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Eye and vision care for everyone

Whatever your eye and vision care needs, the University of Waterloo Optometry Clinics can help. We are one of Canada’s largest, best-equipped eye care centres, and we offer a full range of services, in two convenient locations.

Optometrists completing an eye exam

As part of the School of Optometry & Vision Science, we build on our research and optometric education to bring you the highest standard of eye and vision care.

Sight is one of our most precious gifts. We look forward to helping you protect yours.

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Our Services

Comprehensive eye examinations for all ages
Diagnosis and treatment of eye diseases
Specialty services such as vision rehabilitation
Eyeglasses and contact lens evaluation, fitting and dispensing
Urgent eye care

Why choose the Waterloo optometry clinics?

Leaders in Eye and Vision Care

Our faculty have helped to establish many of the clinical guidelines that guide the practice of optometry in Canada. And the care we provide is enhanced by award-winning vision research conducted right here at the School.

Experience that Counts

We are one of Canada’s largest, most comprehensive eye care clinics, with more than 25,000 patient visits each year. Health care providers across Ontario and beyond refer patients to us for specialized treatment and vision rehabilitation.

Highest Standard of Care

Your care is provided by highly trained optometry interns working under the supervision of licensed Doctors of Optometry. When you choose us, you not only receive the highest standard of care, you’re also helping to train the next generation of Canadian optometrists.