Welcome to OMLC Vision Centre

OMLC is your centre for refractive eye surgery.  We specialize in iLasik, Intacs, PRK, Phakic lenses, Collagen Cross-Linking and correction of the need for reading glasses (presbyopia).  Let our expertise assist you in your search for better vision.

Since 1998, our centre has been the only full-time Ophthalmology clinic in the Westman area, serving a catchment area of 180,000 people. Our focus is Corneal and Anterior Segment Surgery, and Dr. Rocha performs over 1,500 eye surgeries per year.

Refractive surgery is obviously an important aspect of what we do.  However, there are many more services and procedures we offer.

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Corrective Surgery Comparison

If you are considering Refractive Surgery, please review this site carefully. The decision to have Corrective Surgery is an important one and is yours alone. Your decision needs to be based on facts and realistic expectations. Consider your own life style, expectations and visual needs and discuss them with your eye care professional or with us.

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Meet Your Surgeon

Dr_Rocha_sDr. Rocha is the current President of the Canadian Ophthalmological Society, past President of the Canadian Cornea, External Diseases and Refractive Surgery Society, Associate Professor in the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Manitoba, and past Head of the Department of Surgery at the Brandon Regional Health Centre (2004-2009). He is the Medical Director of the Ocular Microsurgery & Laser Centre, active Medical Staff in the Brandon Regional Health Centre, Minnedosa District Hospital and Misericordia Health Centre, and Attending Surgeon at Image Plus Laser Eye Centre in Winnipeg.

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News & Updates

Corneal Edema and Cataract Surgery

Guillermo Rocha, MD, Manitoba, Canada, discusses the management of patients at risk for post-operative corneal edema and patients with subclinical edema.

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4 Important Steps

4 Important Steps for Successful Refractive Surgery

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Physicians Healing Themselves


PHYSICIANS HEALING THEMSELVES New study reports that nearly 2/3 of Refractive Surgeons have had refractive surgery and 91% recommend it for their immediate family members. (PRNewsFoto/The Refractive Surgery Alliance)

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Hours of Operation

Our regular business hours:

800 – 1700

Appointment Only

Health Canada & FDA Approved


iLASIK has been approved by the FDA and Health Canada.