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Dr. Hagens has opened a new sister clinic Absolutely Eyes! (formerly Kindersley Optical) in Kindersley, SK

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Our Team

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A friendly staff to meet your every vision health need. They are an integral part of our total team – focused on serving you.

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Dianne Ball

Licensed Optician/Certified Contact Lens Practitioner
"I have worked with Dr. Hagens since our inception in 1992! I have continued to train all along the way, and have since become a licensed Optician and certified Contact Lens practitioner. I now head the dispensary and guide patients on the best choice of eyewear for their individual prescriptions...
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Sally Pederson

Certified Optometric Assistant
"I have been working with Dr. Hagens since 1993, starting out as a receptionist then becoming certified as an Optometric Assistant. I especially enjoy one-on-one time with our patients. My 3 grandchildren (Gavin, Brynne and Owen) are the highlight of my life and I try to spend as much time...
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Patty Dragseth

Licensed Optician/Certified Contact Lens Technician
"I have been in the Optical business for over 40 years, and have owned and operated Kindersley Optical for the past 17 years. I am a fully licensed optician as well as a certified contact lens technician.  I look forward to continuing my career in this field as the manager...
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Kathy Martin

Expert Receptionist
"I am very excited to be part of the Oyen Optometry team.  I have always loved working with people, as well as computers, and this job allows me plenty of both of these things!  I have three young boys (Trey, Grady and Jude) that keep me busy at home and...
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Marilyn Dyck

Eyewear Specialist
"I have enjoyed working part-time with Patty Dragseth at Kindersley Optical since she opened her business in 1996.  I have learned a lot about eyewear needs and enjoy helping people find the perfect frame to suit them, yet I hope to continue to learn much more about vision and the...
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Darla Smith

Licensed Optician
"I am a Coleville, Saskatchewan resident, who you will see at our Kindersley location, Absolutely Eyes!  I am enjoying the new challenge of a professional environment and adore working with people.  I am excited to meet new faces every day and to help each patient organize their eye care needs....
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Shania McLaughlin

Expert Receptionist
"As of summer 2018, I became part of the Oyen Optometry and Absolutely Eyes team, and am very excited to be a part of it!  I have a diploma in Medical Office Assisting, and am loving utilizing the skills learned through my education.  I grew up in Marengo, Saskatchewan and...
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Morgan Kroker

Licenced Optician
"I have been working with Oyen Optometry since graduating from high school, and have been learning many new interesting things about eyewear and eye care.  I find the rest of the team very enjoyable to work with, and know I have grown in knowledge quickly under their guidance. I have...
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Carly vanOtterloo

Optometric Assistant
This lovely lady was a fortunate stroke of luck for us, who was lured to our area from Calgary by a local boy!  Carly has quickly become a valued asset to our team, with her friendly demeanour, professional skills and positive outlook.  When she is not at work, or tying...
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Savannah Niwa

Optometric Assistant
"I started my work experience here at Oyen Optometry in the summer of 2011 and have thoroughly enjoyed it.  I find working with the staff and patients here very rewarding and know it will be helpful to my future career in nursing."...
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Lauren Fuchs

Optometric Assistant
"I am an import to the area, having grown up in Leader Saskatchewan and being snatched up by a local New Brigden boy. I moved here in 2013 and enjoy the farm life as well as all the outdoors that our prairie surroundings offers! I love camping, farming and spending...
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Renee Buttar

Optometric Assistant/Reception
I'm pleased to start this new journey in the optometric world with such a wonderful team.  Originally an Alberta girl, I moved to Saskatchewan where I met my husband of 26 years and raised our two sons.  I worked in a financial office fo 30 years serving the public, and...