Warning Signs of Serious Eye Disease

If you should ever experience any of the following symptoms please call eye-bar as soon as possible @ 780.467.3341. Most emergency visits to your optometrist are now covered under Alberta Health Care.

  •  Sudden loss of vision in one or both eyes
  • Seeing flashes of light in one or both of your eyes
  • Seeing a large number of spots or “floaters” in your eyes, especially if the number has increased dramatically recently
  • Double vision
  • Pain in or around the eyes
  • Headaches that progressively worsen over time.

If you should ever experience any of these ocular symptoms outside of normal eye-bar office hours, please proceed directly to the Royal Alexandra Hospital or call Health Link Alberta @ 780.408.5465 for further assistance.


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