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Dr. Dan Belliveau

Dr. Dan Belliveau

LASIK Surgeon


With over 25,000 procedures performed and nearly 20 years working in the field of refractive surgery, Dr. Belliveau is regarded as one of the most experienced refractive surgeons in the Maritimes. He has extensive experience using state-of-the-art laser technologies on the market, including the Bausch & Lomb z100, WaveLight® Allegretto and VISX excimer lasers, as well as the IntraLase femtosecond laser. In addition to this, Dr. Belliveau is also a skilled cataract surgeon and his expertises in performing this surgery are often sought after.

Prior to working at TLC Laser Eye Centres, Dr. Belliveau performed refractive surgery in private clinics located in Halifax, NS and in Moncton, NB. He was also the owner of the Atlantic Laser Eye Institute in Saint John, NB.

Dr. Belliveau is the Assistant Professor of the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at Dalhousie University. His academic responsibilities include teaching surgical techniques and supervising residents in both cataract and refractive surgery, as well as teaching comprehensive ophthalmology clinics.


Dr. Dan Belliveau received his undergraduate degree from the Université de Moncton. After graduating from medical school at the Université de Montréal, he did his residency at the Université de Sherbrooke, where he served as Chief Resident in ophthalmology.


Dr. Belliveau has presented numerous seminars on LASIK, PRK and cataract surgery. Dr. Belliveau received the Surgical Teacher of the Year Award from the residents of the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences in 2011 and again in 2015. In 2014, the department residents bestowed him with the Clinical Teacher of the Year award.


  • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
  • Canadian Ophthalmological Society
  • College of Physicians & Surgeons of Nova Scotia
  • Collège des médecins du Québec
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery