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January 16, 2019
Glaucoma is a disease that affects the optic nerve. The disease causes optic nerve damage, which leads to partial or total vision loss. These two type...
January 9, 2019
Glaucoma is a disease that affects the optic nerve. The disease causes the nerve cells at the front of the optic nerve to die, which leads to partial...
January 2, 2019
There are several different variations of Glaucoma, but in this article we will mainly focus on Primary Open Angle Glaucoma. This means that there is...

    Dr. Shelly Hook

    Shelly 1Dr. Shelly Hook graduated from the University of Waterloo, School of Optometry after finishing her B.Sc.(Honors) in Zoology and M.Sc. (Cell Physiology) at the University of Alberta.  Upon graduating from the University of Waterloo, Dr. Hook received serveral awards for outstanding clinical achievements and academic excellence.

    She opened her practice in 1981 in Edmonton and moved to her current location in Millwoods in 1991.

    Dr. Hook's work in the area of Developmental and Binocular Vision has earned her the respect of other professionals inside and outside the health care field.  She and her therapy team work closely with schools, pyschologists, and other professionals to help children with learning disabilities and eye coordination problems.  This is an area of special interest to Dr. Hook in addition to her primary eye care practice.

    She is a member of the Canadian Association of Optometrists, Alberta Association of Optometrists and The Edmonton Society of Optometrists.  Dr. Hook has served her profession as Registrar, Chair of The Discipline Committee and Chair of the Children's Vision Committee.

    In her spare time, she is an avid golfer and can be found on the links with her husband, Michael.  She resides in Edmonton with her husband and two high maintenance Devon Rex cats.

     

     

     

Mission Statement:

Our mission is to provide comprehensive, personalized, vision care utilizing state of the art instruments and technology.

Vision Statement:

Our Vision is our patients, whose needs are met by a dedicated, enthusiastic team committed to providing the best professional service possible.

Our Goal:

Our goal is to educate our patients, about their eye health and visual needs for a lifetime.