Optometrist & Partner, eyeDOCS
After studying physics at the University of Ottawa, Dr. Fauchon graduated from the University of Montreal, School of Optometry in 1997.
He did an internship at the Quentin Burdick Memorial Hospital in Belcourt, North Dakota, with an emphasis on diseases of the retina and glaucoma.
He Joined eyeDOCS in 1997 and became partner in 1998.
He provides full scope optometric care with special interest in disease of the eye, more particularly for glaucoma and diabetic patients. He also works closely with laser centers for pre- and post-refractive laser surgery co-management. He enjoys going to different schools in the Ottawa area to perform eye exam to the junior and senior kindergarten students.
Dr. Fauchon is a member of the Canadian Association of Optometrists, the Ontario Association of Optometrists and the Ottawa Society of Optometrists. He serves as a member of the Canadian Examiners in Optometry (serves as an assessor during licensing examinations of students at the University of Montreal, School of Optometry).
Leisure time activities include traveling with his wife and children, golf, hockey and to a certain point, being a handyman. He loves coaching his two son’s hockey team in the Cumberland Minor Hockey Association.
- Pre- and post-refractive laser surgery co-management.
- Diseases of the eye, with a focus on Glaucoma and Diabetic patients.
- Member of Ottawa Society of Optometrists (OSO).
- Member of Ontario Association of Optometrists (OAO).
- Member of Canadian Association of Optometrists (CAO).
- Dr. Fauchon works with local elementary schools to organize vision screenings.
- Dr. Fauchon performs in school comprehensive eye examinations on kindergarten students for the ESEL Program in conjunction with the Ontario Association of Optometrists (OAO) and the Government of Ontario.
- Member of the Canadian Examiners in Optometry – serving as an assessor during licensing examinations of students at the
- University of Montreal, School of Optometry.
- Coaching with the Cumberland Minor Hockey Association.
eyeDOCS LOCATIONS OF PRACTICE
- eyeDOCS Preston
- eyeDOCS Ottawa