Unionville Optometry Blog

In our Unionville Optometry blog, our Markham optometrists have posted many helpful eye care articles covering a wide range of topics. You’ll find, among others, interesting posts about dry eye syndrome, eyewear trends, Acuvue and Crizal contact lenses, prescription eyeglasses and frames, plus eye strain and eye exams.

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In this post, our Markham optometrists offer additional tips on protecting your glasses, discussing what NOT to use when cleaning and caring for your glasses. We wear our glasses a lot so it is understandable how dirty they can sometimes get. See our post entitled, Tips...

Jennifer Aniston is one fo the 30 million Americans that suffers from dry eye syndrome. Just like many patients, she had symptoms for years. She thought she had allergies. The majority of patients we see at Unionville Optometry have some form of dry eye. Some...

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...

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,...

Are you wondering about how to clean prescription glasses properly? Your prescription eyeglasses not only allow you to see more clearly at specific distances, but they are also an investment in the health and longevity of your eyes. Our Markham optometrists offer four tips on how...

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...

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: ...

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...