Optometry Patient Resources
Managed by the University of Waterloo's School of Optometry - which is where we all studied -
this site has links to almost anything you want to know about eyes!
- General Information
Includes links to information about common eye myths, contact lenses, eye examinations, eye facts, OHIP coverage and who's who in eye care.
- Special Eyecare Issues
Includes links to information about computer screens and vision, laser points and eye safety, sports eye safety, sunglasses and UV radiation.
- Eye-related Diseases and Conditions
Includes links to information about glaucoma, cataracts, macular degeneration, colour blindness, corneal disease, diabetic retinopathy, ischemic optic neuropathy and low vision.
- Children's Vision
Includes links to information about baby's sight, children's eye problems and signs of possible trouble.
- Refractive Surgery