How Life Looks With Strabismus


“My eyes were never lazy. My brain just got confused.” YES!!!๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘

Filmmaker James Robinson put together an excellent video to demonstrate what it’s like to have two eyes that don’t, as he says, “collaborate.” You’ll see in his old photos that his eyes started out turning inward (esotropia), but they now turn outward (exotropia). This is sadly not unusual to see after surgery, where the eye muscles are cut in a brute force attempt to make the eyes cooperate, but vision therapy can help teach the brain how to use them together. Well worth the 12 minutes to watch!

Eyes are NOT LAZY!!

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Town of Oakville Supports Optometry!

Last week, Oakville Town Council passed a motion requesting that the Ontario Government recognize the value that access to quality eye care brings to Ontarians, and to ACT NOW to protect it.

Let’s do the same for Whitby families! #SaveEyeCare Lorne Coe Christine Elliott Mayor Don Mitchell Ryan Turnbull Steve Yamada Maleeha Shahid Deidre Newman

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Children’s Sunglasses on Sale!

Carterโ€™s has sunglasses with BIG nose pads! These are perfect for kids with little to no nose bridge ๐Ÿ˜Ž

But if your little one needs prescription sunglasses, we have lots of options at Whitby Vision Care: Drs. Schmitz, Sujo, Andrews & Sivasegaran to get you the perfect fit ๐Ÿ˜Š

#DealAlert#notsponsored (just an excited optom mommy!)

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