Capital Rainbow Refuge

June 9, 2021

Here at MVC we are still going strong with our month-long Pride celebration and matching rainbow decor. We are so pleased to share that in honour of Pride Month we will be donating $4 from every eye exam for the whole of June to Capital Rainbow Refuge, a wonderful local organization that supports the LGTBQ…

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Celebrating Pride Month at MVC

June 2, 2021

If you’ve popped by our office early this week, you might have noticed that there is an explosion of rainbows decorating our space. Rainbows are everywhere because at Merivale Vision Care we have got a whole ton of PRIDE and we are not afraid to show it! We are so excited to kick off our…

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The Winds of Change are A-Blowin’!

May 26, 2021

Hi Friends, we hope you are all well today. We are so excited to share that there are some exciting changes coming up here at Merivale Vision Care. We are very grateful for the fact that despite these extraordinary circumstances during the COVID-19 pandemic, our wonderful team and the scope of what we do is…

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Virtual Asian Heritage Month 2021

May 19, 2021

Here at MVC we love learning about all sorts of things, including how people from all walks of life celebrate their culture. We also strongly believe in safety and equity for everyone. In honour of Asian Heritage Month this May, we would like to share two very important and informative resources from the Asian community.…

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Honouring All Women with Dress for Success Ottawa

May 3, 2021

Hi Friends, so nice to see you! Thanks for spending some time with us today. Here at Merivale Vision Care we are always looking for ways to support and honour women from all walks of life. We are so proud to share that we will be supporting Dress for Success Ottawa this week as it…

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That New-New Missoni

April 28, 2021

The tulips are coming up, the grass is becoming greener and buds are blooming on the trees as we speak. Spring has truly sprung here in Ottawa, and all of these new bold colours have us here at Merivale Vision Care craving some bold and colourful eyewear to match. Has the craving hit you too?…

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P for Progressives

April 14, 2021

When we reach a certain number of candles on our birthday cakes, something magical happens with regards to our eyesight. Suddenly we realize small print isn’t as sharp as it should be; as we’re used to. We compensate by holding our books and phones a little further away from our eyes and for a time…

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When Daffodils Bloom, Hope Grows

April 7, 2021

Hello all and welcome back, it’s so nice to see you here. We are extremely proud to share with you that Merivale Vision Care supports the Daffodil Campaign and the Canadian Cancer Society. This year has deeply affected so many, and the Canadian Cancer Society is no exception. In order to keep everyone safe in…

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Throw Some Shades On

March 31, 2021

Hello Sunshine! Protecting your eyes from the sun’s harmful UV rays is always important. Did you know you can protect your eyes, see your best, and look fabulous with prescription sunglasses? While it is no secret to us here at Merivale Vision Care, we are always surprised at how many of our lovely patients did…

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Feeling Sporty with Under Armour Eyewear

March 17, 2021

First Dior, then Chloe, now Under Armour! I hope you can keep up with all of the new collections landing in our optical boutique here at Merivale Vision Care. We are very excited to share that the new Under Armour eyeglass collection has arrived, and if you like a sporty look these frames are for…

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International Women’s Day 2021

March 10, 2021

Hello all and welcome back! Celebrating International Women’s Day is hugely important to us here at Merivale Vision Care. If you are a long-standing part of the MVC family, you will know that this day is near and dear to our hearts because we celebrate it every single year. If you are new here (welcome,…

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Modern Vintage Fab: Hello Chloe!

February 24, 2021

Hi Friends! The newness just does not stop around here at Merivale Vision Care! Last week, we were so excited to share all about the drop on the newest Dior frames. This week the new Chloe ladies’ collection has landed in our optical boutique and it is beyond gorgeous! If modern elegance with a subtle…

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The New, Iconic DIOR Eyewear Collection

February 17, 2021

We are so excited to share with you the new Dior eyewear collection that has landed here in our optical boutique at Merivale Vision Care. After an over 20-year partnership with Safilo, the Dior eyewear collection is kindly changing hands over to a partnership between LVMH and Marcolin via our eyewear partner Thelios. Let us…

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February is Heart Month!

February 10, 2021

Hello friends and welcome back! The teams here at Merivale Vision Care, Wellington Vision Care and Ottawa Vision Therapy are so excited to share that during this chilly month of February we are celebrating Heart Month in order to support our wonderful friends at The Ottawa Heart Institute! We celebrate Heart Month annually, and in…

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Our New Year Sale is Still On!

February 3, 2021

Hi Friends! How are you all doing, staying this extraordinary course in history? For many of us we are in the deep when it comes to working from home on our computers and spending an increased amount of time in front of screens to pass the time while we wait for things to come back…

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January is National Glaucoma Awareness Month

January 20, 2021

Hi friends! Welcome back to the Merivale Vision Care blog, it’s so nice to meet with you again! Here at MVC we know that given our current circumstances in the world, health is top of mind for many people. We support and celebrate ocular health by highlighting that January is National Glaucoma Awareness Month, where…

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Our Optician is Famous!

January 13, 2021

To all our Centerpointe and Briaregreen neighbours, Have you received your Neighbours Magazine yet? Our amazing optician and resident blogger extraordinaire, Tracey Lee, is on the cover! Tracey, her husband Corey, and her adorable kids Eilan and Brandon have been featured in this month’s local magazine. In the magazine, you will find an amazing and…

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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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