Common Eye Problems & Surgeries

Common Eye Problems and Surgeries

Common Eye Problems

Blepharitis

Cataracts

Conjuctivitis (Pink Eye)

Diabetic Retinopathy

Floaters and Flashes

Glaucoma

Macular Degenation

Retinal Detachment

Strabismus


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.

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News & Events

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Island Health Magazine Spring 2021

Island Health magazine spring 2021 features articles on COVID-19 including a look back at the past year. Also included are articles on the health benefits of spending time in nature, memory loss and aging, and a moving article about one family’s journey with hospice care.

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Currents Winter 2021

Currents Winter 2021

Read vaccination stories, updates on the Cowichan District Hospital build and more, in the latest edition of Currents!

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Cowichan eye-surgery patient Canada’s first recipient of new lens implant technology

Cowichan eye-surgery patient Canada’s first recipient of new lens implant technology

Tracy Parow is Canada’s first recipient of new lens implant technology.

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