Common Eye Problems & Surgeries

Common Eye Problems and Surgeries

Common Eye Problems



Conjuctivitis (Pink Eye)

Diabetic Retinopathy

Floaters and Flashes


Macular Degenation

Retinal Detachment


Common Eye Surgeries and Procedures

Most Common Surgeries:

Oculoplastic Surgeries:

Retinal Procedures and Surgeries:

Surgeries to correct nearsightedness (myopia) or farsightedness (hyperopia) are offered at private clinics on Vancouver Island. Learn more about these types of surgery on the HealthLinkBC website.


News & Events

island health mag fall 19

Island Health Magazine Fall 2019

The fall issue of Island Health magazine includes articles on Active Transportation, Recovery Success Stories and Handling Bats. This issue also features articles on Handling the Holidays including the Importance of Self-Care and Lightening up your Holiday Dinner.

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​​​​​​​Port Alice Health Centre service model announced

​​​​​​​Port Alice Health Centre service model announced

Island Health is pleased to announce a new service delivery model for Port Alice, based on recent conversations with the Village Council, Port Alice Health Forum and community members.

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