Doctor’s Consult

Doctors of Optometry Canada have compiled a list of commonly asked questions on eye-related topics and provide the answers on video for you to watch. Consider it a virtual house call from your eye doctor.

Doctors of Optometry Canada are committed to providing the information you need on vision and eye health. All you have to do is ask.

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  • At what age should my child’s eyes be examined by an optometrist?

    At what age should my child's eyes be examined by an optometrist?
  • Will sitting too close to the television hurt my child’s eyes?

    Will sitting too close to the television hurt my child's eyes?
  • Will working in front of a computer hurt my eyes?

    Will working in front of a computer hurt my eyes?
  • What kind of problem can I get if I wear contact lenses?

    What kind of problem can I get if I wear contact lenses?
  • Why should I throw out my contact lenses when they still feel OK on my eyes?

    Why should I throw out my contact lenses when they still feel OK on my eyes?
  • Can anyone wear contact lenses?

    Can anyone wear contact lenses?
  • My mother has been diagnosed with macular degeneration. I’m wondering, is it hereditary?

    My mother has been diagnosed with macular degeneration. I'm wondering, is it hereditary?
  • What are cataracts and how do I know if I have them?

    What are cataracts and how do I know if I have them?