Message from the Owner

"Educating my patients is an important differentiator of my business. I want my patients to understand the importance of proper eye care and understand the true differences and range in eyewear. My patients can then make an informed decision on what is the best for them."

Lucy Ren, Owner of New West Optical, has over 30 years of experience in opthalmology. Graduated from the Faculty of Medicine at Zhejiang University School of Medicine in 1982, Lucy has extensive knowledge and clinical experience in outpatient and surgery including cataract, glaucoma, retinal detachment, eye cancer, etc. As a visiting scholar to the Shizuoka General Hospital in Japan in 1992, she exchanged best practices with leading practitioners in the field, further deepening her wealth of knowledge and experience.

Lucy immigrated to Canada in 2001. She graduated from the BC College of Optics, passing the National Optician License Examinations, and became a licensed optician in Glasses and Contact Lenses. Lucy's rich education and professional background enables her to provide comprehensive and high-quality services, as well as ophthalmology consultation services.

Mission & Vision

The mission of New West Optical is to become the best-in-class provider of optical goods in New Westminster and surrounding Greater Vancouver. High quality products, exemplary customer service, and respect for its employees are all qualities that New West Optical continually seeks to strive for.

New West Optical is committed to bring value back to the patients, help transform the way they see the world, and leave them to say “Wow, I can’t believe the difference!” It is also dedicated to give back to the community, take on social responsibility, and contribute to social and public interests.

Product and Service


  • Eyeglasses include prescription eyeglasses, sports eyeglasses, occupational eyeglasses, sunglasses, and transitional eyeglasses.
  • Within the eyeglasses category, there are different types of lenses such as progressive lenses, bi-focal lenses, tri-focal lenses, and single vision lenses.
  • There are different kinds of coatings: anti-blue light coating, anti-scratch coating, anti-reflective coating, and easy to clean coating.
  • Within different thickness there are indexes: 1.49, 1.56, 1.60, 1.67, 1.74.
  • For frame there are plastic frames, metal frames, mixed (plates), full-frames, half-frames, rimless.
  • There will be lines of products with a component of high fashion incorporated into them.

Currently the brands of eyeglasses and sunglasses include: Prada, Dolce & Gabbana, Ray.Ban, Burberry, Hugo Boss, Versace, Gucci, Marc Jacobs, MaxMara, Michael Kors, Armani, Coach, Vogue, Kate spade, Banana Republic, Vancouver, Easy Clip, Silhouette, Maui Jim, Vear Wang, Ted Baker, BCBG, Roots, Hackett, Jones New York, Kaos, Alfred Sung, Anntaylor, TLG, Aspre, Spine, Minao, Champion, Adepinto, Hicole Hinller, and other brands.

Contact lenses:
  • Single optical lens, bifocal, Multifocal Lens and daily, weekly, monthly, etc..

We provide all contact lens brands: Bausch & Lomb,Johnson & Johnson, Cooper Vision, Alcon.

Complimentary Services: 
  • Progressive glasses provider
  • Professional eyeglasses fitting
  • Repair
  • Adjustment
  • Cleaning
  • Consultation
  • Eye care education
  • In house optical lab
  • Direct billing


  • The best quality and fashionable eyeglasses
  • The reasonable prices
  • the fast, accurate, and efficient services