FYidoctors, the world’s largest optometrist-controlled eye care company, is pleased to announce the addition of five Family Vision clinics in the Halifax Regional Municipality (HRM). 

“We’re thrilled to welcome Family Vision to FYidoctors and to continue reaching more patients across the Maritimes,” said Dr. Alan Ulsifer, CEO and Chairman of FYidoctors. “Family Vision has built a strong reputation in the Halifax region as a top eye care provider. With their addition, we now have significant market share in Halifax and we will step up our game in making FYidoctors an iconic brand.”

For over 50 years, Family Vision has served the communities of Halifax, Dartmouth, and the surrounding areas, making it one of the HRM’s oldest, and largest full-service optometry clinics in the province. Included in their team of optometry professionals is Dr. Stephanie Blackmore, Dr. Miriam Debly, Dr. Marni Denman, Dr. Michael Oulahen, Dr. Sarah Farrag, Dr. Jody Killoran, Dr. Rhett MacDonald, and Dr. Jenna Snow, all of whom bring to Family Vision’s clinics a collective variety of skills and experience in the optometry field. Their current offerings include eye exams, glasses, contact lens fittings, laser refractive surgery, post-op care and emergency eye care.

“Over the years, myself, along with Dr. Debly and our dedicated team of optometrists and staff have watched Family Vision grow into one of the region’s most trusted chain of optometric clinics in the province,” said Dr. Michael Oulahen. “We have always strived to provide professional services for all of our patients eye care needs and look forward to the additional benefits provided through a partnership with FYidoctors.” 

The addition of Family Vision’s five clinics brings the total of number of FYidoctors’ locations in the province of Nova Scotia to 13. Experiencing record year-over-year population growth in the region, the clinics will now offer new and long-time residents added benefits such as access to enhanced diagnostic retinal imaging, exclusive brands and internal freeform technology that offers high-quality lenses.