Dr. Jeff Palk joined the clinic in August 2001. Dr. Palk grew up in Fredericton, graduated from FHS, and attended the University of New Brunswick. He then went on to the University of Waterloo graduating with a Doctor of Optometry degree. His clinical training included an externship at a multi -disciplinary referral center in Baltimore, Maryland. He is a current member and past president of the Fredericton Lions club. Dr. Palk has sat on the provincial board of the CNIB since 2012 and has sat on and chaired various committees of the New Brunswick Association of Optometrists. Along with his wife, Dr. Michelle Lane, he has very a busy home life with his two young children Liam and Chloe. Dr. Palk enjoys curling, traveling and has agreed to try downhill skiing which may be their family’s next passion.