About Us

We are devoted to providing our patients a personalized experience that focuses on maximizing their visual comfort, clarity and overall eye health. To achieve this goal, Eyes in the Village promises to always provide our patients with the hottest eye wear fashions and most advanced lens technologies available, while doing so at the lowest possible price. Our driving purpose is to serve our patients, neighbours and community by making the highest quality optical products and services more readily accessible.

Meet the Team


  • Eye Health Examination
  • Eyeglasses & Frame Consultation
  • Prescription Lenses
  • Contact Lens Evaluation
  • Eye Surgery (Consultation)
  • Nonprescription sunglasses
Dr. Benji Itzkow

Dr. Benji Itzkow

Dr. Itzkow perfers to be called Benji. He is a fun loving eye doctor that thrives on helping people see the world clearer. Benji is a fan of kale, fishing and riding vintage bicycles. He couldn’t be prouder to be opening an independent optometric practice right here in the heart of Osborne Village.


Rachel Leclerc

Rachel Leclerc is a patient specialist who joins Eyes in the Village with over 4 years of customer service experience. She is a lover of dogs and a country music enthusiast. Being a fan of Osborne Village, Rachel is more than happy to be a part of our exciting team and to be serving the community.

Desiree Rafael

Desiree Rafael

Desiree Rafael is a lover of all things fun and charming and joins Eyes in the Village with over 5 years of optical experience. As a proud and loyal resident of Osborne Village she is excited at the opportunity to serve her friends and neighbours. Desiree is an avid skateboarder, professional shower singer and sushi connoisseur.