Proactive Eye Health and COVID-19

Although we are unable to open our doors to routine care, our team at Insight Eye Care is still available to answer your questions and provide resources regarding your ocular health.

Vinylize + Insight = Thank You Frontline Healthcare Workers

Vinylize + Insight = Thank You Frontline Healthcare Workers Vinylize, one of our favourite independent eyewear brands, has recently launched their Vision for our Heroes campaign. So far, 400 frontline healthcare workers were fitted with complimentary Vinylize frames and Zeiss single vision prescription lenses in their home country of Hungary, a retail value of nearly […]

All By My Selfie

ALL BY MY SELFIE Just because we are isolated in our homes doesn’t mean that we can’t stay connected. I have compiled a collage of selfies from some of our independent eyewear designers and representatives. Without these creative and talented people we wouldn’t have such an amazing lineup of unique collections. Each individual is wearing […]

Contact Lenses | Direct Shipping 📫

Please order your contacts from During these unusual times, we appreciate your continued support. We will continue to supply you with contact lenses by mailing them to your house. If you need to re-order, please contact us by e-mail: We will match the prices of any retailers selling the equivalent contact lens products. Our office continues to remain closed, […]

COVID-19 Closure + Shop Online

OPEN FOR ROUTINE CARE The below blog post is no longer current. Please follow the “More Information” button. More Information COVID-19 Closure We are now seeing urgent and emergency care patients between the hours of 9am-1pm weekdays. Please call to book an appointment to address your urgent concerns. If you have an immediate sight threatening […]

Be Well


“Be Well” is a campaign focused on Mental Health in Waterloo Region. We interviewed six mental health advocates to bring more attention to wellness.

Boxing Event

So you opened up all your boxes and bags and nobody got you a really cool pair of glasses or sunglasses this year. Well, we have really cool glasses and sunglasses. Come check out our Boxing event featuring these in-stock brands: BEVEL ⦿ Blake Kuwahara ⦿ Bruno Chaussignand ⦿ Cinematique ⦿ Face a Face HAPTER […]

Hiring an Optometric Assistant

About Insight Eye Care: With 6 Optometrists, 1 Optician and over 100 years of combined industry experience, we provide exceptional service in an inclusive and welcoming environment. We are an independent Optometry Practice and Eyewear Boutique, focused on showcasing the best independent eyewear designers. There is so much more that we love to do in […]

Eyewear Buying at Silmo 2019

Eyewear Buying at Silmo 2019​ By: Neil Moser This past September, Nicole, Troy and I attended the annual Silmo trade show with the intention of discovering new frames to bring back home to Waterloo. Despite having our Airbnb cancel last minute, in the middle of Paris Fashion Week, we found a place to sleep and […]