Can an optometrist in Edmonton provide laser eye surgery?

Frequently Asked Questions

Can an optometrist in Edmonton provide laser eye surgery?

No, an optometrist in Edmonton cannot provide laser eye surgery. But Optometrists can provide referrals and follow-up care for laser eye surgery, as well as answer questions patients may have. Laser eye surgery is a kind of surgery that uses a laser to change the shape of the cornea. This helps people see better if they have problems like nearsightedness, farsightedness, and astigmatism. This kind of surgery is done by an ophthalmologist.

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Yes, you can request a specific eye doctor for your eye exam, subject to availability.

Yes, an eye exam can detect if you have a concussion by testing eye movement and visual tracking.

Yes, an eye exam can detect colour blindness.

Yes, an eye exam can detect the need for vision therapy to improve vision skills such as tracking, eye teaming, and focusing.

Yes, we accept most insurance plans for eye exams.

A comprehensive eye exam is a more in-depth assessment of your visual health that includes testing for eye diseases, while a vision screening is a quick assessment of your visual acuity.

West Edmonton Vision Clinic

Visit our vision clinic in central West Edmonton for comprehensive eye exams, contact lens fittings, glasses, and more. LL Eyecare Centre is dedicated to providing the highest quality optometric services and products to our patients. Our team of experienced optometrists is here to help you with all of your eye care needs. Schedule an appointment today!

Clinic Hours

Monday Closed
Tuesday 9:00-5:00
Wednesday 9:00-5:00
Thursday 9:00-5:00
Friday 9:00-5:00
Saturday 9:00-2:00
Closed Sunday / Holidays