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.
Dr Sara Wilkinson
Originally from Port Mouton, Dr. Sara Wilkinson graduated from Dalhousie University in 2000 with a Bachelor of Science degree (Advanced Major in Biology). She then attended the University of Waterloo. She worked at our Liverpool office as a student and also did her externship with Dr. Levesque. Dr. Wilkinson graduated in 2004 with a Doctor of Optometry degree.
Dr. Wilkinson began working at the Digby location in August 2004 soon after graduating. She is a member of the Nova Scotia Association of Optometrists and the Canadian Association of Optometrists. She has served on the Children’s Vision COETF and AGM Committees. When not at work,
Dr. Wilkinson keeps busy with her two young kids and husband.
Crystal graduated from the NSCC in the spring of 1984 from a two year Graphic Art & Design program. She worked for a computer software and internet company for seven years prior to joining Dr. Levesque’s office in July 1996. She completed the Optometric Assistant course in July 1999, the first year it was offered in Canada. Crystal has been with our team since the beginning in July 1996 and brings years of experience in helping you choose frames and lenses that best suits your needs. In her spare time, she still enjoys doing some form of artwork, and has recently caught the travel bug and loves to spend time somewhere warm on a beach.
Lisa joined our eye care team in March of 2004. She graduated from the Nova Scotia Teachers College in 1990. She taught in Halifax with special needs children for 10 years before moving back home. She became a certified optometric assistant in July of 2005. Lisa now works full time in our Digby practice in our edging lab. She enjoys travelling, summers camping, family and 2 golden retrievers.
Jackie first joined our team in February of 1997. She left for a couple of years to help with her husband’s refrigeration business. Jackie completed her course and became a Certified Optometric Assistant in October 2007. Jackie will be happy to help you select your new set of eye glasses as well as answer any questions you might have.
Sabrina joined our team in October 2013. She has completed her Optometric Assistant’s course. Sabrina is originally from Digby and she is excited to call Digby home permanently. After taking a year’s maternity leave to be with her son, she is estatic to be back as a member of the Digby Eye Care team.
Jill joined our team in October 2015. Since then, Jill has completed her Optometric Assistant’s course. Jill has experience working in customer service and will be more than happy to assist you when you arrive whether it be to pretest you for your exam, or help you with adjustments or repairs. In her spare time she enjoys reading and spending time with Dan.
A recent graduate of the Medical Office Administration Course, Megan joined our team in October 2017. Megan has many years of customer service experience. She is looking forwars to assisting you with any of your eyecare needs.
Brittany joined our team in July 2017. Brittany graduated from Holland College in 2016 with Certificates in Medical Support Services and Health Unit Coordinator. She is currently taking the Optometric Assistant’s course and will graduate this year. Brittany works at both the Digby Eye Care Center and the Annapolis Eye Care Center
Janice will be the first person you meet upon your arrival. Janice joined the Eye Care team in May 2017. She enjoys working with seniors and helping them with their concerns. Always with a friendly smile, Janice can be found working at both the Digby and Annapolis offices.