Contact Lens was founded in 1992 after Gary sold his manufacturing
company, Bio Contacts, to Coopervision. He has been involved with
contact lens manufacturing, design, research and development since
the early 70's. Special fittings were provided in his lab
for hard-to-fit astigmatism, bifocals and children's contacts.
He has always worked closely with ophthalmology to provide special
care for his patients. Winthrope Contact Lens provides these special
services and still works closely with ophthalmology to ensure the
best service for all contact lens wearers.
Arash started his optical
career in 2006 and he joined Gary Winthrope in 2009. Since then, he
has been involved in fitting all different types of contacts including
custom-made rigids, softs and all other Hard to Fit lenses.
is a Licensed Optician and Contact Lens Fitter and he works with most
pediatric Ophthalmologists to help children with contacts. Although
he does not personally diagnose eye conditions, clients are referred
to him from all over the Lower Mainland for their contact lens treatments.
as a Contact Lens Fitter is to provide everyone with the best possible
result and service.