IT’S TIME TO LOOK AT 
OPTOMETRISTS DIFFERENTLY

What optomestrists can do for Ontario’s health care system is pretty eye-opening

OPTOMETRISTS HELP MANAGE AND PREVENT VISION LOSS FROM CERTAIN CHRONIC EYE DISEASES

1 in 3 Ontarians will have some form of vision-threatening eye disease by age 65, including ones that could be prevented or managed with a comprehensive eye exam by an optometrist
 

TOO MANY ONTARIANS ARE UNAWARE OF THE EYE CARE AVAILABLE TO THEM BY AN OPTOMETRIST

Only 4% of Ontarians would visit an optometrist first for a common eye condition

OPTOMETRISTS ARE TRUSTED AND KNOWLEDGEABLE HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS

Over 92% of Ontarians trust optometrists to give them important information on their eye health
 

AN OPTOMETRIST'S ROLE EXTENDS BEYOND EYE CARE TO EARLY DETECTION OF CERTAIN DISEASES

41% of Ontarians would visit an optometrist more often if they knew optometrists played a role in early detection of certain diseases
 

OPTOMETRISTS PROVIDE THE EYE CARE ONTARIANS NEED, WHEN THEY NEED IT, CLOSE TO HOME

90% of optometrists can provide same-day appointments 2,000+ optometrists are available to provide primary care to patients in over 200 communities in Ontario
 
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