Our dedication to providing excellent service and total vision care began over 30 years ago.


Established in 1984, Mitchell Eye Centre continues to be one of the most advanced eye care practices in Calgary. Opening its first operating room in 1990 and laser centre in 1993, Mitchell Eye Centre consistently uses only the most advanced and innovative technology available for the treatment of eye conditions and diseases. Our new location inside the Southern Alberta Eye Centre is the most sophisticated facility in the province and among the best in Western Canada.

Our doctors provide both personal and high quality care, and participate in advanced research in the field of ophthalmology. For a detailed list of all the past research initiatives and information about our doctors, please visit their individual pages to learn more about Dr. Robert Mitchell and Dr. Patrick Mitchell.

Mitchell Eye Centre is located inside the Southern Alberta Eye Center, co-founded by Dr. Robert Mitchell.

Facility and Location

Located at Poplar Centre, we offer a comprehensive range of ophthalmology-related services, with a team of expert eye surgeons and specialists in various fields including general ophthalmology, dry eye treatment, refractive, glaucoma, retina group, plastics/orbit, pediatric, strabismus, oncology, uveitis clinic, ophthalmic surgery (both local and general anesthetic), teaching, and research.

Mitchell Eye Centre is equipped with advanced technologies for treating eye conditions and diseases, including:

  • Retinal lasers
  • YAG laser suites
  • Diagnostic suite for performing fluorescein angiographies, B-scans, visual fields, corneal topography, Wavefront analysis, A-scan biometry, confocal microscopic corneal analysis, ocular coherence tomography (OCT), and LipiView and LipiFlow for the assessment and treatment of chronic dry eyes.
  • Tech rooms for testing, analysis, eye exams, and health evaluations
  • Procedure rooms for small procedures

At Mitchell Eye Centre, a team of seasoned professionals is at your disposal to provide exceptional care to you and your loved ones.

To further enhance your visit, a Starbucks, Cora’s, and Subway are conveniently located downstairs for patients, family, and friends to enjoy. In addition, Poplar Centre boasts heated underground parking for added comfort and convenience.

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Transportation and Driving

For those driving, we’re conveniently located 3 blocks East of McLeod trail and have abundant paid parking available.

For those taking public transport, Mitchell Eye Centre is 15 to 20 minutes walking distance from the Chinook Centre C-Train and bus station.

For detailed instructions on how to reach Mitchell Eye Centre by car, foot, or by public transportation, please use the Google Maps tool by visiting our Contact Us page.

If you are interested in joining a patient-focused, state-of-the-art ophthalmic practice and working with an exceptional team, please get in touch.

Career Opportunities

Career applications can be submitted to: [email protected] Please be sure to include the title of the position that you are applying for in the subject field of your email. Be sure to include a brief cover letter, CV, and any relevant certifications or information that will highlight your experience and education that is commensurate with the position.