Do I need glasses?

By: Dr. Shairoz Jessa Mar 01, 2013

How do I know if I need glasses?

The signs you may need glasses.

If you need glasses you may experience blurry vision at distance and/or at near. You may also experience other symptoms such as headaches, eyestrain, haloes/glare, problems with depth perception or double vision. At times you may not know if you need glasses until you visit an optometrist. We conduct a multitude of accurate tests to ensure you are seeing your best.

Dr. Jessa received her Honors Bachelors of Science degree in 2004 from the University of Toronto, where she graduated with high academic distinction. She continued on at the University of Waterloo completing her Doctor of Optometry Degree in 2008. Dr. Jessa was the recipient of the College of Optometrists of Ontario General Proficiency Medal, for having the highest academic average in the 2008 graduating Optometry class. She also received The Advanced Medical Optics General Proficiency Award and The E.J. Chisolm Memorial Scholarship for excelling in a third year pediatric optometry course. During her last year of training, Dr. Jessa completed an internship at the Parkland Health and Hospital System in Dallas, Texas; where she received thorough training in ocular disease management.