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Unionville Optometry Office in Markham Ontario
04 Feb

FAQs About Essilor Crizal Lenses

In this Crizal Lenses FAQ article, our eye care professionals at Unionville Optometry in Markham Ontario answer a number of frequently asked questions about Crizal lenses. Crizal by Essilor has become a worldwide industry leader in anti-reflective coatings. In fact, Essilor Crizal lenses have become the...

01 Mar

Part 3 – Environmental Causes of Dry Eyes

This third and final post is a continuation of previous posts on the causes of dry eyes, which can occur in as many as 50% of the population. In Dry Eyes - Part 1 our Markham optometrists discussed dry eye symptoms including inflammation of the cornea and/or conjunctiva,...

31 Aug

Part 1 – Why Do Dry Eyes Occur?

Why do I have dry eyes? This is a very common question asked by many who suffer from dry eye pain. You are not alone – up to 50% of adults experience regular dry eyes regularly; making this one of the most common reasons for a...

16 Aug

Hottest Eyewear Trends for 2019

Wondering what are the top eyewear trends for 2019? Unionville Optometry has over 40 different eyeglass frame collections to choose from, many updated weekly to stay on top of the latest and hottest prescription eyewear trends. The current non-prescription and prescription eyewear trends for 2019 include: ...

05 Aug

Benefits of Crizal Lenses for Computer Users

One of the benefits of Crizal lenses is that they help limit our exposure to detrimental light sources. Long term exposure to blue-violet light can cause premature eye aging. Computers, tablets, and phones emit this spectrum of blue-violet light. Crizal lenses benefit computer users by implementing...

30 Jan

What Does Farsighted Mean and Other FAQ’s

A common question we get asked often is "What does farsighted mean?" Farsightedness (hyperopia) is a condition whereby you can see at a distance but have trouble viewing things clearly that are close to you. Does this sound like you? In this Unionville blog post about...

11 Jan

Best Vitamins for Eye Health and Vision

What are the best vitamins for eye health? Just like the rest of our bodies, our eyes need a range of nutrients including vitamins for eye health in order to maintain optimal vision. Eating wholesome foods and a balanced diet that include the eye health vitamins...