Happy 2021!

January 6, 2021

Goodbye 2020 and hello 2021! It’s a new year and we all can gladly agree that we need a change stat. Now that we have an amazing year ahead, let’s add to the good vibes with an incredible promotion. Our winter promotion includes two amazing deals that you don’t want to sleep on. Before you…

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Covid-19 Update: We Are Open!

December 30, 2020

To all our amazing patients at Merivale Vision Care, Wellington Vision Care and Ottawa Vision Therapy, As of December 26, we are pleased to inform you that we will remain open during the current lockdown. As regulated health professionals, we are committed to providing our community with safe and accessible eye care. There will be…

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Skiing In A Winter Wonderland

December 23, 2020

Sleigh bells ring, are you listening? In the lane, snow is glistening! We may not have a white Christmas this year but living in Ottawa definitely means a lot of snow is coming our way. What better way to enjoy the winter season than skiing and snowboarding? Take a break from your work-from-home setup and enjoy the outdoors! Zeal Optics Did…

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Holiday Gift Guide Part 3

December 9, 2020

Welcome back to the third and final installment of our Shop Local series and our Holiday Gift Guide! We hope you’ve found the perfect items and treats for your loved ones (and yourself, shhh we won’t tell)! If not, here are some more amazing options for your holiday prep. But first, some housekeeping. This is…

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Holiday Gift Guide Part 2

December 2, 2020

Hi There! We are so excited to see you back for part two of our Shop Local series and Holiday Gift Guide. Get ready for more amazing ideas to help you prep for the holidays, all while seeing your best! We are in December, can you believe it?! The time is nigh to get those…

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Holiday Gift Guide Part 1

November 25, 2020

Hi Friends and welcome back! Today we are so excited to share with you the kick start of our Shop Local series, and to introduce you to our very own Merivale Vision Care Holiday Gift Guide! We want to bring holiday cheer while supporting our wonderful local business friends during this exemplary time. Grab a…

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Introducing the Levi’s Eyewear Collection

November 10, 2020

New-in Alert! We are so excited to share with you that the new and never seen before Levi’s eyewear collection as landed at our optical boutique here at Merivale Vision Care! We are beyond ready to style our patients with these new, wonderful frames. The Levi’s aesthetic is recognized around the world, and has its…

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Fill the Foyer Food Drive in Support of the Ottawa Food Bank

November 4, 2020

We have all been overwhelmed with Covid-19 this year, and it’s hard-hitting effects. For many of our fellow Ottawa citizens, things are harder than they have ever been before. We want to spread some good and help those in need in our community, especially with the upcoming holiday season, by doing what we can to…

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Feeling Foggy? 4 Ways to Combat our (Un)Fave 2020 Problem: Foggy Lenses

October 28, 2020

Are you feeling super foggy these days? I mean literally foggy? One of the un-fun side effects of this less than ideal year we call 2020 is the constant nuisance of having the lenses in our glasses fog up whenever we don a mask. We have 4 options to help you combat this problem and…

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See Clearly this Halloween with your Second Pair

October 21, 2020

Hi Friends! If you’re coming to see us for some new glasses listen up. We have an amazing second pair offer happening at the moment. When you purchase your new glasses, you can choose a second pair from our curated selection of frames and receive your second pair at $200 flat for progressives (frame, lenses…

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Timeless Luxury: The Cartier Collection

October 14, 2020

Hello, all! Welcome back to another post! We are so excited to share with you that here at Wellington Vision Care, we are the only optical boutique in the city of Ottawa to carry the Cartier eyeglass and sunglass collection. We are so proud to introduce this stunning, luxurious collection, and we can’t wait to…

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World Sight Day!

October 7, 2020

Did you know that almost 300 million people in the world live with either low vision or blindness?

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Let’s Shop!

September 23, 2020

Welcome back to the blog, friends! This week we are taking a little break from the heaviness of these extraordinary times to focus on something extremely important: shopping! We have received some gorgeous new fall collections, so we just had to share. With the arrival of fall comes the inspiration to add something new to…

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Back-Packing Party for the Boys and Girls Club of Ottawa

September 16, 2020

Hot on the trail of our last post, this one comes to you today short and sweet. We wanted to share our time at the Boys and Girls Club of Ottawa (BCGO) this past weekend with you so you could see our back-pack filling party! Volunteers from our team got together over the weekend to…

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Guess How Much We Raised for BGCO!

September 9, 2020

Here at MVC and our sister location Wellington Vision Care, we are so proud to share that we support The Boys and Girls Club of Ottawa (BGOC). Did you know that the Boys and Girls Club of Ottawa has more than 100,000 visits per year, and has been helping at-risk youth and children across Ottawa…

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Eye See… Eye Learn

August 26, 2020

Hi Friends! Back to school is just around the corner, so it’s a great time to think about your child’s eye health so they can see their best while learning and playing hard. At Merivale Vision Care, we participate in an awesome – and important – program for eyeglasses for your child. The program is…

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MiYOSMART Lenses and Myopia Control

August 19, 2020

Hi Friends, welcome back to another segment with Merivale Vision Care. We are so proud to share that we can now prescribe, fit, and dispense the new MiYOSMART Lenses from Hoya Vision. The MiYOSMART lens product is designed particularly for managing near-sightedness (or myopia) in children and can help prevent the progression of myopia over…

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Got A Twitch?

August 12, 2020

Have you ever experienced an annoying eyelid twitch that won’t go away? To make matters worse, have you ever noticed that the twitch always appears at the most inconvenient times? Luckily, eyelid twitches are typically not an emergency and will resolve on its own. The eyelid muscle fibres are one of the fastest working muscles…

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The Boys and Girls Club of Ottawa Has Our Support!

July 28, 2020

In case you missed it, for the months of July and August, we have made it our mission to raise funds for The Boys and Girls Club of Ottawa. How are we doing it at MVC and WVC? For every single purchase of eyewear, we will donate $10 from each pair sold!  We reached out to The Boys and Girls…

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It’s Time To Give Back – MVC Style!

July 14, 2020

It’s been so nice to see all our favourite faces at both MVC and WVC even if it’s with social distancing. Now that we have gotten back into the swings of things, we are ready to do what we love – give back to the community!  For the month of July and August, for every pair of glasses…

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