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 My Glasses Prescription Too Strong?

Prescription Lenses

Can My Glasses Prescription Be Too Strong? New glasses, outdated prescriptions, and vision changes can all contribute to feeling like your prescription is wrong.  When your prescription feels too strong, you might experience headaches, nausea, and eye strain, among other things. It might not be clear why your prescription feels wrong, but it doesn’t take […]

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July 26, 2022
Dr. Shaina Nensi, OD

When Is It Too Late to Treat Lazy Eye?

Lazy Eye

When Does It Become Too Late to Treat Lazy Eye? Amblyopia or lazy eye is an eye disorder that usually occurs in childhood. It starts between 6 and 9 years of age and only affects one eye.  25% of school-aged children have vision problems. A comprehensive children’s eye exam can diagnose lazy eyes early, and […]

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July 26, 2022
Dr. Shaina Nensi, OD

Is Vision Therapy Covered by OHIP?

Vision Therapy

Vision therapy is one type of occupational therapy that help improve visual skills. Vision therapy retrains your brain to process visual information from the environment and your eyes to work together more efficiently to see clearly. Based on your diagnosis, your optometrist can tailor a fully personalized treatment program using different techniques to improve your […]

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July 26, 2022
Dr. Shaina Nensi, OD
Two pairs of glasses lay on a light green box next to a light green background.

Can My Glasses Prescription Be Too Strong? New glasses, outdated prescriptions, and vision changes can all contribute to feeling like your prescription is wrong.  When your prescription feels too strong, you might experience headaches, nausea, and eye strain, among other things. It might not be clear why your prescription feels wrong, but it doesn’t take […]

Read More…

A little boy wearing glasses and an eye patch occluder.

When Does It Become Too Late to Treat Lazy Eye? Amblyopia or lazy eye is an eye disorder that usually occurs in childhood. It starts between 6 and 9 years of age and only affects one eye.  25% of school-aged children have vision problems. A comprehensive children’s eye exam can diagnose lazy eyes early, and […]

Read More…

Young smiling girls in a chair at the optometrist's office as she uses an occluder.

Vision therapy is one type of occupational therapy that help improve visual skills. Vision therapy retrains your brain to process visual information from the environment and your eyes to work together more efficiently to see clearly. Based on your diagnosis, your optometrist can tailor a fully personalized treatment program using different techniques to improve your […]

Read More…

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