eye emergencies

Medically Necessary Visits are now covered by Alberta Health Care for all age groups for the following conditions:

  • Monitoring for diabetes, glaucoma and retinal disease
  • Post-operative care for cataract patients
  • Eye infections, red eyes, dry eyes, allergies, or injuries
  • Foreign objects in the eye
  • Sudden changes in vision

If you have any questions regarding medically necessary visits and what is covered, please give our office a call or email us.

Note: these medical visits do not include a prescription for glasses or contact lenses