebrate Heart Month annually, and in doing so we hope to bring awareness to cardiovascular health and all…

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Spend Time Outside with Smith Optics

January 26, 2022

The new product party continues over here at Merivale Vision Care, and one of the most exciting things to land in our optical boutique (besides new Stella McCartney, Swarovski, and Tom Ford frames) is the expansion of our Smith Optics sunglass collection. If you are an everyday get-outside-for-some-fresh-air person, or a you-can-find-me-on-the-slopes-24/7 person, Smith has…

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Crystals, Colour, New Styles, Oh My!

January 20, 2022

We’re not sure how you all are feeling these days, but with all that snow out there, we’re not seeing much colour out the window. We are craving something brighter, new, and exciting for the new year. Without further adieu, let us share with you some amazing new frames that just dropped in our optical…

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New Promos for You, for 2022!

January 12, 2022

Hello everybody and welcome back after what we hope has been a restorative holiday season for you! Has 2022 got you feeling ready to tackle your to-do list? How about getting your eye exam booked with your Doctor of Optometry, and finally treating yourself to some brand-new updated glasses? Sounds great right? We can’t wait…

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Covid Safety Protocol January 2022

January 6, 2022

Once again, Covid season is upon us. Our health care system is already challenged & we are as committed to providing access to eye care as we have been this entire pandemic. We will continue to monitor, follow & implement provincial & college guidelines for any changes specific to optometry. In response to the Omicron…

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Tis’ The Season at MVC!

December 22, 2021

The joyous spirit of the holiday season is upon us and no matter how you celebrate we truly hope that it brings you and your loved ones the deepest sense of joy. After pivoting many times and cancelling many things due to the global pandemic, we at Merivale Vision Care made the decision to bring…

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Holiday Gift Guide Part 3

December 15, 2021

Hello and welcome back to the third and final installment of our Merivale Vision Care Holiday Gift Guide! If you’re still working on your holiday prep, it’s all good, we’ve got you covered. Grab a hot chocolate, drop a candy cane in, then read on for some amazing treat-based options for you and your loved…

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Holiday Gift Guide Part 2

December 8, 2021

Hi There! Welcome back for part two of our Merivale Vision Care Holiday Gift Guide! Get those debit cards all warmed up and ready to tap because we have more amazing ideas to help you prep for the holidays, all while seeing your best! December has arrived, and so has winter (if you couldn’t tell)!…

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Update for OHIP Patients

November 29, 2021

The press release on Monday November 22 has led to us receiving numerous questions from our patients about the status of the Ontario job action and OHIP appointments. We have compiled this list of the most frequently asked ones and we invite you to read through. Is the Ontario Optometrist OHIP job action over?  As…

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Holiday Gift Guide Part 1

November 24, 2021

Hi Friends and welcome back! Today we’re very excited to share with you the kick start of our 2021 Merivale Vision Care Holiday Gift Guide. We are so ready to bring on the holiday cheer all while supporting our wonderful local business friends, and this year we can truly shop in person which feels wonderful!…

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