Water St. Eyecare Joins the FYidoctors Family


CALGARY, Ontario—FYidoctors, one of the largest optometrist owned eyecare companies, has added Water Street Eyecare, located in Cambridge, to the FYidoctors family, according to an announcement from the company. This acquisition adds to FYidoctors growing presence in Ontario. Equipped with a range of diagnostic technology, a wide selection of designer and exclusive label frames and internal freeform lens designs, this location demonstrates FYidoctors’ continued commitment to the southwestern Ontario region, according to the company.

“Drs. Michael Hall, Jason Ritchie, Ted Smith and Jordan Hall from Water Street Eyecare in Cambridge, Ontario are the latest large group practice to join FYidoctors. They have been providing service to patients for over 32 years, and it continues to humble me when proven optometric leaders want to join our team,” said Dr. Alan Ulsifer, chairman and CEO of FYidoctors.

Like all FYidoctors locations, the new Cambridge location will offer detailed pre-testing, comprehensive eye exams, a menu of current lens technology and custom fittings with electronic measurement devices.

Dr. Ted Smith said, “We’re tremendously excited to take the next step in growing our practice by joining the FYidoctors family. We wanted to join a team that understood the importance of optometrist-led care and shared our values. FYidoctors has proven its commitment to investing in the latest technology and innovation to deliver the best patient care, and we look forward to building our practice and serving our community with the FYidoctors team.”

Dr. Ulsifer also added that the new addition will expand FYidoctors’ brand in key markets. “We continue to grow in southern Ontario and this bodes well for improving our brand awareness and utilizing our marketing team to maximize the telling of our story of patient-focused care to more and more people.”