Originally from Saint-Basile, in northwest New Brunswick, Dr. Levesque graduated from University of Waterloo in 1994. He then moved to Halifax where he worked for a year and a half. Dr. Levesque purchased the Liverpool office in 1996 and started another one in Digby that same year. He really enjoys practicing in friendly rural Nova-Scotia. He is licensed to prescribe medication to treat ocular infection, dry eyes and ocular allergies in addition to removing foreign bodies.
Dr. Levesque has always been very involved in the Nova Scotia Association of Optometrists and served on council of that organization for four years. Most of his time outside the office is now being spent with his young kids and wife. When he has some spare time, he enjoys playing hockey, downhill skiing, swimming, sailing and playing tennis.
Tanya graduated from the Accounting Program at the Nova Scotia Community College in 1993. She has been in the optometric field since 1994, joining Dr. Levesque's practice in July of 1996. She completed the Optometric Assistant course in July of 2000. As well as fitting eye glasses, she does the book keeping for all three locations. Tanya spends her spare time with her two children and cocker spaniel Macie.
Heather graduated from the Hospitality Administration program at the University College of Cape Breton in 1987 and she joined Dr. Levesque's practice in July 1996. She completed the Optometric Assistants course in August 1999 when it first became available in Canada. Heather spends her free time with her husband, Rob, and their two children Amelia and Rhys.
Wendy joined Dr. Levesque's practice in 1997. Starting out on a part-time basis and has been working full time since 2000. She completed the Optometric Assistant course in July 2002. Wendy spends her free time with her husband Steve and granddaughter, Casey, at her cabin in Greenfield.
Joining our team in February 2008, Tanya graduated with a Hospitality & Tourism diploma from Lunenburg Campus in 1999. Tanya completed the Optometric Assistant course in June of 2009. Tanya spends some of her time in the eye glass dispensary and also in our edging lab. On Tanya’s days off she can be found spending time with her husband, Todd and their three daughters, Lauren, Addison and Bree.
Julie joined our team in April of 2008. She completed the Optometric Assistant program in June of 2009. She spends most of her time in our eye glass dispensary. Julie enjoys spending time with her husband Raymond, daughter Kara and son Mitchell. When she has free time she likes to visit with family and friends.
Dr Carol Doman
Heather graduated from the Annapolis Campus Community College in 1998 with a Diploma in Applied Communication Arts. She graduated from the Halifax Campus Community College in 1999 and 2001 with diplomas in Photography and Digital Imaging. Since returning to her hometown in 2001, she has operated her own part time Photography business. In her free time she enjoys scenic photography and spending time with her nephews.
Julie graduated from Dalhousie University in 1995 and from the Nova Scotia College of art and Design in 2000. After working as a metalsmith and custom jeweller for 14 years, her fascination with eyes and vision brought her to the Liverpool Eye Care Center team. In her spare time she continues making jewellery and painting. Julie lives in Liverpool with her 3 sons.
Shayna recently joined our team in October 2017. Shayna graduated from
NSCC in June of 2015 with a diploma in Pharmacy Technology. She has
steadily become an asset to the team and part of the family in both the
Liverpool and Annapolis offices. She will be the friendly face that pretests
you before seeing the Optometrist.
Dr. Sally Dickinson
Dr. Sally Dickinson was born in Halifax, NS and graduated from Armbrae Academy in 2009 before continuing her education at Dalhousie University. She received her Bachelor of Science with honours in neuroscience in 2013. She followed her interest in the visual sciences by pursuing a Doctor of Optometry degree at the University of Waterloo, graduating with honours in 2017.
As part of her training, Dr. Dickinson did an ocular disease and therapeutics placement with Eye Centers of South Florida in Miami, Florida where she expanded her clinical knowledge on managing and treating many eye and systemic diseases.
Dr. Dickinson is very pleased to return to her home in the Maritimes and join the Liverpool Eye Care Center team as an associate. In her leisure time, she enjoys cooking and baking, travelling, reading, stand-up paddle boarding, and exploring the many beautiful beaches and hiking trails the east coast has to offer.