Ocular Emergencies, Newmarket, ON

We see ocular emergencies on a walk-in basis weekdays from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at our office near Newmarket, ON.

Ocular EmergenciesProblems with your vision and eyes can be disconcerting and can even threaten your ability to see. If you feel like you need to see an optometrist as soon as possible, you can come and visit us at Dr. Miller & Dr. Tilis Family Optometry. We see ocular emergencies on a walk-in basis weekdays from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. If you are unable to come into our office during these times, we encourage you to call us, and we will accommodate you as quickly as possible.


The examination fees for an ocular emergency range from $60 to $105 depending on the testing required. Please bring your 
insurance information with you because we may be able to direct bill the fees to your private insurance.

There are number of different ocular emergencies that require attention from one of our optometrists. You should come into our office right away if:

  • You notice flashing lights in your vision
  • Floaters appear in your eye and they are accompanied by flashing lights
  • Your vision suddenly becomes blurred and distorted or you experience partial or full loss of vision
  • Pain persists in one of your eyes that will not go away
  • An ingrown eyelash, eyelid skin lesion, red eyes, or excess tear production is a constant source of irritation

Whenever our patients in the Newmarket, Ontario area are seen for an ocular emergency, we send a report to their family physician within 24 hours, so the situation can be included in their medical records. We will do the same for you and provide you with compassionate care as we attend to your vision needs. For more information about our services designed for ocular emergencies, please contact us at Dr. Miller & Dr. Tilis Family Optometry today.


At Dr. Miller & Dr. Tilis Family Optometry, we treat ocular emergencies for residents of Newmarket, Bradford, and East Gwillimbury, Ontario.