Category: Eye and Vision Health

Vision Exams Part of Strong Child Development

Here’s a quick radio advertisement voiced by my son, Max. I think it sounds great and as you might expect, there’s an important message to it. Starting a business and creating employment is no small undertaking. Congratulations to the Eagle…

Optometry Helps to Lower Healthcare Spending

Optometrists in Alberta are designated primary care providers for eye and vision health. This means if you have concerns with your eyes or vision, you can see your optometrist and it will be covered under Alberta Healthcare – in other…

I have a stigma!

“My last doctor told me I have a stigma”, says the patient. I reply, “Oh, that’s unfortunate, too bad I can’t help you with that – do you mind if I take a picture?” I then carry on with my…

Can you see that?

You hear some funny things when working in vision care. Asking a child “Can you see that?” is one of the funnier statements you hear. Funny peculiar, I mean. It’s akin to asking ‘how heavy do you feel’ or ‘how…

Archie’s Law

The site ArchiesLaw.com is dedicated to promoting mandatory vision assessment for all children entering Grade 1. Learn why vision problems cause so much grief in the classroom, why they are almost never detected, what is costs for children and families,…

Eye and Vision Health

As a doctor of optometry, Dr. Boulet is trained to manage eye disease and neurological problems with vision (read more here). This includes referrals to specialists to manage surgical needs and problems associated with chronic disease. Dr. Boulet invites comments…