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Our Optometrists

Drs. Vinge, Mann and Groeneweg are registered with the Colleges of Optometry in British Columbia and Alberta. They also belong to the BC, Alberta and Canadian Association’s of Optometry.
We are constantly upgrading our instruments and knowledge to the lastest technology in eye care.

Dr. Donald Vinge

Dr VingeDr. Don Vinge graduated from the University of Waterloo as a Doctor of Optometry in 1981. He joined Dr. Tom Adamck in the Fernie and Elkford office, and opened the Blairmore location.

During the 30 years, he has, with the suport of the patients been able to keep up with the scientific and technological changes in the eye care.

Over the years, he has been able to contribute to Third World eye care, optometric associtations and organizations.

His passion for the outdoor activities such as skiing, fishing, mountain biking, and hiking brought him to the area 30 years ago.

He and his wife Regina have 4 children, who are working and finishing university courses.

 

Dr. Jeff Mann

Rocky Mountain Optometry 13Dr. Jeff Mann graduated as a Doctor of Optometry from the University of Waterloo in 1992, and joined Dr. Vinge at Rocky Mountain Optometry. He has been very involved with local serice groups and optometric organizations over the years. 

Outside of work he enjoys skiing, mountain biking, diving and aerobatic flying.

 

 

 

Dr. Shane Groeneweg

Rocky Mountain Optometry 8Dr. Groeneweg joined the practice in 2007, after graduating from the University of Waterloo. He is an avid skier and mountain biker, and enjoys living in the mountains. He grew up on a farm near Fort Macleod, and has a B.Sc. from the University of Lethbridge.