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Protecting Your Eyes

tennis largeDid you know…

  • Nearly half of traumatic eye injuries relate to ball sports
  • 45% of these occur in children under the age of 14
  • 90% of these are preventable

Polycarbonate is a lens material that is widely used for shatter-and-impact resistant lenses, and when combined with sturdy frame materials, makes for formidable eye protection.

There are hazards of sunlight and bright light that are harder to understand; namely, ultraviolet rays (UV) and Glare (extreme brightness). Protecting your eyes from these distracting, even dangerous elements is equally important to eye protection.

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If you were a patient of Dr. John Metzger’s your files are now at Saugeen Vision Centre.

New patients are welcome !

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COVID-19 Update: Saugeen Vision Centre WILL REMAIN OPEN FOR BOOKED APPOINTMENTS ONLY!

Ontario Emergency Order Effective January 14, 2021.

The state of emergency includes a stay-at -home order that requires citizens to stay home except for essential purposes such as accessing grocery stores, pharmacies, HEALTH CARE SERVICES, and for essential work.

We are open by appointment only. (This includes frame selections, adjustments and repairs). To book your appointment please call 519 364 3590.