Since 1968, Gordon Wood Optical has provided quality eyewear for our customers in Richmond Hill and York Region. Awarded the prestigious Business Achievement Award by the Richmond Hill Chamber of Commerce, we are honored to be part of the community, and care for the optical needs of people of all ages.
At Gordon Wood Optical, we employ only opticians licensed to practice by the College of Opticians of Ontario. We offer trendy and fashionable eyewear, including frames as well as sunglasses and custom clip-ons from such brands as Versace, Boss, Ray Ban and Maui Jim. We pride ourselves on providing the latest in lens technologies which continue to improve to meet the needs of a 21st century lifestyle.
We also offer custom fitting of prescription lenses into your task-specific eyewear, including scuba masks and goggles.
Rob Dickinson grew up in Willowdale and became a licensed optician after graduating from Ryerson in 1975. He has been with Gordon Wood Optical ever since.
Rob takes an active part in the day-to-day operation of the business and can usually be found happily helping someone with their spectacles.
Angie has been a licensed optician since 1992. She studied to be an optician at Georgian College in Barrie and graduated with honors. She now teaches optical dispensing at Georgian College part-time.
She has been with Gordon Wood Optical since 1991. Her ready smile and wonderful people skills make her a favorite with her patients and co-workers. She is good at ferreting out information and is responsible for the stock upgrading in the store. New frame styles are always arriving, so she invites you to come in and see what's new!