Skip to main content
Find a Doctor
Eye Health Library
Eye See...Eye Learn
What is an optometrist?
Eye health library
Eye See... Eye Learn
Join: Practicing optometrists
Join: new graduates
Symposium & InfoMart archive
OAO news and stories
In the news
Public Outreach Campaigns
Submit an ad
Fall prevention - How an optometrist can help your child
When a child falls or hurts themselves on the playground we tend to point the finger at clumsiness or a simple accident. But what if these injuries were caused by something else?
The not-so-secret weapon of diabetes management
There’s no denying physicians and dietitians play critical roles in caring for people living with diabetes. But there’s a not-so-secret weapon patients often overlook - their optometrist.
Diabetes and the eyes
Diabetes can seriously affect your eyes, causing temporary or permanent vision loss. That is why annual eye exams are critical for people living with diabetes, and are covered by OHIP regardless of age.
Glaucoma is a chronic progressive eye disease characterized by a degeneration of the optic nerve. This can lead to serious vision loss if not detected and treated early.
Age-related macular degeneration
This article examines age-related macular degeneration (AMD): it cause, effects and treatments.
Make-up and cosmetics
Health issues affecting the eyes