Eye exams do more than determine if you see well. They are a vital part of your overall health. Doctors of optometry are healthcare professionals who provide primary vision care to determine the overall health of your eyes.

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How often should you get an eye exam?
What is a cataract?
How does diabetes affect the eye?

Your doctor of optometry has a wide scope of expertise. The Eye Health Library provides a quick reference for many common eye-related conditions and questions. For certainty, see your Doctor of Optometry.

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Upcoming Events

BC Doctors of Optometry runs continuing education events throughout the year to help doctors of optometry enhance their practice and maintain the highest standards of care.

September 8 @ 9:00 am

New Grad Boot Camp

New Grad Boot Camp provides recent graduates with a better understanding of the optometric profession in British Columbia. The one-day seminar provides practical tools, information, and advice to ensure new ODs get the most out of their profession for years to come. This is an excellent opportuni


September 24 @ 6:30 pm

GVOS/FVOA Regional Meeting & Continuing Education

Come and network with OD's in your area, while gaining CE credits! Join us at the Delta Hotel Conference Centre for a presentation by Dr. Alfonso Iovieno, From one solution to many: Making sense of Corneal Lamellar Surgery. Obsidian Health will also present on practice management. Don't mis


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As a member-driven organization, we take every opportunity to add value to your membership.

Our members are part of a larger voice that works to both enhance and advance the profession to the public. We offer a wealth of services and resources to further enhance your practice and lifestyle.

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