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Minnedosa (204) 867-2455 | Neepawa (204) 476-2002


Our Location

129 2nd Ave Sw PO Box 270
Minnedosa, MB R0J 1E0
499 Mountain Ave PO Box 1570
Neepawa, MB R0J 1H0

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Our Eye Doctors

Eye care professionals specialize in understanding how the human eye really works, as well as diseases and conditions that affect your vision – many of which do not have obvious symptoms. Eye doctors know how age and risk factors affect vision over time for young and old, and they understand the benefits and features of corrective lenses including eyeglasses and contacts.

Our optometrists take the time to explain the results of your eye exam, describe your options and listen to your eye care needs. Because maintaining good eye health is an ongoing partnership, we encourage you to ask questions and share your health information, which could be vital to monitoring, diagnosing and treating potential vision problems.

Meet our doctors:

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Dr. Derek Papegnies

Derek Papegnies is a farm boy, originally from Wawanesa, MB. He obtained a Bachelor of Science from the University of Manitoba in 2000 and then graduated with a Doctor of Optometry from the University of Waterloo in 2005. Dr. Papegnies practiced in Brandon for 6 years at Total Eye Care...

Dr. Greg Perkins

Dr. Greg Perkins officially retired from Valley Optical and as an optometrist in the spring of 2017.  He is incredibly thankful to have met and cared for so many people over the 40+ years of service.  In his retirement he is enjoying spending time with his family who are scatted...