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Back to School Eye Exams

Did you know that 1/4 of Canadian kids have a vision problem, but only 25% of kids get an eye exam before they go back to school? Book your child’s Back to School eye exam today, and give them a clear start to the new school year. Appointment Request

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Renovation: Complete!

We’re excited to welcome you back to our newly renovated office! C’mon back to 4452A West Saanich Road and check out our newly renovated office space! We’ve freshly renovated from top to bottom to serve you and your family better. Our new office allows for much more space for your visit during the various stages […]

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We Love Eyes natural eye lid products at Royal Oak Optometry in Saanich

We Love Eyes® Natural Eye Lid Cleaner Products

We’re excited to share that we now stock We Love Eyes® natural and non-toxic eyelid cleaner and makeup remover at Royal Oak Optometry in Saanich! Dr. Gill started We Love Eyes to solve a problem. She noticed a group of patients with chronically uncomfortable contact lens wear and red, dry eyes. It dawned on Dr. […]

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Vision month is an excellent time to book an appointment for an eye exam.

Happy Vision Month!

Our own Dr. Gurpreet Leekha was on Breakfast Television last year talking about Vision Health Month – watch his interview here. Are you taking care of your eyes? Check out our healthy eyes checklist: Include green leafy greens (such as kale and chard) and brightly coloured fruits in your diet. These foods contain lutein and […]

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Temporary Move

We’re moving! Our office is getting a make-over to serve you better, so we will be temporary relocating as of  May 1.   Don’t worry, we’re not going far – you’ll be able to find us right out our old back door, down the causeway between Royal Oak Dental and Dr. Bartlett Orthodontist.  To prepare for […]

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New Frames for Spring

Spring has sprung! Time for a fresh new look? We have new frames in store Fysh ophthalmic and sun gx L.A.M.B Kliik Kate Young

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Lose your Readers!

Tired of having to switch glasses to read a menu, computer screen, or book? Why not lose your readers with multifocal contact lenses, available now at Royal Oak Optometry! As middle age approaches, many people understand the challenge of trying to stay active, let alone struggling with bothersome reading glasses needed to read wearable devices […]

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New Frames in Store!

New Year, New looks! We have new frames in stock from: KLiiK : denmark Fyshuk Vera Wang BCBGMAXAZRIA Zac Posen Jones New York Alfred Sung Bebe Anne Klein. Plus, we are proud to introduce the Bellinger Eyewear frame line to Royal Oak Optometry. Come in today and try on all the new additions!

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Dr. Gurpreet Leekha of Royal Oak Optometry, Victoria BC

Q. & A. with Dr. Gurpreet Leekha

Q: How long have you worked in optics? A: I’ve been in Eyecare since 2001. I’d just graduated from Optometry school and begun working in New York City when 9/11 happened, and I found myself at ground zero rinsing out the eyes of firefighters who had escaped the World Trade Center collapse. I’ve enjoyed helping […]

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Dr. Zareen Charania of Royal Oak Optometry, Victoria BC

Q. & A. with Dr. Zareen Charania

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 […]

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