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 24

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, followed by a presentation by Obsidian Health on practice management. Also,


September 29

Vancouver Island Regional Meeting & CE

Mark your calendars and register for BCDO's Vancouver Island Regional Meeting! In the morning, take the opportunity to enjoy the Cowichan Valley. Then, have lunch and network with fellow optometrists at the Vancouver Island Motorsport Circuit, and learn about development


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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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