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Children’s vision

Vision is one of a child’s most important learning tools. From the time they can focus, they start watching everything around them and learning from it. That’s why, at Dr. Coward and Associates, we feel it’s important to ensure everything is functioning correctly with their eyes and vision. During a child’s first years, they might…

Real terror with colored contact lenses for Halloween

Are you hoping to give everyone a good scare with your Halloween costume? Make sure you don’t give yourself a scare too when it comes to your eye health. Whether you’re opting for cat eyes, whiteouts or bloody red ones, colored contacts might give your outfit that extra ghoulish effect but they could also give…


Your Vision and Eye Health is Part of Your Overall Wellness

Even though you need to go to a specialist doctor for eye care, it does not mean that eye health and vision are unrelated to the health of the rest of your body. Any eye doctor will concur that eye health can deteriorate along with the rest of the body under the influence of harmful…


Contact Lenses vs. Traditional Glasses

Glasses or contact lenses — which are better? There’s no one answer to that question. Both glasses and contacts work well to correct refractive errors, so the choice between the two comes down to lifestyle and preferences. Here are a few tips from Dr. Coward & Associates, serving Belleville, Brighton, and Trenton, on how to…

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Routine Eye Exams

Many people only make appointments with the eye doctor if they are having a medical issue with their eyes. If you are one of these people, you should understand how important it is to see your eye doctor every year. There are a few reasons why annual visits to Dr. Coward & Associates in Belleville,…

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Eye Floaters

Floaters If you live in the Belleville, Trenton or Brighton areas and are looking for an excellent optometrist, Dr. Coward & Associates is an excellent family resource for optometry services. What Are Floaters? Sometimes, you may notice specks or cobweb-like shapes that appear to reside directly on the front of your eye’s surface. These are…

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Early Symptoms of Macular Dystrophy

Early Symptoms of Macular Dystrophy Macular dystrophy is a rare and serious genetic eye disorder that causes loss of vision, usually over time. The sensitive, professional staff at Dr. Coward & Associates – located in Belleville, Brighton, and Trenton – can help you recognize the early symptoms of macular dystrophy. What is Macular Dystrophy? Macular…

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Pediatric Myopia Control

Controlling the Progression of Myopia in Kids Myopia, or nearsightedness, is increasingly common in the population. It can first show up when you’re a kid, and because the condition can progress, it’s important to control the condition as early as possible. Dr. Coward & Associates has offices where you can see an optometrist in Belleville,…

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Back To School Glasses in Brighton

Back To School Glasses At Dr. Bruce Coward & Associates It’s time to go back to school. Shopping for school clothes is the highlight of the year for some. In your rush to find the perfect outfit, don’t forget to search for the perfect glasses too. The place to be, if you are looking for…

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Choosing the Right Prescription Sunglasses

Visit Dr. Bruce Coward & Associates in Belleville, ON for Quality Prescription Sunglasses Many people will remember to wear sunscreen, put on a hat, and avoid situations that will possibly get them burned by the sun. But not everyone knows the importance of sun safety for their eyes. At Dr. Bruce Coward & Associates in…

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