About the practice

The Barrhead Optometry Clinic originated in 1992 and was purchased by Dr. Balen in 1996. Our office has had the fortune to service patients from Barrhead and surrounding communities such as Westlock, Mayerthorpe and Swan Hills. Our clinic strives to provide comprehensive eye examinations and quality optical products to our patients at an affordable price. Our office provides the following:

  • Comprehensive Eye exams

  • Eye health exams and monitoring

  • Emergency eye exams

  • Large selection of over 1300 frames

  • In office edging lab

  • Contact lens fittings
  • Safety Eyewear
  • Direct billing of many insurance plans


What We Do

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Our Optometrists

Drs. Grant Balen and Kim Rossman


High Quality Eyecare and Eyewear Your Family Deserves

Our office strives to provide your full scope eye care needs, including spectacle and contact lens fitting


Comprehensive Eye Health and Vision Exams

Routine exams, diabetic screening,

glaucoma management, eye health emergencies