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Welcome to Creston Optometric Eye Centre

We take pride in building lasting relationships with our patients, which is why we take the time to get to know you, your vision requirements and your lifestyle needs.  Schedule an Appointment Online


Our optometrists, Drs. Zackowski and Foutz, give you a personal touch as they help with all your eye care concerns. Call us today! Schedule an Appointment Online


The Leading Eye Care Center in Creston, BC

Whether you require regular eye exams, the treatment of ocular disease, follow up to eye surgery or the right pair of contact lenses or glasses, you want an eye doctor with the experience, and skill to make you comfortable on your visit. Our Creston optometrists, Dr. Gene Zackowski and Dr. Jan Zackowski will take the time to get to know you and your eye care history.

Our comprehensive eye care services include eye health examinations, pediatric eye exams, cataract assessment and follow up, visual field examinations, custom contact lens fitting, Lasik co-management, vision therapy with low vision, and in-house retinal and glaucoma screenings. With the latest and most advanced technology and diagnostic equipment, including Optos imaging mapping, Fundus camera imaging, and optical coherence tomography (OCT), we’re equipped to care for all eye health conditions, and provide you with the most suitable treatment options to match your vision needs.

Creston Optometric Eye Centre has provided the finest quality vision care to the town of Creston, BC and the area for more than 60 years. Our friendly experienced optical staff, stays abreast of the latest lens technologies and fashion trends and can help you find the perfect eye wear for every vision and fashion need. We strive to provide the best quality vision care, using the finest quality service and products associated with that care.

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Focus on Eyeglasses

We carry the latest European and American designer eyewear collections in a variety of styles, colors and materials.

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Focus on Contact Lenses

Whether you wear daily, weekly or monthly disposables, or conventional (vial) lenses, check out our selection of lenses that fit your needs.

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Designer Eyewear

We have an extensive selection of eyewear including the latest styles in designer sunglasses and prescription eyeglasses.

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Q & A On Eye Exams

Dr. Zackowski Answers Your Eye Exam Questions

Why should I have my eyes examined? They seem fine!

Eye problems can often have very few symptoms and rarely any pain. Optometrists use specialty instruments to evaluate your eye health, muscle alignment, ability to judge depth and colour, your peripheral vision and of course your vision. It is always best to discover a problem at an early stage.

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Tech Focus: Dry Eye Syndrome

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Occasionally people can’t generate sufficient tears or their tears don’t have the proper qualities to maintain eye health and comfort. This can create a lack of lubrication and moisture on the eye, otherwise known as dry eyes.

At Creston Optometric Eye Centre, our eye doctors are experienced at treating all levels of dry eyes to free your eyes of any irritation or redness.

Schedule an appointment today to discuss your benefits & find a great pair of glasses.

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Contacts don’t need to be an everday routine. Plus, you can avoid the worry of losing a contact lens. All you need to do is try daily contact lenses. We’re sure you’ll never turn back! Call our office today about TotalOne Daily Contacts.

Contact Lens Pick-Up Service

We accept Contact Lens Orders over the phone.

We’ll have your contacts prepared for you, ready for pick-up, so you don’t have to wait.

Seeing Is Vital to the Quality of Your Life

Eyes are important indicators of overall health, and comprehensive eye care goes beyond a prescription for glasses or contact lenses.

At Creston Optometric Eye Centre, we take the time to get to know you, your eye care history, and your vision needs. Our optometrists provide the expert care, advice, options, and follow up you need whether you are a new patient or an existing one.

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Creston Optometric Eye Centre

223 16 Ave N
Creston, BC V0B 1G0


Phone: 250-428-2044
Fax: 250-428-4985

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Clinic Hours

  • 8:15 AM - 5:00 PM
  • 8:15 AM - 5:00 PM
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