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We’ve Been Nominated for 2 Awards!

Dr. MacInnis and Island Eyecare have been nominated for 2 awards from the Cape Breton Chamber of Commerce:

The Business of the Year Award is the pinnacle of Cape Breton Regional Municipality business success. The winner demonstrates significant business achievement, has sustained growth with a pathway for future growth and shows the potential to go on to become a true pillar in business on our island and in our province. To qualify, nominees must have been in business for more than two years as of August 31, 2019. Nominees must also have an active business operating in the CBRM, and have the majority of the business ownership within the province of Nova Scotia, and the headquarters of the business located within the CBRM.

Jack Yazer Young Entrepreneur of the Year
This award recognizes a young entrepreneur under 40 years of age who dares to take risks, dive into uncertainty and overcome challenges with innovative solutions. This entrepreneur has created a company(ies) that has grown, and in turn, created jobs that boost the economy and inspire others with their vision, leadership, and achievement. This award celebrates a young entrepreneur who is building and leading a successful, growing and dynamic business(es) within the CBRM. Nominees must have an active business operating in the CBRM. The majority of the business must have ownership within the province of Nova Scotia and the headquarters of the business must be located within the CBRM.

Wish us luck!


At the direction of Department of Health, our doors are currently closed and we are unable to see patients for routine exams due to COVID-19. If you have questions about glasses, contact lenses, or dry eye products we can still be reached by phone, email or Facebook. You can also order contact lenses and dry eye products from our webstore here. Our doctors will still see urgent cases. An urgent case includes:

  1. Sudden loss or decrease of vision
  2. New flashing lights or spots in your vision
  3. Foreign body in the eye or ocular injury
  4. Sudden onset of a painful eye
  5. Sudden onset of double vision or a drooping eyelid

If you have any of these symptoms please call the clinic and our team will get you looked after.

Stay safe everyone!