About Us

Our Services

We are a one stop shop for your vision needs. With an onsite Optometrist and Optician, we are able to examine the health of your eyes, evaluate your prescription and fit you with 3 pairs of stylish and functional glasses.

Types of Glasses

We have an outstanding and versatile selection of frames for single vision, bifocal, and progressive vision lenses as well as a wide selection of specialty frames for sunglasses, sports and safety glasses. Our glasses can be customized for reading, computer and distance. We have fun and durable kids frames as well as contacts. We also have many designer frames such as Kate Spade, Carrera and Under Armour.

Our Story

We are a small family owned and run business with now 2 locations, one in Cambridge and Brantford. Established in 2021, we finally decided to take the leap of faith and rely on Duncan’s passion and experience in the optical field to open our own store. Although during a pandemic is a scary time to start a business, we are confident in our quality, service and value we provide. We are dedicated to enhancing your life through better vision while making your experience stress free!

Meet Duncan McLaughlin

Owner/Registered Optician

Duncan started his career in the optical field in 2008 as a sales team member in Brantford. After only 3 years he became the store’s manager. In 2011, he began the 4 year program towards becoming an optician. In 2015, Duncan graduated and became a Registered Optician with the College of Opticians of Ontario. Throughout his career, he continues to learn and prefect his skills and knowledge as an optician. With his extensive knowledge and passion for his patients, Duncan is always driven to go above and beyond for you.

Meet our Doctors

Dr Stepan Jaworsky

Stepan was born and raised in Waterloo, Ontario. A passion for healthcare led him down the path of Optometry into a career which enables him to provide his patients with high quality eye care. He earned his Honours Bachelor of Science degree at the University of Waterloo. In 2016, Stepan was accepted into the Doctor of Optometry program at the University of Waterloo, from which he graduated in 2020. During his final year of the Doctor of Optometry program, he had the incredible opportunity to provide direct care to over 1000 patients over the course of three internships, which gave him valuable exposure to, and experience in all areas of Optometry. Stepan enjoys establishing a connection with patients that ensures loyalty and builds trust. Stepan is fluent in Ukrainian, with some knowledge of most other Slavic languages. Outside of the office, Stepan enjoys travelling, swimming, playing piano, and spending time with friends and family. Stepan looks forward to providing you and your family with personalized eye care.

Dr Renée Hamer

Dr. Hamer received her Bachelor of Science degree from Acadia University in 2011. After this, she had the opportunity to work in the eye care industry and was able to garner 5 years of experience as an Optometric Assistant before going on to earn her Doctor of Optometry degree from the University of Waterloo, School of Optometry in 2020. Her education included a rotation through a contact lens clinic where she gained experience working with specialty contact lenses such as scleral lenses and orthokeratology. Dr. Hamer is passionate about patient education and outreach. In 2019, she was part of an Optometry mission that travelled to remote areas of Mexico to provide eye exams and eyewear for less fortunate populations. When not caring for patients, she enjoys Latin dance and crafting.

Meet our Team

Meet Krissy

Krissy started her career in the optical industry in 2017 and joined us just months after opening in 2021. She has continually provided excellent patient service during her career and through her growth of knowledge and skills, she has gained a passionate eye for what looks best on you. Krissy will work with you to provide a customized 3 for 1 package that meets all your eye care needs. Not only is she an energetic fashion consultant, she can also do it in Spanish.

Meet Jalisa

Jalisa started her optical journey in 2022 with the intention of completing her BA in History online while working full time. However, after a short while she fell in love with the optical industry and has chosen to stay longer to increase her knowledge with all things optics! She loves helping people and being able to help people see as well as feel their best everyday is her favourite part of the job. When she’s not working, she spends most of her time with her dog and partner; they love family walks!

Meet Sarah

Sarah is our behind-the-scenes wizard. She takes care of all things purchasing, design, social media, website and more. Along with being Duncan’s business partner, she is also his wife! When she is not helping to keep things moving at the stores, she is grooming cats. Although she doesn’t work in the stores on a regular basis, you may see her there for time to time (usually with kids in tow) and she will be happy to help you!

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Meet Kurt

Although Kurt is new to the optical world, he strives to bring a friendly presence to anyone he interacts with. Transitioning from industrial work to customer service has been a very positive change for him and he’s motivated to learn and grow into the optical industry. He values the relationships he builds while helping patients find their new glasses and clear sight!