ABOUT PAREKH OPTOMETRY

Good Vision Care is Important

It is an important part of overall health care for patients of every age. Having a licensed optometrist examine your eyes regularly leads to improved vision, correction of existing eye conditions and even prevention of future eye problems.

Parekh Optometry

We believe in providing our patients with the best possible Eye Care. We offer personalized service so that our patients never feel rushed, and we take the time for a thorough exam and discussion at each visit to make sure nothing is ever overlooked. We know that education is key to our patients’ eye health, so we take the time to explain each assessment and procedure, and advise on any possible concerns for the future.

Our Equipment

Regular eye exams are important for every member of the family.

We work with state-of-the-art equipment and we stay up to date on current techniques in our industry to give our patients the best care we possibly can. Our modern offices and friendly staff will set you at ease the minute you walk through our doors.

For your convenience, we have a great selection of quality glasses for sale at each of our locations at prices that are budget friendly. Another part of our full service commitment to meeting all of your eye health needs.

Our Doctors

Dr. Sunil Parekh

Sunil grew up in Kamloops, BC, and then completed his Undergraduate Degree at the University of Waterloo.

This then led him to London, England where he completed his Optometry Degree and gained experience and the world renown Moorfields Eye Hospital. After enjoying travelling around Europe with his wife, the two decided to make the move back to Canada and settle in the Okanagan. Sunil enjoys managing many eye diseases such as Cataracts and Macular Degeneration. In his spare time he enjoys working out and travelling.

Dr. Daniel Walker

Danny grew up in Mississauga, ON, and completed his Undergraduate and Optometry Degree at Waterloo as well.

He enjoys seeing a wide variety of patients and conditions within the scope of Optometry. Having said that, he has a special interest in ocular nutrition and disease prevention, as well as managing dry eye.In his spare time he enjoys music, cooking, hiking, and all types of traveling.

Dr. Rebecca Lamhonwah

Rebecca grew up in Revelstoke, BC. She was immersed in Optometry from a young age and decided to follow in her father’s footsteps.

After completing a one year honours research program at the University of British Columbia, Rebecca transferred to the University of Waterloo. There she completed her Bachelor of Science Degree and Optometry Degree, graduating with Dean’s Honour Distinction. While studying, Rebecca developed a keen interest in Pathology and Pediatrics. Outside of the world of Optometry, Rebecca enjoys hiking, kayaking and the outdoors with her family.

Dr. Karli Kilkus

Karli grew up in Kelowna, B.C. and chose to stay locally to complete her undergraduate degree in Honours Chemistry at the University of British Columbia – Okanagan.

After that she attended the University of Waterloo where she completed her Optometry training and graduated with Dean’s Honour Distinction. She then immediately returned home to the lovely Okanagan Valley to provide optometric care in her home town. Outside of optometry, Karli spends her time swimming, biking and motorcycling in the Summer and snowboarding in the Winter.

Eye for India

In September 2010 six Optometry Graduates embarked on an unforgettable journey to Calcutta, India to provide eyecare services. They rode on rikshas and crossed lakes to reach remote communities, providing eye exams and glasses. Dr. Parekh was proud to be a part of this mission and plans to go again in the near future.