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Dr. Tung’s tips for the computer!


Dr. Tung was invited by Axiom Zen|Zen Hub to provide a talk about visual hygiene. Their employees spend a lot of time on the computer and Dr. Tung shared some helpful tips. Here are some of them! 1. 20/20/20 rule (Every 20 mins, look away at 20ft away for 20 mins) This will help relax […]



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Where was Dr. Sherman Tung?


Dr. Tung’s Mini Business Adventure Some of you are wondering, where is Dr. Tung? Why can’t I book an appointment with him? Well, here is an update of what’s going on. New York Dr. Tung and the staff travelled to New York to explore new frames and technology for our patients. More details to come! […]



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Dr. Sherman Tung – Road to Becoming an Optometrist


One of the great things about our office is that we have very passionate volunteers that would like to pursue the career as an optometrist.  The most common question I hear is “Dr. Tung, why did you want to become an optometrist?”. They always expect a childhood story of my first pair of glasses but […]



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Dr. Chang-Road to Becoming an Optometrist


This weekend, most of BC’s optometrists will be headed to the annual BC Association of Optometry conference.  We go to catch up with our colleagues from across the province, attend lectures to learn about the newest treatments and procedures in our field, and check out the latest technology that we can add to our practice.  […]



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Back to school health check list!


It’s that time of year again… back to school!  Here is a handy health checklist for parents of young children preparing for the start of the next school year. 1.  Immunizations are all up to date to protect your children from preventable diseases. 2. General annual physical exam to ensure potential health problems are detected […]



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Free Transitions Upgrade this Weekend!


This weekend, we are celebrating Carnival Days in Kerrisdale on Saturday April 25th! The event kicks off with the Little League Parade at 10 AM followed by horse and carriage rides, face painting, live, music, balloons, and a sidewalk sale.  Avenue Eyecare will be offering FREE TRANSITIONS UPGRADE to all those purchasing new lenses with […]



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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 where your doctor will brush up […]



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Please Vote for us for “Best Eyewear”!


Dear Patients and Readers, Thank you for a great 2014!  The Westender has opened up their online polls for their annual “Reader’s Choice” issue.  If you have been through our doors in the past and have enjoyed our services, we would appreciate your votes! We are looking for votes  in the category of “Best Eyewear” […]



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Our Holiday Message…


To our Patients and Readers, Thank you for another great year.  We have really enjoyed getting to know you, your family, and friends.  It means a lot to us to know that you trust us to take care of not only your eyes, but those you care about.  There have been some exciting changes this […]



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How do optometrists work with CNIB?


We recently received a thank you card from CNIB for our charitable donation that was given with our ALS ice bucket challenge facebook campaign and people have asked about how doctors of optometry work with this organization. The Canadian National Institute for the Blind provides rehabilitation and support for those with low vision.  I remember […]



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