Patient Info:


Please note that not all procedures are covered by OHIP.

Recent changes in OHIP rules, cover the following individuals for eye examinations:

  • Children (under 19) once a year.
  • Seniors (over 65) once a year.
  • Some eye conditions are covered between 20-64 years of age

We recommend checking with your extended insurance provider to see if you are covered for eye examinations


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Eye Conditions

Use the dropdown menu to get more information on a particular eye condition.

Amblyopia (Lazy Eye)

The loss or lack of development of clear vision in just one eye.


A condition that causes blurred vision due either to the irregular shape of the cornea or sometimes the curvature of the lens inside the eye.


An inflammation of the eyelids and eyelashes causing red, irritated, itchy eyelids and the formation of dandruff like scales on eyelashes.


Is a clouding that develops in the normally clear lens of the eye.


The inability to distinguish certain shades of colors or see colors at all in more severe cases.

Computer Vision Syndrome

Is eye and vision-related problems that result from prolonged computer use.

Diabetic Retinopathy

A condition that causes progressive damage to the retina, the light sensitive lining at the back of the eye, in people with diabetes.

Dry Eye Syndrome

Is caused by insufficient tears to lubricate and nourish the eye.

Eye Allergies

Is the abnormal response of sensitive eyes to contact with allergens and other irritants.


Are small specks or dots that can be seen against a bright background like a white wall. They are harmless and can increase over long periods of time. However, if a floater comes on abruptly or there are suddenly more you should be examined immediately.


A condition in which the optic nerve is damaged which can cause permanently damage vision in the affected eye(s) and lead to blindness if left untreated.

Hyperopia (Farsightedness)

Is a defect caused by an imperfection in the eye causing difficulty focusing on near objects.


Is a degenerative disorder in which structural changes within the cornea cause it to thin and change to a more conical shape than its normal round curve.

Macular Degeneration

A condition that affects older adults and results in a loss of vision due to damage to the retina.

Myopia (Nearsightedness)

A condition in which you can see close objects clearly, but objects farther away are blurred.

Conjunctivitis (Pink Eye)

An inflammation or infection of the thin transparent layer of tissue that lines the inner surface of the eyelid and covers the white part of the eye.


The gradual loss of the eye’s ability to focus on near objects in older adults.

Retinal Detachment

A separation of the retina from the underlying tissue.

Strabismus (Crossed Eyes)

A condition in which the eyes are not properly aligned with each other and prevents bringing the gaze of each eye to the same point in space.

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Professional Associations

College of Optometrists of Ontario
Canadian Association of Optometrists
National Eye Institute
About Vision