June 2022 Covid Protocol & Mask Update
June 11, 2022 marked our most recent change in Covid protocol, as medical clinics are no longer covered under the Provincial mask mandate. We remain committed to providing access to eye care and our Doctors at Merivale Vision Care, Wellington Vision Care, and Ottawa Vision Therapy have elected to continue wearing masks. Patients and staff…Read More
4 Keys to Help Maintain Overall Eye Health
With the recent rise in health and self care, we’re always hearing about the next great workout or the newest superfood, but have you ever thought about your eye health? Until we find a way to stop the aging process, there are some easy things you can do to maintain ocular health as you grow…Read More
3 Great Reasons to Have Regular Eye Exams, Even if This Text isn’t Blurry
Most of us think of eye exams as a simple appointment to read letters from a chart then update our prescription for glasses or contacts, so it stands to reason that people who don’t wear glasses or notice changes in their vision often go years without a visit to the optometrist. However, there are some…Read More
Top Men’s Frames for Summer 2021
This summer’s collection of frames features a number of men’s frames that will keep you looking sharp on those all-important zoom calls. Outside of those calls, we tend to have half of our face covered up, so the glasses become the main focus. Here are some inspirational frames, that will help illustrate the story of who you are. Kirk & Kirk Chunky acetate frames are the trendiest…Read More
See and Appreciate More with Premium Progressive Lenses and our Spring Promo
Spring is here! As the weather in Ottawa is getting warmer and more people are becoming vaccinated, there are more activities available to do. Start thinking about preparing your eyes to do more as well! Starting April 2021, Wellington Vision Care and our sister store, Merivale Vision Care, are holding a promotion for $100…Read More
See Everything While On Vacation!
The holiday season is quickly approaching, and with the holidays comes plenty of travel. There is nothing worse than going on vacation and forgetting extra contact lenses, losing sunglasses or breaking your glasses. You need to be able to see to enjoy your getaway to the max! Without further adieu, here are a few helpful…Read More
Holiday Gift Guide 2019 Part 1
Winter season has arrived, maybe a bit too early, but it definitely puts us in the holiday spirit! If you’re looking to do a bit of holiday shopping, then why not pick up some gifts for your spectacle-wearing loved ones! Here are our top 5 best sellers at MVC that are either amazing stocking stuffers and definitely unique gifts! …Read More
Let Us Help You!
Hello, friends! Tracey here, your friendly neighbourhood Registered Optician from Merivale Vision Care. I’m here to share some helpful tips on what not to use (and what to use when in a real pinch) for at home repairs in case your glasses have an accident at home. We know it can feel frightening if something…Read More
Students Add Status to MVC!
At Merivale Vision Care we pride ourselves on having a team that keeps up with the most current information, technology, and practices relevant to our field of eye care. Education is definitely one of our core values here. When you visit Merivale Vision Care you can be sure you are working with either someone who…Read More
Fall Trunk Show 2019
Fall is here! Time to take out those cozy sweaters, pack up those flip flops and grab a pumpkin spice latte. Here at Merivale Vision Care we are always excited for fall to come around because that means it is trunk show time! This year we will be hosting Kering which boasts incredible brands such as Gucci,…Read More