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Welcome to Lucent Family Eye Care

Your Trusted Optometrists in Burnaby, BC

From our office in South Burnaby, BC, Lucent Family Eye Care serves patients from Canada’s Burnaby, New Westminster, Vancouver, Surrey and Southeast Vancouver areas.

Our eye doctors provide a variety of technologically advanced eye care services including comprehensive eye exams, pediatric eye exams, treatment of eye emergencies and pink eye plus treatment or management of eye diseases including glaucoma, macular degeneration, cataracts, dry eye and more.

Additionally, we have a top-notch optical clinic that includes a wide variety of designer frame brands, sunwear and specialty glasses such as swimming and sport goggles. Lucent Family Eye Care provides eye exams for contact lens wearers plus expert care and advice on many brands of contact lenses.

Click the buttons below to call our office or schedule an appointment online. Our eye care staff will explain your options and help you choose the best eyewear for your needs, but you may prepare by viewing our page on choosing frames to suit your face shape and our page on accepted insurance plans at Lucent Family Eye Care.

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Eye Focus on Glasses

We will help you find the best fit for your specific needs and explain how different lenses and frames will impact your vision.

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Eye Emergencies

Our Burnaby optometry practice provides emergency services for eye infections, eye injuries and other eye urgencies.

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Comprehensive Eye Exams

Learn about eye exams, what’s involved in a comprehensive exam, and special considerations for kids and contacts.

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Make your resolution for healthy vision this year with increased awareness of the leading cause of blindness worldwide.

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Bonsor SUCCESS Fair 2016

Dr. Yee was at the Bonsor Community Centre in Burnaby for the annual S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Health Fair to bring awareness about eye health to the Chinese community. Read More

Q&A with Dr. Linda Yee

Dr. Yee Answers Your Eye Care Questions

Q: My eye is suddenly red and irritated/painful, what should I do?

Whenever you get a red eye, it is very important to make an emergency eye appointment immediately with our eye doctor to see what the cause is. Some red eyes will go away with rest, but some are vision threatening and could cause blindness within 24 hours (ie. If the cause was a microorganism from contact lens wear). If you wear contact lenses, remove them immediately and do not wear until the redness subsides. Our doctor uses a high magnification slit lamp to examine your eyes to determine the exact cause of the problem and will treat accordingly. A family doctor usually does not have the necessary equipment and will treat based on your symptoms only. If your eyes need antibiotic eye drops, our eye doctor can prescribe the proper ones for your condition. Emergency minor evaluations are usually MSP covered.

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