We offer the broadest range of services in Waterloo Region. First, we offer full eye exams to assess the health of your eyes and find your prescription. Second, we have an optical boutique that specializes in independent eyewear brands. Third, we provide a contact lens fitting service with a licensed Optician. To sum it up, we offer eye care services from your eye exam to your pair of glasses or contacts.


Insight Eye Care is an independent full-service optometric practice with 7 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 Lens Fitting Service

Use contact lenses safely with a professional contact lens fit. Incorrect use of contact lenses may damage your eyes. Additionally, we offer a great selection of contact lenses. Two of our most popular options are Dailies Total 1 and Air Optix Hydraglyde.

Longer Hours to Serve you Better

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 work with various budgets, styles and prescriptions.

international Buyer Services

Insight Eye Care employs the world renown eyewear buyer, Neil Moser. With over 15 years of eyewear purchasing experience in Paris, Munich, Milano, New York and Las Vegas, 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 Services

Our opticians, Mike Finney and Michelle Tran are lens technology experts. Mike has worked in the industry for about 40 years and Michelle about 8; they both have an abundance of knowledge. 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

Gin is our edging technician. She has years of experience edging lenses into handmade eyewear. Furthermore, we offer on-site edging appointments so you only need to give up your frame for about an hour. To clarify, edging appointments are for people who need their lenses changed in their own frame.

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