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Technology promotion, you can save $100

All this week we are celebrating the very best in available lens technology.  You, your family and friends are all eligible for up to $100 when ordering the newest, advanced multifocal lenses.  Varilux X design multifocals can offer you a noticeable increase in your volume of vision when reading and on computers, while providing clear and wide distance vision.  See the clinic for details and all of our other technology offers. Expires Friday, July 21st, 2017


*All contact lens and eyewear orders require in-person visit(s) to our clinic. In office eyewear measurements, Rx counselling, lens selection, as well as,  contact lens & eyewear delivery, are all required to occur in-person & onsite.

We guarantee the quality and accuracy of everything we supply. Be confident that your custom eyewear is made to our exacting standards in our state of the art lab.

Never worry about counterfit contact lenses, eyewear or sunwear. We pledge to only offer the very latest technology and high quality brands.


Varilux X multifocal lens release June 20, 2017

We are excited to have been chosen as one of only a few early release sites for the National launch of an amazing breakthrough on multifocal (invisible bifocal) technology. The Varilux X lenses, by Essilor, showcases the very latest lens optics. June 20the is the release dates; so come into the clinic for a free demonstration. It will offer an expanded volume of near vision, within 1 meter (reading and computer) and eliminate alot of the head movements required by standard multifocal lenses.
Youn can experience the very latest lens technology, while the rest of Canada has to wait until September:

Summer Sunwear

Summer has finally come to Timmins, while you’re out enjoying the sunshine remember your sunwear and sunscreen. We have a huge selection of sunwear to match your style and budget. Come in the try on the latest in sunglasses and precription sunglasses.

Black Friday 2016


until Monday...40% OFF all in stock sunglasses

starting today…Prescription/Non Prescription…

Get yours today!sunglass

up to 75 % off sunwear.


Happy Canada Day from Dr Chisholm, Dr Flondra and our wonderful staff, enjoy time with family and friends.


Back to School

We have had the pleasure of seeing many children for their back to school eye examinations.  The Ontario Association of Optometrists new Ontario wide Eye See Eye Learn program is offered by all our doctors. This program ensure pre-K children have access to a pair of glasses at no charge and promotes first eye exams.

Please visit the site for more information:



Dailies Total 1

We had fun during yesterday’s Dailies Total One tour. Several patients had the chance to experience the comfort of the only water gradient and highly breathable contact lens. Let us fit you with the latest contact lens technology and comfort.


2015 Retirement: Dr James Chisholm

Congratulations to my dad on June 11th, 2015: He has retired from serving his loyal patients in Northeastern Ontario, after being in practice for 62 years. He began optometry, following his dad, back in 1954.

EXCLUSIVE EYEWEAR EVENT, one day only! June 11, 2015

SUMMER HAS ARRIVED! Come see the latest sunwear trends and frame fashions, the best in personalized lens technologies and the latest contact lenses.Join us for Dr. Jim Chisholm’s retirement party and enter your name to win door prizes and a free pair of sunglasses!One day only. Our Eyewear Gallery will be replaced with the newest styles and sunwear from these fashionable collections:
Jimmy Choo
Marc by Marc Jacobs
Hugo Boss
Kate Spade
Maui Jim
plus other new eyewear collections

Dailies Total 1 contact lenses and Air Optix Colours contact lenses will be featured as our newest contact lens technology.
Also, I’ve just added a new eyewear line from Ronit Furst. They are beautiful hand painted frames from Israel. I currently have 6 frames on display in my Eyewear gallery. For one day only on June 11th, 2015, we will have their entire Canadian line on display, in addition to the great eyewear lines listed above.EXCLUSIVE EYEWEAR EVENT, one day only!0001

June 11, 2015:

We’ve got an incredible selection of new mens and ladies frames, featuring every single frame and sunwear selection available from Jimmy Choo,  Gucci, Hugo Boss (both the black & orange lines), Marc by Marc Jacobs, Carrera, Safilo, Ronit Furst, Kate Spade here for ONE DAY ONLY!  Also sunwear from Ray Ban, Maui Jim and kids Polaroid sunwear. I encourage you to stop into the Eyewear gallery today, until 8pm, and to wish my dad a happy retirement.