Your Vision is Important to Us
Hoedeman Optical has been the choice destination for eyeglasses, contact lenses, and vision testing for over 40 years, and numerous Readers’ Choice awards prove that the people of Chilliwack agree. In creating the “eye” deal store, Tom Hoedeman and his team have established a comfortable environment for the determination of eyewear needs. Hoedeman Optical uses Eyelogic technology to offer vision testing to customers, and even has a finishing lab onsite. Free Wi-Fi and a Keurig machine ensure that your visit is relaxing, and Tom’s display of antique eyewear ensures that you are entertained. Hoedeman Optical carries a wide range of frames, lenses, and contact lens brands to appeal to even the most discerning individual, and has the ability to special-order specific items as well. The team at Hoedeman Optical will also direct bill to many insurance plans, including Pacific Blue Cross, Great West Life, Sunlife, and many more which will save you time and money.
Your Vision Consultants
The vision consultants at Hoedeman Optical love to serve, and they have been doing it for a while now – combined, they have over 44 years of experience in vision testing, screening, consulting, measuring, fitting, and many other things opticians do. You can unwind and let them lead the way as they organize the fashion, function, and final fit of your eyewear. Hoedeman Optical uses Eyelogic technology to perform vision testing, and they offer testing as a free service to their customers. They also have a state-of-the-art edging and finishing lab onsite, meaning they personally put your glasses together and ensure that each pair meets their stringent quality checks. When it comes to contact lenses, you’ll never feel better about how you look, feel, and see after spending time with a fit specialist. So sit back, relax, and let Hoedeman Optical work for you.
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Meet The Team
The Vision Consultants at Hoedeman Optical take pride in their exceptional customer service and experience. Come on in and enjoy a cup of coffee or tea, use the free Wi-Fi, and relax in our wonderful store while you select your eyewear with friendly and helpful assistance. Hoedeman Optical has been operating in Chilliwack for more than 40 years and continues to provide you and your family with quality eyewear and professional, courteous service that is unique in today's increasingly consumerist service industry.
Tom Hoedeman has over 45 years of experience in the optical industry. Tom is a fully licensed Optician, Automated Refractor, and Contact Lens Fitter. He is extremely knowledgeable in vision testing, dispensing eyewear, and contact lens fitting. Before coming to Canada in 1980, Tom practiced as an Optometrist in Holland for several years. Shortly after he arrived in Canada, he opened Hoedeman Optical in Chilliwack and he has been building his practice ever since. Tom is married and has five grown children. He has a passion for helping others and has spent a great deal of time volunteering for non-profit organizations such as Hungry For Life. He has also participated in setting up an optical lab in Nigeria by providing training and equipment. Recently, he has been the donor of hundreds of reading glasses to the Ukraine, Mexico, Kurdistan and Kenya. He enjoys spending his time with his wife Francine, his kids and grandkids, outdoors, camping, golfing, tending to his yard and soaking up the good weather. Schedule an appointment with Tom, today!
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We accept most major insurance providers, offer free vision testing with purchase, and have competitive pricing. Whether you have insurance or not, you can afford our services.
We offer payment flexibility for those who need it.