Dr. David Mitchell

OD Optometrist

BIO:

Dr. Mitchell’s downtown Vancouver optometry practice provides a wide range of eyecare products and visual health exams for patients. Dr. Mitchell specializes in a number of services, including the fitting of contact lenses (rigid gas permeable, soft (toric and bifocal), extended wear, silicone hydrogel and accelerated orthokeratology. Orthokeratology (Ortho k) is a special type of rigid gas permeable contact lens that is worn at night. It works by reshaping the cornea, flattening it to correct nearsightedness and astigmatism without contacts, glasses, or surgery. We perform eye exams including retinal imaging, which can detect disease such as glaucoma, macular degeneration, retinal holes or detachments and diseases such as stroke,