How long have you worked in optics? A: 11 years as an optometrist. Q: What’s your favourite part about optometry? A: I love it all! Medically speaking, it’s very rewarding to share knowledge with people so they become aware of the importance of eye care. Examining children is another favourite. Any chance you have to...
Q. & A. with Dr. Zareen Charania
Happy Holidays to You and Yours
The festive season is upon us, and we wish you quality time with loved ones! While there are lots of holidays coming up this month, there’s also the very Canadian holiday: Boxing Day. The earliest stories of Boxing Day were more about giving than getting. During the Middle Ages, the day after Christmas was often...
Set your sight on savings at Royal Oak Optometry’s Trunk Sale! Join us on September 24 2016 from 10am-3pm for: Up to 40% off almost every frame* Spectacular deals on lenses Enter to win a FREE PAIR OF EYEWEAR with purchase Prizes Drinks and refreshments Featuring frame reps and the entire lines of: Maui Jim...
Back to School Season is Here!
Tips for keeping yours and your child’s vision healthy: Teach your child the “20-20 Rule”. Adults and kids alike can benefit from taking 20-second breaks from the computer every 20 minutes. These breaks minimize the development of eye focusing problems and eye irritation. Recent studies show that our increased device and computer usage is causing...
Closed Today from 12pm-1pm
We’ll be closed today from 12pm-1pm so our team can received specialized training in order to serve you better! Our apologies for any inconveniences.
Saanich Easter Activities!
Happy Easter Long Weekend! We’ll be closed from March 25-28 2016 for Easter and will reopen on the 29th! There are so many EGGciting Easter events happening in Saanich! Here are some that are happening close by Royal Oak Optometry: March 26 2016 10am-12pm: 17th Annual Easter Egg Hunt in support of BC Children’s Hospital...
Royal Oak Optometry is now on Instagram!
Hip hip hooray! You can follow us on Instagram starting today!
Dr. Leekha on Weekend Wellness Show Recording
Did you miss Dr. Leekha’s chat with Brittany King this Saturday? You can listen to a recording of it here – interview starts around 33 min into recording. What are some of the negative effects of blue light and digital devices? Listen to find out more:
Dr. Leekha on CFAX’s Weekend Wellness!
Tune in to CFAX’s Weekend Wellness Show with Brittany King on Saturday March 5th at 1pm and listen to Dr. Leekha talk about the negative effects of blue light and digital eyestrain!