You See What We See: The Benefits of Optomap.

You See What We See: The Benefits of Optomap.

Ever wonder what your eye doctor see’s when they look in your eyes? Learn the benefits of Optomaps ultra-widefield retinal imaging and how it can help our optometrists detect, diagnosis, and monitor your eye health. Plus, You See What We See!

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What are the Signs & Symptoms of a Retinal Detachment?

What are the Signs & Symptoms of a Retinal Detachment?

A retinal detachment is one of a few true ocular emergencies that optometrist see on a regular basis. 

Because retinal detachments can occur to patients of any age, and without warning, the eye doctors at Stonewire believe it's important that you know the signs of symptoms to watch out for. 

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Hydroxychloroquine: Why you need an eye exam

Hydroxychloroquine: Why you need an eye exam

Hydroxychloroquine (Plaquenil) was originally a medication used to help prevent and treat malaria but was later discovered to have positive effects on autoimmune conditions as well. Today, this drug is more routinely used in Canada to help control the pain and inflammation associated with conditions such as rheumatoid arthritis and Lupus.

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3 fruit's that are good for your eyes

3 fruit's that are good for your eyes

Blueberries, strawberries, raspberries are some of nature's most powerful and delicious foods.  These anti-oxidant rich fruits have been showed to have powerful health benefits. High in Vitamin-A, Vitamin-C and Vitamin-E, these berries help boost a person’s immune system and fight against common colds during the winter months.

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Your Guide to Understanding Cataract Surgery in Edmonton

Your Guide to Understanding Cataract Surgery in Edmonton

Cataracts are a natural age-related change THAT WE ALL DEVELOP to some degree during our lifetime. They sound scary, but really cataract development can end up being a positive eye care experience when handled appropriately.  

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