Now offering three locations in Alberta to conveniently serve you with your eye care products and services!

Nobe Eye Care Associates

Calgary:
Phone: 587-470-4463

75 East Hills Blvd SE
Calgary, AB
T2A 6J8

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Lethbridge:
Phone: 403-380-2127

3200 Mayor Magrath Dr S
Lethbridge, AB
T1K 6Y6

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Medicine Hat:
Phone: 403-581-5713
2350 Box Springs Blvd NW
Medicine Hat, AB
T1C 0C8

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ABOUT US

Our Eye Care Doctors

Dr. Joel D. Harris, O.D.

Harris Website

DOCTORATE EDUCATION:
-UNIVERSITY OF WATERLOO SCHOOL OF OPTOMETRY-DOCTOR OF OPTOMETRY (OD)
-GRADUATED WITH HONOURS

-CLINICAL EXTERNSHIP:
1) NOBE EYECARE ASSOCIATES (LETHBRIDGE, ALBERTA, CANADA)
2) VISUAL EFFECTS (LETHBRIDGE, ALBERTA, CANADA)

-CLINICAL INTERNSHIP:
UNIVERSITY OF WATERLOO SCHOOL OF OPTOMETRY PRIMARY CARE CLINIC

UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION:
UNIVERSITY OF LETHBRIDGE
(LETHBRIDGE, ALBERTA, CANADA)
-MAJOR: NEUROSCIENCE

Dr. Jacky Lam, B.Sc., O.D.

Dr Lam Suot

DOCTORATE EDUCATION:
-SALUS UNIVERSITY (PENNSYLVANIA COLLEGE OF OPTOMETRY)-DOCTOR OF OPTOMETRY (OD)
(ELKINS PARK, PENNSYLVANIA, USA)

-CLINICAL EXTERNSHIP:
1) BALTIMORE VA MEDICAL CENTER (BALTIMORE, MARYLAND, USA)
2) EDMONTON VISION CENTRE (EDMONTON, ALBERTA, CANADA)
3) LOSSMAN EYE CENTER (CHICAGO, ILLINOIS, USA)

-CLINICAL INTERNSHIP:
THE EYE INSTITUTE LOW VISION CLINIC – SALUS UNIVERSITY PENNSYLVANIA COLLEGE OF OPTOMETRY

UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION:
UNIVERSITY OF CALGARY
(CALGARY, ALBERTA, CANADA)
-MAJOR: BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

VOLUNTEER MEDICAL MISSION SERVICE:
MEMBER OF SOSH (STUDENTS IN OPTOMETRIC SERVICE TO HUMANITY) -MISSION TRIP TO HAITI IN AUGUST 2014 TO PROVIDE CLINICAL EYE CARE TO UNDERSERVED POPULATIONS

Dr. Nobe S. Nijjar, B.Sc., B.S., O.D.

Nobe

DOCTORATE EDUCATION:
-NOVA SOUTHEASTERN UNIVERSITY-DOCTOR OF OPTOMETRTY (OD)
(FORT LAUDERDALE, FLORIDA, USA)
-GRADUATED WITH HONORS

-CLINICAL EXTERNSHIP:

1) MIAMI VA MEDICAL CENTER AND BASCOM PALMER EYE INSTITUTE – RATED #1 EYE HOSPITAL IN THE UNITED STATES BY U.S. NEWS (MIAMI, FLORIDA, USA)

2) AKER KASTEN EYE CENTER (BOCA RATON, FLORIDA, USA)

-CLINICAL INTERNSHIP:

1) NOVA SOUTHEASTERN UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF OPTOMETRY GLAUCOMA SPECIALTY SERVICE (FORT LAUDERDALE, FLORIDA, USA)

2) HONOURS CLINIC IN STRABISMUS AND AMBLYOPIA, OPTOMETRIC PRIMARY CARE CLINIC AND OPTICAL SERVICE (FORT LAUDERDALE, FLORIDA, USA)

UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION:
1) UNIVERSITY OF BRITISH COLUMBIA-BACHELOR OF SCIENCE (BSc)
(VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA, CANADA)
-MAJOR: BEHAVIOURAL NEUROSCIENCE

2) -NOVA SOUTHEASTERN UNIVERSITY-BACHELOR OF SCIENCE (BS)
(FORT LAUDERDALE, FLORIDA)
-MAJOR: VISION SCIENCE

PUBLICATIONS:
Bitot’s Spots in the African American Female Kenneth Seger OD, MS, Melanie Crandall, OD, MBA, Nobe Nijjar OD 2007, Maryke Neiberg, OD Optometry – Journal of the American Optometric Association, Volume 77, Issue 6, Pages 289-290
-Presented at American Optometric Association: Optometry’s Meeting © 2006 Las Vegas

AWARDS AND HONORS:
-BSK INTERNATIONAL HONORS SOCIETY, SELECTED TO REPRESENT NOVA SOUTHEASTERN UNIVERSITY AT THE NATIONAL OPTOMETRY COMPETITION IN LAS VEGAS 2006

OPTOMETRY ADMISSIONS EXAM:
-HIGHEST SCORE IN NORTH AMERICA IN 4 OUT OF 7 MEASURES, RANKED IN THE TOP 1% FOR OPTOMETRY APPLICANTS FOR NORTH AMERICA IN 2002.

DR. NOBE APPEARS IN SEVERAL MEDIA OUTLETS AS AN EXPERT ON EYE HEALTH INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING:

On Television:

Looking at Digital Eye Strain – CTV News Lethbridge

The Importance of Back to School Eye Examinations – Chat TV Evening News Medicine Hat 

Doctor Suggests Eye Exam Before Heading Back to School – Chat TV Online – Medicine Hat www.chattelevision.ca

In Print:

Age Related Eye Disease – Lethbridge Senior Times
Age Related Eye Disease – Medicine Hat Senior Services News
Children’s Vision Medicine Hat News

Dr. Aliya Pabani, B.Sc., O.D.

Dr. Aliya Pabani Photo

DOCTORATE EDUCATION:
-PACIFIC UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF OPTOMETRY-DOCTOR OF OPTOMETRY (OD) (FOREST GROVE, OREGON, USA)

-GRADUATED WITH HONORS

-CLINICAL EXTERNSHIP:
1. WALLA WALLA VA MEDICAL CENTER (WALLA WALLA, WASHINGTON, USA)
2. NAVAL MEDICAL CENTER SAN DIEGO (SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA, USA)
3. DR. BISHOP AND ASSOCIATES (CALGARY, ALBERTA, CANADA)
-CLINICAL INTERNSHIP:
PACIFIC UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF OPTOMETRY GLAUCOMA SPECIALTY SERVICE, PEDIATRIC SPECIALITY SERVICE, CONTACT LENS AND SPECIALTY CONTACT LENS CLINIC, LOW VISION CLINIC, AND PRIMARY CARE CLINIC

UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION:
UNIVERSITY OF WATERLOO
(WATERLOO, ONTARIO, CANADA)
-MAJOR: PRE-OPTOMETRY

-GRADUATED WITH HONOURS

 

Our Optometric Technicians

Jayme MacDonald, Medical Office Assistant

Jayme MacDonald, MOA

Post-Secondary Education

-Reeve’s College (Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada)

-Program: Medical Office Assistant

Clinical Role/Responsibilities

-operation of diagnostic instrumentation including digital retinal photography, ocular coherence tomography, auto-refraction, visual acuity, instillation of topical medications, medical scribing, dictation, medical billing, patient advocacy and follow-up

Ellise MacPherson, Medical Office Assistant

Ellise MacPherson, MOA

Post-Secondary Education

1) -Reeve’s College (Calgary, Alberta, Canada)

-Program: Medical Office Assistant

2) -Southern Alberta Institute of Technology

-Program: Junior Accounting

3)-Canadian Association of Petroleum Production Accounting

-Program: Accounting Level 1

Clinical Role/Responsibilities

-operation of diagnostic instrumentation including digital retinal photography, ocular coherence tomography, auto-refraction, visual acuity, instillation of topical medications, medical scribing, dictation, medical billing, patient advocacy and follow-up

Stevie Rosler, Medical Office Assistant

Stevie

Stevie Rosler, MOA

Post-Secondary Education

-Reeve’s College (Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada)

-Program: medical office assistant

Clinical Role/Responsibilities

-operation of diagnostic instrumentation including digital retinal photography, ocular coherence tomography, auto-refraction, visual acuity, instillation of topical medications, medical scribing, dictation, medical billing, patient advocacy and follow-up

Our Standard

We are a teaching institution and haved trained doctoral candidates on the 4th year externships from the University of Waterloo. We also train medical office assistants from Reeve’s College and the Academy of Learning.

We practice according to the standards of the Alberta College of Optometrists.

Links

Alberta Association of Optometrists
Canadian Association of Optometrists
University of British Columbia

University of Waterloo
Nova Southeastern University
Bascom Palmer Eye Hospital

IF YOU ARE HAVING AN EYE EMERGENCY PLEASE CALL US IMMEDIATELY:

Calgary:  587-470-4463 Lethbridge:  403-380-2127 Medicine Hat: 403-581-5713

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