North York Optometrist

and Family Eye Exams

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Excellence in Eye Care

Avenue Optometry & Vision Therapy has been brought to life by Dr. Shaina Nensi. Every last detail of the clinic, from the eyewear to the patient experience, has been carefully curated.

With a strong focus on family eye care, optometric excellence is at the heart of what we do. Our passion for pediatric care and vision therapy ensures that your entire family can experience clear, comfortable vision.

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A Pillar of the North York Community

Designed with our community in mind, we provide eye care for your whole family in a modern, welcoming environment. 

Our clinic makes use of the latest technology available to help us assess your ocular health and diagnose any vision conditions. You will leave our exam room knowing more about your eyes than you did when you walked in—education helps you care for your vision and plays an important role in preventative health care.

Book an appointment at Avenue Optometry & Vision Therapy today and experience the difference a community-centric clinic makes.

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Our Location

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Address

  • 1923 Avenue Road
  • North York, ON M5M 4A2

Contact Information

Clinic Hours

  • Monday: Closed
  • Tuesday: 10:00 AM 7:00 PM
  • Wednesday: 9:00 AM 6:00 PM
  • Thursday: 10:00 AM 7:00 PM
  • Friday: 8:30 AM 4:00 PM
  • Saturday: 8:30 AM 2:00 PM
  • Sunday: Closed

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Our Blog

Is Vision Therapy Permanent?

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Your vision is much more complicated than you may think it is. It’s one of your most important senses and helps you explore and understand your world in 3D.  Some people’s vision may not develop or function properly, impacting academic performance, sports, work productivity, and social interactions. Vision problems can particularly affect children because they […]

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January 24, 2024
Dr. Shaina Nensi, OD, FCOVD

What Causes a Lazy Eye in Adults?

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Amblyopia, also known as a lazy eye, most commonly begins in childhood. It can be present at birth, or it can develop as a result of a refractive error like nearsightedness, farsightedness, or astigmatism, which can blur the vision in one eye and lead to the brain favouring the other eye.  Amblyopia isn’t just a […]

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January 24, 2024
Dr. Shaina Nensi, OD, FCOVD

Are Lighter Eyes More Sensitive to the Sun?

Eye Health

Your eye colour can affect more than just which frames you choose for your glasses. Eye colour has as close a connection with overall eye health as many other parts of your eyes, and the colour of your unique eyes can have several interesting effects.  It’s true that people with a lighter eye colour, such […]

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December 5, 2023
Dr. Shaina Nensi, OD, FCOVD
A woman doing a vision therapy exercise.

Your vision is much more complicated than you may think it is. It’s one of your most important senses and helps you explore and understand your world in 3D.  Some people’s vision may not develop or function properly, impacting academic performance, sports, work productivity, and social interactions. Vision problems can particularly affect children because they […]

Read More…

Up close image of a woman with a lazy eye.

Amblyopia, also known as a lazy eye, most commonly begins in childhood. It can be present at birth, or it can develop as a result of a refractive error like nearsightedness, farsightedness, or astigmatism, which can blur the vision in one eye and lead to the brain favouring the other eye.  Amblyopia isn’t just a […]

Read More…

Girl outside putting her hand above her eyes to cover them from the sun.

Your eye colour can affect more than just which frames you choose for your glasses. Eye colour has as close a connection with overall eye health as many other parts of your eyes, and the colour of your unique eyes can have several interesting effects.  It’s true that people with a lighter eye colour, such […]

Read More…

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