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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



Macular degeneration

Eye allergies


Eye infections

Diabetic eye disease

Retinal detachment

Dry eyes


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


Flashing lights


Floating spots


Peripheral vision changes


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!

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