We are re-opening, with changes!

Dear eyeDOCS Patients, We are thrilled to announce that we are once again allowed to provide the complete high-quality service that our communities have come to expect from eyeDOCs and Ottawa Optometric over the past 50 plus years. We are slowly re-opening all our clinics and are now scheduling appointments for both routine and urgent …Read article >

2017 Solar Eclipse

On August 21, 2017 all of North America will be able to experience a solar eclipse. Some areas of the United States will be able to experience a total solar eclipse. In Ottawa, we will be able to experience a partial solar eclipse starting at 1:17pm and ending at 3:48pm. The maximum will be at …Read article >

This Winter Manage Your Dry Eyes

The winter months can be very difficult for those who suffer from dry eyes. The reduced moisture in our heated indoor air tends to interfere with our natural ability to keep the surface of our eyes lubricated. Although severe dry eye disease requires medical attention and treatment, there are several basic tips that can help …Read article >

The Silent Thief of Sight

Glaucoma is the second most common cause of vision loss in seniors in Canada. More than 250,000 Canadians have chronic open-angle glaucoma, the most common form of the disease. Glaucoma is a condition that causes damage to your eye’s optic nerve and can get worse over time if not treated. It is characterized by the slow …Read article >