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Insight Into Eyesight

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Canadians report that they would rather lose the use of their legs, or even sacrifice years off their lives than lose their eyesight. Still, too many neglect having an eye examination for many years, for sight saving preventative eye car.

Consider this: Each year, 78,000 Canadians are diagnosed with age-related macular degeneration (AMD), a number which is expected to triple within the next 25 years.

Four conditions cause the majority of preventable vision loss that is occurring in Canada today: age related macular degeneration (AMD), glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy and cataracts.

Don’t be just another statistic! Come in for an appointment today!