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Our services are among the best!

Our services are among the best!

John Doe 16/09/2017 0
It is super exciting to share this great news! At the end of August of 2017 we received a recognition letter regarding our services and professionalism. This encourage us to keep improving and challenging ourselves to provide you the best of the best. We want to thank our customers for trusting on us, and if you have not experienced our services yet feel free to contact us to book an appointment or stop by our offices. The letter is bellow and you can check our rating in this link:   Dr. Carolina Navarrete, OD 10801 100 Street, Grande Prairie, AB, T8V 2M7   Three Best Rated (R) was crea...
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Genome surgery to prevent blindness

Genome surgery to prevent blindness

John Doe 15/03/2017 0
Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) affects a site at the back of the eye, called the macula, on the retina. It causes vision to become blurred, distorted and a black spot appears in the center of the eyesight.   It is estimated that almost one in every ten people over 65 has some signs of age-related macular degeneration (AMD), and its prevalence is likely to increase as a consequence of the aging population. AMD is a form of blindness, common in Caucasians, which causes distorted vision and blind spots. Scientists at the Center for Genome Engineering, within the Institute for Basic Sc...
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Review us on google and get a discount!

Review us on google and get a discount!

John Doe 15/03/2017 0
It is very exciting for us to announce that for March and April 2017 all the customers who give us a Google Review will be automatically winners of a discount from 5 % to 30 % off, for their next visit to our office. To be considered as a winner of this promotion you just have to answer the following questions as part of your review: How was your experience? What do you like most of Grande Prairie Eye Care? Click here if you want to do it now!     On your next visit, you just have to give us the details of your review (name and date), and you will draw a discount ticket from a shuf...
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Sun's UV rays are more dangerous in snow than on the beach

Sun's UV rays are more dangerous in snow than on the beach

John Doe 01/02/2017 0
The sun's ultraviolet rays are 2.5 times more dangerous in snow than on the beach, according to a new Japanese study. Scientists found that human eyes were more likely to be damaged by UV rays while skiing on the slopes in snow-covered areas compared to sitting on the beach.   The study examined the effects of light reflection on freshly fallen snow on a cross country ski trail in Ishikawa Prefecture, northern Japan.     The results were compared with the levels of UV rays on an artificial sand beach in southern Japan's tropical Okinawa Prefecture.   Scientists used two mannequin head...
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Carolina, a Latin Woman Who with Perseverance Reached her Dreams

Carolina, a Latin Woman Who with Perseverance Reached her Dreams

John Doe 23/11/2016 0
Carolina Navarrete owns and works at Grande Prairie Eye Care and Slave Lake Eye Care since 2014 as Optometrist. She has been interviewed by Unica Magazine in November 2016. The interview post starts saying "Carolina Navarrete is a latin woman who has demonstrated that constancy is the key to success, describing as persistent and honest, a fighter woman who came to Canada with her husband and children fleeing violence in her country and who now exercises her profession as Optometrist in Grande Prairie, Alberta.   It is interesting to know that Carolina arrived first to the US looking for refu...
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International Vision Expo & Conference

International Vision Expo & Conference

John Doe 12/09/2016 0
  The extraordinary scope of education, products, trends and solutions at International Vision Expo West will expand your field of vision and keep you updated on best practices for the care and treatment of your patients.   The Conference Advisory Board More than 320 hours of groundbreaking Continuing Education, developed by a conference advisory board representing the breadth of the field. These respected industry leaders meet twice yearly to develop, organize, and expand the hours of curriculum presented during International Vision Expo East and West. Below are the members of this pres...
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