Dr. Saccucci grew up in Alberta and received her Bachelor of Science from the Unviversity of Lethbridge in 2002 and then Dr. Saccucci received her Optometry degree from the Illinois College of Optometry in 2006. After graduation, she and her husband Travis moved to the Comox Valley, his home town. She began working with the doctors at FYi Doctors Comox Valley (formerly Coastal Eyecare Centres) in the fall 2006. Combining her passion for optometry and patient education she volunteers with new parent groups and preschools around the Comox Valley, discussing the importance of children’s eye exams. Dr. Saccucci has been a guest speaker, educating the public on the effect of diabetes on their eyes as well as other eye health conditions as we age.
Dr. Saccucci has volunteered on the BCAO’s Public Relations committee and travelled abroad to provide eye care in Colima, Mexico.
Dr. Saccucci and her husband Travis are raising their two sons in the Comox Valley where they love outdoor activities as well as strong community spirit.
Dr. Philip Seitz grew up in Saskatchewan and Alberta where he completed a Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences, with a minor in Psychology at Mount Royal University. Following his undergraduate studies he began seeking warmer climates and has since lived in South Africa, Florida and California where he received his Doctorate at the Southern California College of Optometry. Through his travels he has developed a great love for the outdoors and the lure of Island life brought him and his family here to stay.
He enjoys skiing, hockey, wakeboarding and spending time outdoors with his wife, Bryn and his two daughters.
He is also very involved in the Scouting Community, where has served as a Scout leader for many years. Dr. Seitz has a passion for technology and has enjoyed a memorable work history at Apple Computers and developing mobile software. He has a special interest in ocular disease, vision therapy and speciality contact lenses and enjoys meeting patients of all ages at both the Campbell River and Courtenay Clinics.
Dr. Danielle Campbell was raised in the Comox Valley. She attended the University of Victoria and graduated with a degree in Microbiology. Wishing to stay on the west coast Dr. Campbell continued her studies at Pacific University College of Optometry, obtaining her Doctor of Optometry with distinction as well as Master of Education in Visual Function and Learning.
When not spending time with patients, Dr. Campbell can be found exploring all our communities have to offer. You may find her on the mountain bike trails trying to be the rider her bike deserves, enjoying the ocean in her kayak, or escaping to the mountains to downhill and skate ski in the winter.
Dr. Campbell enjoys providing comprehensive optometric care, including the treatment and management of ocular disease and fitting contact lenses. She has special interests in pediatrics eye care, binocular vision (vision therapy), post brain injury treatment, and ocular disease. Dr. Campbell is excited to return home to the Island and looks forward to welcoming new patients at both our Campbell River and Comox Valley locations.