Eye health is important, not only due to its extensive impact on overall well-being, but because if serious issues are not quickly addressed, they can result in permanent eye damage. Alberta Health Care covers the cost of most medically necessary or emergent eye treatments; so, when you are having an optical emergency, do not hesitate to contact our office to promptly handle the issue. Our optometrists work with other health care providers to ensure you have the best care possible.
What Constitutes an Emergency?
Typically, an emergency is a serious situation that requires immediate attention. These can include, but are not limited to:
In the event that you are uncertain as to whether your specific situation does or does not constitute an emergency, contact our office and we will gladly assist.
Emergency appointments can be made for issues such as:
Booking an Appointment
It is important to note that emergency care does not replace routine eye exams; and, in order to improve both optical and overall health, it is necessary to keep up to date with these visits. Call us today to schedule your next exam.