Conditions We Treat

Conditions We Treat

At Uptown Eye Specialists, we offer the fullest range of eye care services in Toronto and surrounding regions.  The distribution of our regional centres ensure that we are accessible to you.


Some of the common reasons our patients come to us for care:

  • General eye exam and wellness care
  • Screening for diabetes, cataract, glaucoma, and macular degeneration
  • Eye glasses and contact lenses, with specialty fitting for keratoconus
  • Evaluation for laser eye surgery
    *You do not need a referral for these visits.

Specialist Referral Eye Care

You may already have seen a doctor who is concerned about a problem he or she noticed in your eyes.  Our clinics are staffed with some of the most well-trained and experienced consultants.  Our doctors will diagnose, treat and monitor your progress, supported by state of the art diagnostic instruments and lasers.

Some of the common reasons patients are referred to us:

  • Cataract Surgery
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Retinal Tear/Retinal Detachment
  • Glaucoma Care(medical/laser/surgical)
  • Lid Procedures
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Cornea/Anterior Segment
  • Strabismus Surgery
  • Keratoconus

U Surgical Centre


coe-2The U Surgical Centre is our on-site ambulatory surgery facility located in Vaughan. We are the first Ophthalmology Outpatient surgical centre that is fully certified by the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario. In our state of the art surgical centre we have one of the highest volume of cataract surgeries outside of the traditional hospital setting.  Our facility is fully supported by an accredited team of Anesthesiologists and Nursing staff to provide our patients with a comfortable and convenient experience.

Eye conditions that are treated in our surgery centre include:

  • Cataract Surgery
  • Laser Assisted Cataract Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Lid Procedures
  • Tear Duct Surgery

Please reschedule your appointment if within the last 14 days you or a household member has travelled outside of Canada, have experienced flu-like symptoms, been in contact with a suspected, probable or confirmed case of COVID-19, been diagnosed with COVID-19 or waiting for a lab test for COVID-19.
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