Dr. Ashala Mah appears on Global News to discuss the higher number of calls she received from people complaining of eye pain following the solar eclipse.
Dr. Tej Dhaliwal discusses the vision problem that can occur if you look at a solar eclipse without protection on the Daily Hive Vancouver
Dr. Carmen Dumalo sits down with The Province to discuss the safe way to view the solar eclipse.
Dr. Stephen Taylor appears on Chek News to discuss how and when to watch the solar eclipse in Victoria, B.C.
A national professional organization has a Prince George practitioner at the helm. Dr. Michael Dennis is now the president of the The Canadian Association of Optometrists (CAO). Read the full article in the Prince George Citizen.
How well do your shades protect against sun damage? Dr. Harbir Sian joins CTV Vancouver’s Ross McLaughlin to put old sunglasses to the test.
Dr. Pavan Avinashi of Hollyburn Eye Clinic joins Sonia Sunger to talk about the best way to protect your eyes from the strong summer sun and how to pick out good sunglasses.
Dr. Cynthia Willis of Vernon’s Family First Optometry takes part in the World Sight Day Challenge as mentioned in the Vernon Morning Star.
Dr. Stephanie Strawn of Stickle & Strawn Optometry in Kelowna is featured in the Kelowna Capital News as a ‘Woman to Watch’, a weekly feature that profiles and nominates remarkable women in the community. Dr. Strawn touches upon her own eye health experience in her youth and how it led her to her current field as an optometrist as well as her advocacy work in the community.
Dr. Sara Kirby discusses the importance of comprehensive eye examinations for children and reminds parents to bring their children to an eye exam at an early age in the Delta Optimist: Don’t overlook eye health.