Features

NEXTGEN: Dr. Sherif El-Defrawy is optimistic about future of eyecare

By Troy Patterson The next generation of eyecare professionals inspires veteran ophthalmologist Dr. Sherif El-Defrawy. The professor and chair of the Department of Ophthalmology and Vision...

Canadian-developed laser scanner sheds light on eye disease before vision loss...

A Canadian engineering science professor has developed a high resolution retinal imaging scanner that will one day revolutionize eye care, helping ophthalmologists diagnose eye...

Zyloware is saddened to announce the death of Robert M. Shyer

The Shyers and the Zyloware family are deeply saddened to announce the death of Robert (Bob) Shyer, former chairman of Zyloware Eyewear, the oldest family-owned...

Discussing 2018 and beyond with Essilor Canada

By Denis Langlois For the seventh straight year, Essilor has been named by Forbes as one of 100 of the world’s “Most Innovative Companies” for...

Canadian Innovative Eyewear brands embracing technology

By Troy Patterson Innovation in the eyewear industry takes many more forms in 2017 than just technology. Brands need to innovate not only to meet the...

FRAMED: iDesigns Optical helps people see while looking great

By Denis Langlois Optician Kathy Jenkerson attributes the success of iDesigns Optical to the genuine care she and her staff provide to every customer that...

Should I advertise on Facebook? 4ECPs answers your questions

By Trudi Charest, RO Facebook is still the largest and busiest social network with over two billion people using it on an ongoing basis. According to...

ECPs take part in Essilor Canada Alive Summit and Roadshow

By Denis Langlois Eyecare professionals gathered in Toronto in September for an Essilor Canada Alive Summit and Roadshow event at Westin Harbour Castle. The daytime Alive...

FRAMED: Designing one-of-a-kind eyewear with MOSH Framemakers

By Denis Langlois Sara Moshurchak is one of only three women in the world who is personally handcrafting eyeglass frames. Owner of the recently renamed MOSH...

NEXTGEN: Dr. Harmeet Gill and his calling for ophthalmology

By Troy Patterson Dr. Harmeet Gill has found balance and satisfaction in assisting both the public and private sectors within the Canadian ophthalmology community. Gill, 39,...