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How Do I Get a Prescription for Sunglasses?

Young man wearing sunglasses smiling in a car.

Sunglasses are a great (and fashionable) way to protect your eyes from harmful UV rays. Getting yourself a pair of regular sunglasses is easy enough, but what if you need prescription sunglasses? The process to get prescription sunglasses is similar to getting regular eyeglasses. Schedule an eye exam, let your eye doctor know you want […]

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Protecting Your Eyes & Vision Is What We Do

Our clinic is fully equipped with modern technology used to manage eye conditions, such as macular degeneration, glaucoma, cataracts, diabetes, and retinal diseases. We’re ready to support your eye health.

When it comes to keeping your eyes safe at work, we value providing safety glasses that meet your needs. No matter your field of work, we can help give your eyes the protection they deserve.

Why Choose Us?

We have been serving Calgary families for decades.

Routine eye exams for children & seniors with a valid Alberta Health Care card are fully covered in our clinic.

We provide eye exams for children with disabilities & special needs.

We welcome emergency eye care patients. Visits are covered under Alberta Health Care.

Our expertise & knowledge always shine through.

We pride ourselves on providing full, comprehensive eye exams without hidden charges.

Our clinic can provide services in both Spanish & Punjabi in addition to English.

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Come Visit Us in Southeast Calgary

How to Find Us

Eyesis Eyecare is located in the Riverbend Shopping Centre on 18th Street SE, near the VCA Canada Riverbend Animal Hospital.

Our Clinic can accommodate wheelchair patients who can safely transfer themselves (or with their own assistant). We are unable to assist in transfers as we do not have a fully wheelchair equipped exam room/bathroom.

Where to park?

We are located in the Riverbend Shopping Centre, so there is plenty of parking available in front of the clinic. We look forward to welcoming you.

Our Address

  • #346, 8338 18 St.
  • SE Calgary, AB T2C4E4

Contact Information

Hours of Operation

  • Monday: 9:00 AM 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday: 9:00 AM 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday: 9:00 AM 5:00 PM
  • Thursday: 9:00 AM 5:00 PM
  • Friday: 9:00 AM 5:00 PM
  • Saturday: 9:00 AM 3:00 PM
  • Sunday: Closed

*Closed daily from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM on all weekdays

*Closed on all statutory holidays

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A smiling senior man at the optometrist's office being checked for glaucoma.

Glaucoma, a group of eye conditions characterized by high internal eye pressure, often develops slowly and subtly. If left unattended, glaucoma can lead to permanent vision loss. Early intervention is key to preserve your vision in the long run. There are 4 main types of glaucoma: You should visit your optometrist at least once every […]

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Young man wearing sunglasses smiling in a car.

Sunglasses are a great (and fashionable) way to protect your eyes from harmful UV rays. Getting yourself a pair of regular sunglasses is easy enough, but what if you need prescription sunglasses? The process to get prescription sunglasses is similar to getting regular eyeglasses. Schedule an eye exam, let your eye doctor know you want […]

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A smiling female optometrist using tonometry to measure a male patient's eye pressure.

Usually, your eye sits at between 10mmHg to 20mmHg of pressure, a measurement referring to the amount of mercury inside—similar to a thermometer. However, this isn’t always the case. Sometimes, a problem with this system develops, and your intraocular pressure may begin to rise. […]

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