Internationally renowned surgeon and innovator in eye surgery.
We understand how precious your vision is and are committed to detail, quality, integrity and the best possible outcomes for you and your eyes.
Meet Dr. John Blaylock
Professional Achievements and Associations
The Blaylock Procedure™
A recognized leader and pioneer in eye surgery, he developed The Blaylock Procedure™. He is also an international speaker and has produced a number of publications on refractive and cataract surgery.
70,000 surgeries and counting
A recognized leader and pioneer in eye surgery, he developed The Blaylock Procedure™. With over 70,000 surgeries to his personal credit, Dr. Blaylock performs the vast majority of procedures at VLEC and has been practicing in the Abbotsford area since 1989.
VLEC as a research centre
Research topics: multi-focal lens implant, ICL, aberrometry.
A Lifetime of Success
Dr. Blaylock grew up and played junior hockey in Ottawa. He had a three year professional hockey career.
Obtained a medical degree from the University of Ottawa (U. Of O.)
Internal Medicine residency at Mount Sinai Hospital/U of O.
Department of Ophthalmology, Ophthalmology Residency Program, U of O.
Chief resident, Department of Ophthalmology, U. of O.
Work as an Ophthalmologist in the Abbotsford area
Opening of Valley Laser Eye Center
Design of the Blaylock Procedure™
First centre in Western Canada with Laser Cataract Surgery
First centre in Canada with Aberrometry
Trusted by More Than 500 referring Eye Doctors
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