What happens during an eye exam?

An eye exam is much more than just a prescription for glasses. In fact, 1 in 7 Canadians with no symptoms have an undiagnosed and possibly preventable eye condition. Regular eye exams  are the best way to catch eye disease before it is too late to treat.

At Mission Eye Care, we provide comprehensive eye exams specifically designed for each stage of life, from children and teens, to adults and seniors. Click on an an eye exam age group to learn more about what we do. and book your Calgary eye exam appointment today!

Expert Medical Eye Care and the latest Technology

For all ages, we at Mission Eye Care provide the full spectrum of eye care services including:

  • Routine Eye Health and Vision examinations
  • Widefield retinal imaging of the internal structures of the eye
  • Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) to monitor for retinal and optic nerve disease
  • Visual Field testing and treatment for Glaucoma
  • Routine and Specialty Contact Lens Fittings and follow-up care
  • Eye disease Management including Macular Degeneration, Glaucoma, and Diabetes
  • Eye infection, inflammation and other related treatment including foreign object removal
  • Dry Eye therapy including in-office treatments for meibomian gland disease
  • Pre- and Post-Operative care for cataract and laser eye surgery
  • Management and referral for Ophthalmology services

We are conveniently located close to Calgary’s Downtown core and Macleod Trail, and also offer EVENING and WEEKEND appointments to fit your busy lifestyle. 

Eye infections or medically necessary visits for ALL patients are also covered by Alberta Health. Although they do not cover routine eye examinations and contact lens services, many private or employee health insurance benefit plans will pay for all or most of these services. Our office can direct bill most 3rd party insurance plans for your convenience.