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Medically Required Eye Exams in Edmonton

Red eyes, double vision, or seeing flashing lights? These could be symptoms of serious eye conditions. If you experience new visual symptoms or discomfort, early treatment may be necessary for the best outcome. In addition to treating a variety of ocular emergencies, our optometrists diagnose and manage many known eye diseases, such as glaucoma, dry eyes, and macular degeneration. Medically required eye examinations are covered by Alberta Health Care. Do not hesitate to call us if you think you need an eye health assessment.

Following are examples of some eye diseases/symptoms commonly managed by our optometrists:

Eye Diseases

  • Glaucoma

  • Blepharitis

  • Macular degeneration

  • Eye allergies

  • Cataracts

  • Eye infections

  • Diabetic eye disease

  • Retinal detachment

  • Dry eyes

  • Abrasions

Some eye conditions can lead to permanent eye problems if not diagnosed and treated quickly, while others may not be as urgent. Our staff is trained to recognize the urgency of various symptoms and will book appointments within an appropriate time frame.


  • Red eyes

  • Sudden blur

  • Discharge

  • Flashing lights

  • Pain

  • Floating spots

  • Burning

  • Peripheral vision changes

  • Itch

  • Double vision

If you have symptoms which started suddenly/recently, please contact our office by telephone at 780-423-2113, as this is the quickest way to receive assistance.

Medically required examinations are typically covered by Alberta Health Care, for all age groups.

Dealing with Blurry or Double Vision?

Don’t wait until your eye-related concern worsens. Get help right away!

Give Us a Call


Eye to Eye Optometry Clinic
9678 142 St. N.W. (Crestwood Centre)

Edmonton, AB T5N 4B2

Phone: 780-423-2113

Fax: 780-423-2093



Edmonton and surrounding areas


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Sunday Closed

Monday 10:00 AM - 06:00 PM

Tuesday 10:00 AM - 06:00 PM

Wednesday 10:00 AM - 06:00 PM

Thursday 10:00 AM - 06:00 PM

Friday 10:00 AM - 06:00 PM

Saturday 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM


Please call for hours during the holiday seasons.

Please note that we do not have an optometrist on site during all of our open hours. Please call for availability.


Our dispensary and reception operate during these hours but note that we do not have optometrists on-site during all of these hours. Please call for appointment availability.

We are closed on all statutory holidays and extra hours on some of the other major holidays. Please call for hours during holiday seasons.

If you require immediate care outside of our business hours, please proceed directly to the emergency room at the Royal Alexandra Hospital.

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