Optometrist, Dr. Ralph Saari provides essential healthcare services for your entire family, such as eye examinations and contact lens fittings. Additional assessments may include Digital Retinal Imaging, Heidelberg Retinal Tomography (HRT), Interior Biomicroscopy, threshold Field Studies, Pachymetry, gonioscopy, and assessments for glaucoma, cataracts, ocular injuries, eye infections and disease.

A regular eye exam by your optometrist can detect changes to your vision and eye health. This comprehensive eye exam includes a thorough history taking, an OCT, a review of eye health, a check of your vision and co-ordination of your eyes, an assessment of the spectacle prescription and a complete discussion of any diagnosis and treatment issues arising from the eye exam.


Call today 905-735-7035 to book your eye exam with Dr. Ralph Saari.


  • Dr Saari's office is wheelchair accessible.
  • Also, there is a children's area just off of the waiting room for kids who want to read and play.
  • We are located on 20  Cross Street, Welland, just between the Courthouse on East Main St, and the Market Square.
  • There is free parking available on the street as well as in the neighbouring Market Square.

***When you come in for your appointment, don't forget to bring your healthcard.


Patients receiving assistance from The Ministry of Community and Social Services (ODSP, Ontario Works or CSS) have eye examination coverage every 2 years.

We deal with most major insurance companies and would be happy to process your Greenshield and Great West Life payments.

OHIP COVERAGE: Persons who are under the age of 20 and over 65 are covered by OHIP as well as people with medical reasons such as glaucoma, diabetes and cataracts.