Welcome to the independent practice of Dr. Fred Fydell, Optometrist, who is committed to enhancing your quality of life by providing you with the highest standard of diagnostic eye care, visual solutions and recommendations.

Dr. Fydell has been honored to serve the people of the Thunder Bay and surrounding area for over 35 years, offering comprehensive vision examinations and diagnosing an array of eye conditions, diseases, visual and occupational problems.  He places the utmost importance on understanding your visual health and wants to work with you to ensure that you protect and safeguard your eyesight.  It's his goal that you are completely satisfied with his professional services and those of his optometric assistants.

Conveniently located at Intercity Shopping Centre just inside the mall's main entrance adjacent to the "Courtesy Desk," patients have easy access to free parking, buses and the taxi stand. Make an appointment online or call (807) 622 4447.

Top Optometrists in Thunder Bay, ON 2015
A Thunder Bay Optometrist winner of the 2015 Patients' Choice Awards.
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