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

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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The Vault at Wellington Vision Care

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

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 

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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Cataract Awareness: You have the Power!

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

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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New In for Spring – Gucci Salted Caramel Dreams

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

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

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

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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