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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Celebrate Pride Month and the Ten Oaks Project     

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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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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Spring Forward with our Spring Spectacular Event

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 Spread Some Love this February with Heart Month!

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

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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New Promos for You, for 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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Holiday Gift Guide Part 3

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

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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