Get to Know Us

Lake Country Optometry has been providing visual and ocular health services, including comprehensive eye examinations, contact lens services, eye disease care, and more, for over 20 years. 

From our first Kelowna satellite clinic in 1994 to our expansion in 2011, Lake Country Optometry has expanded to twice its original size, with more room to serve the growing community. We continue to grow and are always looking for new ways to help our patients using new technology and expanded services.

Contact us to schedule your appointment today and see how our experience and dedication can help you reach your vision goals.

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Our Mission

Lake Country Optometry is focused on providing experienced eye care and eyewear solutions for our patients. Our mission is to deliver evidence-based treatments and up-to-date care.

We value giving you excellent service, from your eye exam to helping you pick out new glasses or contacts. Our team goes the extra mile to help you have an amazing visit whenever you walk through our doors.

Giving Back to Our Community

At Lake Country Optometry, we’re proud to support a variety of local initiatives that help make a difference in the lives of our neighbours:

  • Supporting Local Events: You might find us sponsoring events like the Oyama Fun Day or the Lake Country ArtWalk, fostering community spirit and connection.
  • Investing in Education: We partner with organizations like the Central Okanagan Bursary and Scholarship Society (COBSS) to help local students achieve their academic goals.
  • Caring for Seniors: We contribute to initiatives like the Blue Heron Villa Seasonal Fundraiser.
  • Promoting Health Awareness: We support events like the Lake Country Health “Shine a Light” gala, which promotes healthy living in our community.
  • Brain Health Advocacy: We believe in supporting organizations like BrainTrust Canada, which is dedicated to brain health research and education.

By giving back, we strive to create a brighter, healthier future for everyone in Lake Country.

Meet Our Doctors


Dr. Lisa Zhang, Owner and Optometrist


Dr. Alim Karmali, Associate Optometrist


Dr. Brittany Rollett, Associate Optometrist


Dr. Carol Main, Associate Optometrist

Meet Our Team



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Our Location

Visit Us

Find us on the corner of Main Street and Beaver Lake Road. We are accepting new patients and looking forward to welcoming you and your family.

Our Address

  • 49-9522 Main Street
  • Lake Country, BC V4V 2L9

Contact Information

Our Hours

  • Monday: 9:00 AM 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday: 9:00 AM 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday: 8:00 AM 7:00 PM
  • Thursday: 9:00 AM 5:00 PM
  • Friday: 9:00 AM 5:00 PM
  • Saturday: 9:00 AM 3:00 PM
  • Sunday: Closed

Our Brands

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, we accept all prescriptions for glasses that have not expired. If your prescription is expired or you need to have your prescription assessed, we are more than happy to book you an appointment with one of our doctors for an exam.

We make glasses in-house, and it takes around 3 hours for us to edge the lenses into your frame of choice. If glasses need to be ordered in, they typically take around 7 to 10 business days. Specialty orders may take longer to arrive. Our optical will do our best to give you an accurate time estimate and have your glasses made as soon as we can.

A full eye exam includes the following:

    • A comprehensive ocular and medical history check-up to identify or assess your risk factors for certain eye diseases

    • A vision check and prescription for glasses, if warranted

    • Binocular vision testing to check how your eyes are functioning together

    • A measurement of intraocular pressure (IOP) on all patients

    • An optomap scan of your retina on all patients

    • An OCT (optical coherence tomography) scan for adults

    • A comprehensive eye health check in the office by the doctor

    • If warranted, your eye doctor may recommend a visual field test to better assess peripheral vision in association with the use of medications with risk of harmful effects on vision

Children (18 and under), seniors (65+), or those with certain medical conditions are eligible for medical services plan (MSP) coverage. MSP covers part of the eye exam and visual field tests (think of it like insurance), lowering the total cost of the exam you/your insurance is responsible for. We do not charge for children age 2 and under.

A patient is NOT eligible for MSP coverage if:

  • You are from out of province
  • Not registered with BC medical
  • If you have had an eye exam elsewhere within the past year
Service Full Cost If MSP Billable
Adult Eye Exam (19+) $152 $105
Adult Contact Lens Wearer Eye Exam (19+) $167 $120
Child Eye Exam (2-18) $85 $30
Child Contact Lens Wearer Eye Exam (2-18) $100 $45

Yes, we are more than happy to be a part of your LASIK journey. We are pleased to offer post-op follow-ups.

Yes, we can directly bill most insurance companies. If your insurance company is not eligible for direct billing, we will provide you with a detailed receipt to submit for reimbursement.

Please bring a list of medications, your glasses and contact lenses (or your last prescription), and any forms that need to be completed.

Full eye exams are usually between 30 to 45 minutes.

Our office offers wide-field retinal imaging with the optomap machine on all patients who are physically able to. The optomap scan provides a 200-degree image of the retina (inside lining of the eye).

In certain cases, dilation is still recommended to better assess the retina and check for cataracts and other ocular diseases. If you are dilated, we encourage bringing a driver with you so you feel more safe on the way home.

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