Contact Lens Exams, Fittings, & Brands in North York

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Clear Vision Awaits You

With decades of experience and using cutting-edge technologies, we provide a wide range of regular and specialty contact lenses.
We design and fit a variety of contact lenses for healthy eyes as well as for diseased and damaged eyes, such as those with a complication from refractive surgeries and degenerative corneal diseases such as keratoconus and Pellucid marginal degeneration, etc. We also fit contact lenses for severely dry eyes.
Generally, we fit contact lenses for almost every eye.
Have you been told that you are not a good candid for contact lenses?
You may try us.

Why Do You Need a Contact Lens Exam?

Every eye is different, with different measurements and different needs. This is the exact reason why contacts require a contact lens exam– because they aren’t a one-size-fits-all solution.

To safely and effectively bring you clear vision, we use various tools and technologies to determine your prescription. 

Already have a prescription for eyeglasses? You’ll still need a contact lens exam to determine your contact lens prescription, which is different from your eyeglass prescription. 

Getting Your Contact Lenses 

Getting the right pair of contact lenses includes three easy steps: a contact lens exam, a contact lens fitting, and a trial period. 

The Eye Exam

The first step to getting contact lenses is to receive a proper contact lens exam.

During a contact lens exam, we’ll take a comprehensive look at your entire visual system to determine your options.

After your optometrist discussed your options, the next step is to receive a contact lens fitting.

The fitting helps determine your contact prescription by measuring your eyes to find the correct size, style, and shape of contact lens needed. In some cases, we may recommend specialty contact lenses if your eyes require additional care.

Once we’ve fitted your contacts, we’ll ask you to test out a trial pair to make sure your eyes adjust well to wearing contact lenses. If you notice any irritation, please remove your contact lenses immediately and give us a call.

Once your contact lens prescription is finalized, you’ll be ready to order your contact lenses and wear them regularly!

Our Brands 

At Empress Eye Clinic, we offer a wide range of functional and fashionable eyewear for every occasion. To order contacts, please visit our online store.

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Alcon has one mission: to provide innovative products that enhance quality of life by helping people see better. Alcon is uniquely poised to serve every contact lens wearer by addressing the full life cycle of their needs.

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Bausch + Lomb

Bausch + Lomb is one of the best-known and most respected healthcare brands globally, offering the widest and finest range of eye health products including contact lenses and lens care products, pharmaceuticals, intraocular lenses, and other eye surgery products.

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CooperVision Misight

Eye Care Professionals Can Begin Fitting the World’s First One-Day Soft Contact Lens Shown to Substantially Slow the Progression of Myopia in Children. Millions of children across Canada are poised to benefit from a breakthrough therapy that addresses the fast-growing issue of myopia (nearsightedness), which is projected to negatively affect more than 50 percent of the world’s population by 20502. CooperVision MiSight® 1 day contact lenses are now available for fitting by Eye Care Professionals. It is the world’s first one-day soft contact lens clinically proven to substantially slow the progression of myopia in children.

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Johnson & Johnson

As a primary resource to optometrists and eye care professionals, Johnson & Johnson aims to make the world a better place by providing health solutions for everyone. Explore well-known, trusted products with a brand responsible for improving daily lives.

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Paragon offers a surgery and glasses free method of correcting and controlling myopia. Paragon CRT lenses work for children or adults, gently reshaping the cornea while you sleep. After about a week of nightly wear, you’ll be able to go without glasses or contacts during the day. Try Paragon’s CRT lenses and discover daily freedom from myopia.

Book Your Contact Lens Exam Today!

If you’re ready to see what contact lenses can do for you, please book an appointment today!

Our Location

Empress Eye Clinic is directly accessed by the Yonge-University Subway from North York Subway Station or easily by vehicle from Hwy 401. We’re located in the heart of North York, Ontario, at Empress Walk Mall, on the 2nd floor.


  • 5095 Yonge Street Unit B6
  • North York, ON M2N 6Z4

Contact Information

Hours of Operation

  • Monday: 10:00 AM 7:00 PM
  • Tuesday: 11:00 AM 7:00 PM
  • Wednesday: 10:00 AM 7:00 PM
  • Thursday: 10:00 AM 6:00 PM
  • Friday: 11:00 AM 7:00 PM
  • Saturday: 10:00 AM 5:00 PM
  • Sunday: Closed

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