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JASON M. CARRUTHERS, RO, FCLS(C), ORTHO-K
Optician & Orthokeratologist in Windsor, Ontario.
Over 30,000 lens fittings performed.
Giving a lecture on Ortho-k at the Academy of Ophthalmic Education Conference
Jason Carruthers is a dual licensed optician & orthokeratologist with special interest in scleral lenses for keratoconus. He travels extensively, training and advising practitioners across Canada to fit specialty contact lenses. He was born and raised in Windsor Ontario where he attended Kennedy High School and the University of Windsor.
He studied Ophthalmic Optics and Ocular Pathology at The School of Opticianry at Georgian College where he was awarded an honours diploma. In 1994 he received his license to practice and was registered with the College of Opticians of Ontario (COO).
He received advanced training in surgical co-management, refraction and ocular surface disease at the Lasik MD Vision Centre in London, Ontario working alongside renowned eye surgeons.
Jason is also a recognized expert in the field of cosmetic eyelash extension.
With annual continuing education and a passion for patient care, Jason strives to incorporate modern lens technology into his practice as Director of Orbit Contact Lens Institute.
Memberships & Certifications
Lecturer, AOE Academy of Ophthalmic Education
Certified Orthokeratologist - Paragon CRT
Master of Scleral Lenses - Onefit MED
Master of Multifocals - Bausch & Lomb Ultra
College of Opticians of Ontario
Ontario Opticians Association
Opticians Association of Canada
Contact Lens Society of Canada*
#1 Multifocal Provider in Canada - Bausch & Lomb MF for Astigmatism
#1 Ortho-K Provider in Windsor - Paragon CRT
#1 Scleral Lens Provider in Windsor - Onefit MED
#1 Doctors Choice for referrals
We are simply the best at what we do!
ORBIT CONTACT LENS serves the need for modern, quality contact lens care in the Windsor / Essex region. We are a full-service contact lens specialty practice located conveniently at Amy Croft Drive in Lakeshore.
We specialize in contact lenses for all types of vision disorders and therapeutic needs such as myopia control, irregular cornea, keratoconus, dry eye (OSD) and high refractive errors. We offer advanced correction for challenging eye conditions such as ectasia, corneal transplant, RK, Sjogrens, Pellucid marginal degeneration, RCE, high astigmatism, eye injuries and other corneal irregularities.
It all begins with a comprehensive contact lens appointment that includes a battery of tests to evaluate your corneas, your tear film and your visual needs.
Whether it's soft disposable lenses, RGPs, Multifocal & Progressive contacts, hybrid lenses, toric, bandage, prosthetic, scleral or ortho k lenses, we have the right solution for your vision needs. We're excited about helping you discover the freedom of better vision without glasses.
To book an assessment, click here.
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