Archive for Author: admin

Tips for the computer!

We were invited by Axiom Zen|Zen Hub to provide a talk about visual hygiene. Their employees spend a lot of time on the computer and we shared some helpful tips. Here are some of them! 1. 20/20/20 rule (Every 20 mins, look away at 20ft away for 20...

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What’s the best type of contact lens for me? Part 2

Thank you for reading part one.  If you have had a chance, please read part 1 first. Here is part two and I’ll just dive right into it. Orthokeratology – This is one of the hottest contact lenses in the market.  Studies have shown that this can help...

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18 Jun 2015

Goodbye Stye!

Just the other day, I had a patient who was referred to me from a family doctor nearby with a “hordeolum”, often also referred to as a “stye”.  A stye is a bump on the eyelid caused by a bacterial infection of the glands at the base of...

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06 May 2015

SmokeXMirrors Promotion

We’re now carrying SmokexMirrors!! Designed in New York, and handcrafted in France, SmokexMirrors uses the highest quality materials and most innovative techniques. The current line is inspired by 60’s and 70’s rock music, taking on a classic cool look with a futuristic approach. It has gained popularity among some...

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Where will all the BC Doctors of Optometry go this weekend?

It’s this time of year again.  Most likely your Doctor of Optometry will be attending the BC Doctors of Optometry 2015 Annual Conference from February 28th, 2015 to March 2nd, 2015 at the Westin Bayshore.  It’s an important opportunity for professional development and networking.  There will be 28 courses...

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Recap: Today’s Parent Eye Health Report

There is a very good article in the October 2014 issue of “Today’s Parent” that includes an informative Eye Health Report section.  For those of you who haven’t come across it, it includes interesting cases, facts, and statistics.  Here are some highlights for those who missed it.   1 in...

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