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Optometry in Yorkton, SK | VisionSense Eyecare

VisionSense Eyecare is owned and operated by Dr. Candace Tokaruk with the mission to provide patients of all ages with the services they need for excellent eye health. Whether you're in need of new eyeglasses, would like to be fitted with contact lenses, are interested in laser corrective eye surgery, or just need a check up; we can help. Our team of professionals work hard to make appointments that work around your schedule.

Dr. Tokaruk makes herself available to every patient should they have any questions about their treatment or our products. She continues to keep up to date on any changes occurring in the world of optometry, in order to provide the best services possible. She also makes it a point to give back to the community whenever she can.

Dr. Tokaruk has a strong belief in the importance of early eye examinations and, as such she goes to schools to teach children about the importance of proper eye examinations and taking care of their eyes. She also has a special interest in nutrition and the power of food and nutrients in maintaining health, preventing disease and helping our bodies heal themselves.

Optometry in Yorkton, SK | VisionSense Eyecare

Last, but not least, Dr. Tokaruk is part of a multidisciplinary team of of healthcare providers in the Sunrise Health Region which, in collaboration with Saskatchewan Health, are working towards opening a Patient Central Clinic aimed at preventing and treating chronic diseases such as diabetes, coronary artery disease, obesity (and many more). The clinic's goal is to improve health and healthcare in the regions by putting the patient's needs first and allowing the individual a more active role in their own care, and then better facilitating this care amongst the many healthcare team members of different medical disciplines (including Optometry, Pharmacy, Podiatry, Nutrition and many others).

For all of your eye health needs, make an appointment at VisionSense Eyecare today!

Our Doctor

Dr. Candace Tokaruk

Dr. Tokaruk | Optometry in Yorkton, SK | VisionSense Eyecare

Dr. Tokaruk grew up in Yorkton and graduated as Valedictorian from the Yorkton Regional High School. She went on to complete 2 years of Microbiology and a year of Pharmacy and Nutrition at the University of Saskatchewan. She then attended the School of Optometry at the University of Waterloo in Waterloo, Ontario where she received her Doctor of Optometry degree in 2001. She returned to Saskatchewan and split her time between Optometry practices in Regina, SK and Russell, MB. She then moved to Weyburn, Saskatchewan, where she was in practice at Weyburn Eye Care for several years before deciding to move back to Yorkton to take over at VisionSense Eyecare.

Dr. Tokaruk is also the mother of 4 young children and you can often run into her around town at Tae Kwon Do, gymnastics, or nursery school.