eye exams

Insight Eye Care is an independent full-service optometric practice with 6 doctors offering comprehensive eye examinations and a large eyewear boutique with exceptional frame and sunglass collections. 

eyewear: Glasses and sunglasses

With over 2,000 frames in stock, we fly around the globe seeking the best independent eyewear designers. We set ourselves apart from other opticals and optometrists by featuring exclusive handcrafted frames that are functional works of art. Whether you are looking for high-fashion, technical construction or unique materials, we are here to help. Some of our most popular brands include Salt Optics, Mykita, Lindberg, Bruno Chaussignand, Blake Kuwahara, Vinylize and Matsuda.

contact lenses

We offer a great selection of contact lenses. Two of our most popular options are Dailies Total 1 and Air Optix Hydraglyde.

longer hours

With longer hours than other optometry offices in Waterloo Region, our amazing team is always ready to help (even at 7AM on a Tuesday morning)!

eyewear consultants

Our fashionable sales staff will help you find the right frames to suit your personality. They have helped thousands of people in Waterloo Region find the perfect pair of glasses. Our staff can work with all budgets, styles and prescriptions.

international Buyer

Insight Eye Care employees the world renown eyewear buyer, Neil Moser. With over 10 years of eyewear purchasing experience in New York, Paris and Milano, Neil brings our optical the best glasses in the world. The collections are curated and hand-selected to stay fresh with global trends.

expert Optician

Our optician, Mike Finney, is a lens technology expert. Mike has worked in the industry for over 20 years and has an abundance of knowledge pertaining to contact lenses and prescription eyewear lenses. An expert is critical when troubleshooting complex visual needs pertaining to contacts or glasses. At Insight Eye Care, we always take the time with our clients to ensure the vision and fit of their glasses or contacts are top notch.

on-site edging technician

If you just have one pair of glasses that need new lenses, it can be hard to give them up. Luckily, we offer on-site edging appointments

COVID-19 Closure

In response to the recent recommendations of Social distancing for preventing the further transmission of COVID-19, Insight Eye Care will be conducting a closure of our office to all regular patient exams from Tuesday March 17 until it is safe to resume regular operation. We will be monitoring recommendations made by the college of optometrists, local health authorities, and our provincial and federal government during this period of time, and will be posting updates of our planned operations on our website, www.insight-eyecare.ca, to keep you updated as this situation further develops.

As your eye care professionals, we are committed to providing emergency eye care services during this disruption to help reduce the strain on our local hospital emergency departments. If you are experiencing a sudden change in vision, or ocular emergency, please contact us at 519.588.6590, and we will help to advise you of the best course of action, whether that involves scheduling an appointment with one of our on call Optometrists, or if it is a situation that we do recommend visiting the Emergency Department of St. Mary’s General Hospital directly.

Contact lens orders
If you are in need of additional supplies of contact lenses, please send an email to info@insight-eyecare.ca, and we will have your order reviewed by one of our doctors. Many of our suppliers have the ability to ship your order directly to your residence for your convenience.

Eyeglass Orders/Pending orders
During our office closure, we will be discontinuing frame selection services, frame adjustments/repairs, and in office dispensing of new purchases. To help complete any current pending orders, we will work with our suppliers to complete orders, and contact you to arrange a time for pick up.

Emergency Eyeglasses
If you are in emergency need of a new pair of eyeglasses immediately, due to breakage or loss, please contact us at 519.588.6590, and we will make every attempt to provide solutions for you.

Payments can be made over the phone using Visa or MC, and we are able to bill many insurance companies directly to help assist you.

The Team at Insight Eye Care