WearepleasedtoannouncetheadditionofIndependent OptometristDr.DarrylBurgessatourlocationandarenow abletoprovideasinglestopforallyoureyecareneeds. CompleteEyeExamsareavailabletochildren,adultsand seniors."Dr.BurgessgraduatedfromtheUniversityofWaterlooin 2007withabachelorofscience.Hethenpursuedhis optometrydegreeattheInterAmericanUniversityofPuerto Ricowherehegraduatedin2011withadoctoratein optometry.Dr.Burgessenjoysprovidingcomprehensiveeye examsandgettingtoknowhispatients.Heisabletoperform eye exams in both English and Spanish." Eyeexaminationsshouldbeanessentialpartofyouroverall healthcare.Therearemanyfactorsthatcanaffectyour visionandeyehealth,thereforeroutineeyeexaminationsare recommended.Theabilitytoseeisoneofthemostvaluable aspects of life. It is important to protect your vision.
Comprehensive Eye Exams We perform full eye tests to check the overall function of your eyes. This includes examining:
Visual correction for glasses and contact lens
Binocular vision to ensure that both eyes are working well together
Itisimportantforchildrentohavetheireyestestedbeforegoingintogradeschool.Somechildrenmayhaveahighrefractiveerror (eyeglassprescription),strabismus(“crosseyes”)oramblyopia(“lazyeye”),whichcanaffecthowwellyoureyesareworkingwell together. The health of your eyes Youreyehealthisimportant.Whencheckingyoureyesweassessforvariousconditionsincludingdryeye,strainedeyesfrom computervisionsyndrome,cataracts,glaucomaandmaculardegeneration.Manyeyeconditionssuchasglaucomacanhavelittleor no symptoms initially but can be better managed if detected earlier on. Youreyescanalsotellusalotaboutyouroverallhealth.Forinstance,whenweareexaminingyouretina,wecheckforsignsof diabetic retinopathy and hypertensive retinopathy. We recommend that diabetics get yearly eye checkups. How often should I get my eyes tested?•Kidsupto19yearsofage–Werecommendregulareyecheckupsevery6monthsto1year.TheyarefullycoveredbyMSPfor eye exams. •Adults19to64yearsofage–Werecommendregulareyecheckupsevery2years.Werecommendcheckupseveryyearifyou are being monitored for certain eye or general health conditions such as diabetes. •Adults65yearsofageandover–Werecommendregulareyecheckupseveryyear.TheyarepartiallycoveredbyMSPforeye exams. Direct Billing for Eye ExamsWemaybeabletobillyoureyeexamdirectlyifyouhaveextendedhealthbenefitswiththefollowinginsuranceproviders:Pacific BlueCross,ChambersofCommerceGroupInsurancePlan,CowanInsuranceGroup,DesjardinsInsurance,Great-WestLife,Industrial Alliance,JohnsonInc.,ManulifeFinancial,MaximumBenefitorJohnstonGroup,StandardLife AssuranceCompanyofCanadaandSun Life Financial.
Eye Health Examination versus Automated Refraction
9965 152nd Street, Surrey BC Tel: 604-583-6155Business Hours: CLOSED MONDAYSTuesday to Friday: 9:30am to 6:00pm Saturday: 9:30am to 5:00pmSundays and Holidays: Closed
We are pleased to announce the addition of Independent Optometrist Dr. Darryl Burgess at our location and are now able to provide a single stop for all your eye care needs. Complete Eye Exams are available to children, adults and seniors."Dr. Burgess graduated from the University of Waterloo in 2007 with a bachelor of science. He then pursued his optometry degree at the Inter American University of Puerto Rico where he graduated in 2011 with a doctorate in optometry. Dr. Burgess enjoys providing comprehensive eye exams and getting to know his patients. He is able to perform eye exams in both english and spanish." Eyeexaminationsshouldbeanessentialpartofyour overallhealthcare.Therearemanyfactorsthatcan affectyourvisionandeyehealth,thereforeroutineeye examinationsarerecommended.Theabilitytoseeis oneofthemostvaluableaspectsoflife.Itisimportant to protect your vision.
Comprehensive Eye Exams Weperformfulleyeteststochecktheoverallfunction of your eyes. This includes examining:
Visual correction for glasses and contact lens
Binocular vision to ensure that both eyes are
working well together
Itisimportantforchildrentohavetheireyestested beforegoingintogradeschool.Somechildrenmay haveahighrefractiveerror(eyeglassprescription), strabismus(“crosseyes”)oramblyopia(“lazyeye”), whichcanaffecthowwellyoureyesareworkingwell together. The health of your eyes Youreyehealthisimportant.Whencheckingyoureyes weassessforvariousconditionsincludingdryeye, strainedeyesfromcomputervisionsyndrome, cataracts,glaucomaandmaculardegeneration.Many eyeconditionssuchasglaucomacanhavelittleorno symptomsinitiallybutcanbebettermanagedif detected earlier on. Youreyescanalsotellusalotaboutyouroverall health.Forinstance,whenweareexaminingyou retina,wecheckforsignsofdiabeticretinopathyand hypertensiveretinopathy.Werecommendthat diabetics get yearly eye checkups. How often should I get my eyes tested?•Kidsupto19yearsofage–Werecommend regulareyecheckupsevery6monthsto1year. They are fully covered by MSP for eye exams. •Adults19to64yearsofage–Werecommend regulareyecheckupsevery2years.We recommendcheckupseveryyearifyouarebeing monitoredforcertaineyeorgeneralhealth conditions such as diabetes. •Adults65yearsofageandover–Werecommend regulareyecheckupseveryyear.Theyare partially covered by MSP for eye exams. Direct Billing for Eye ExamsWemaybeabletobillyoureyeexamdirectlyifyou haveextendedhealthbenefitswiththefollowing insuranceproviders:PacificBlueCross,Chambersof CommerceGroupInsurancePlan,CowanInsurance Group,DesjardinsInsurance,Great-WestLife, IndustrialAlliance,JohnsonInc.,ManulifeFinancial, MaximumBenefitorJohnstonGroup,StandardLife Assurance Company of Canada and Sun Life Financial.
Eye Health Examination versus Automated RefractionEye health examinations are performed by Optometrists, Ophthalmologists and Family Physicians. Their purpose is to detect eye problems at their earliest stages and to help correct or adapt to any vision changes.Automated refractions are performed by Licensed Opticians. The purpose of this is to refresh one's prescription or for verification.On-Site Automated Sight TestingImpressive Eyewear offers Vision / Sight Testing for free with the purchase of eye glasses or contact lens minimum order using our automated Eye Logic system. This procedure is called Auto-refraction. It uses a sophisticated computer program and special equipment designed to test and measure your sight.It calculates whether you could see more clearly with the help of corrective lenses, and it determines the strength of the lenses you may need.Call today for your Eye Exam or Refraction Appointment604-583-6155