Dr. Inglis was born and raised in Regina, Saskatchewan. Ben attended the University of Waterloo School of Optometry and Vision Science and received his Doctorate in Optometry as a member of the Dean’s Honours List in June 2016. During his optometric training, he spent four months in Dallas, Texas at the Parkland Health and Hospital Systems: Department of Ophthalmology where he observed and managed a wide array of eye diseases and conditions. Ben has accompanied Volunteer Optometric Services to Humanity (VOSH) mission trips to Romania and Ecuador and looks forward to future opportunities to travel and practice optometry abroad. When he’s not in the office, Ben enjoys exploring the Island, cycling, fishing, cooking, bowling, trying unique eateries, and spending time with his family.
Ben is excited to be a part of the Cowichan Eyecare team and is passionate about providing a warm and professional eye care experience to the Cowichan Valley and surrounding communities.