Our Eye Care and Vision Health Services

OCT Machine

Ocular coherence tomography is a specialized image of the retina. It takes a cross- sectional picture of your retina which may then alert you optometrist of a potentially serious retinal disorders that may need to be treated in an urgent manner.

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oct machine in Waterdown

What is an
OCT machine?

Optical Coherence Tomography or (OCT) is effective at diagnosing and monitoring for progression of diseases such as diabetic eye disease, macular degeneration, macular edema and holes or puckers. OCT’s are also used to image the optic nerve. This is important for diagnosing and monitoring glaucoma. An OCT is a painless and easy procedure and takes only minutes.

UPDATE

As ordered by the College of Optometrists and the Minister of Health we
have temporarily closed the office and cancelled all booked eye
appointments until further notice. We will not have any phone service but
feel free to email us and we will try and get back to you in a timely
fashion.

For URGENT eye care please email us at [email protected] with
details of your concerns along with your contact information and one of our
doctors will get back to you as soon as possible.

We will keep you informed as any changes occur. Please follow us on
Instagram and Facebook for up to date information.

We are working on a storefront for our website to allow for the purchase of
contact lenses and dry eye products to be directly shipped to your
home. Until it is available feel free to email us with any contact lens
re-order requests or glasses inquiries.

Take care of yourself and those around you and thank you for your patience.

Sincerely,
The Waterdown Optometric Team