About Us

Dr. Gordon Costigan
Dr. Gordon Costigan
Optometrist

My name is Dr. Gordon Costigan and I am committed to providing the most comprehensive eye care to you, your family, and our community.

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Katie
Katie
Certified Optometric Assistant

Katie joined Oceanside Optometry Clinic as a certified Canadian Optometric Assistant in 2010, shortly after moving from Ontario. She started as a technician and is now well versed in all aspects of the clinic. Katie enjoys helping patients find the perfect pair of new glasses, pre-testing and generally organizing the office. Outside of work she loves being outdoors and spending time with her family.

Andrea
Andrea
Certified Optometric Assistant

Andrea has been a dedicated team member since 1997. She has a passion for helping patients find fashionable, unique frames to complement their personalities. She is very resourceful when it comes to troubleshooting and meeting patient's individual needs. Andrea has been living on Vancouver Island since 1989 and enjoys exploring all the adventures the island has to offer.

Lindsay
Lindsay
Certified Optometric Assistant

Lindsay has been a part of our team since 2014. From day one her compassionate personality has shined through. Whether she's scheduling appointments, greeting people at the reception desk or pretesting patients she wants each patient to feel relaxed and welcome. Lindsay enjoys spending her down time crafting, being creative and spending time with family and friends.

Krissy
Krissy
Certified Optometric Assistant

Krissy grew up in the Oceanside area and after 10 years of travelling the world decided to move back and start a family. She began her career in Rugby England in 2006 and has been a certified Canadian Optometric Assistant since 2011. She thrives when given a challenge and loves helping people find the perfect pair of glasses to suit their style and ophthalmic needs. Krissy resides in Parksville with her husband and two children.

Rachel
Rachel
Certified Optometric Assistant

After being a patient since 2002, Rachel joined the practice in 2019. Always smiling, she is quick to assist patients with any questions or help them find that next fabulous pair of glasses. Outside of work she enjoys travelling and hiking around the world.

Julie
Julie
Certified Optometric Assistant

Julie joined our team in 2018 after working as a Care Aide for 13 years. She excels at providing outstanding patient care and preliminary testing for our patients. Outside of work Julie loves going to the lake or spending the weekend camping with her family.