Optometrist Dr. Femida Visnani Dr. Visnani and family arrived from Kampala, Uganda in 1973, and settled in St. Albert. While obtaining her Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Alberta, she discovered her passion for optometry from her optometrist, Dr. Sharad Patel. She graduated with a Doctor of Optometry degree from the New England […]
Optometrist Dr. Kim Bugera Dr. Bugera grew up on a farm near Elk Point, Alberta. When she was 14, she was having trouble seeing the berries on a mountain ash tree in her backyard. After getting her first pair of glasses, she quickly realized the importance of good vision. Thus, she became devoted to providing
Optometrist Dr. Alison Weisbeck Dr. Weisbeck was born and raised in St. Albert. After a year at the University of Alberta, she relocated to Quebec where she graduated with her Doctor of Optometry degree from the Université de Montréal with a fellowship and many scholarships and awards. She did her practicum in Providence, Rhode Island,
Optometrist Dr. Victoria Baba Dr. Baba originates from New Brunswick and proudly holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of New Brunswick. Following this, she earned her Doctor of Optometry degree with distinction from the University of Waterloo School of Optometry. Her extensive training included internships and clinical rotations in both Canada and
Optometrist Dr. Amanda Stout Dr. Stout, an esteemed graduate from the School of Optometry at the University of Waterloo, distinguished herself by earning a place on the Dean’s Honour List. Her interest in the complex workings of the visual system took root while she was studying Neuroscience at McGill University. As a family-focused optometrist, Dr.
Optometrist Dr. Christine Russo Dr. Christine Russo grew up in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. She was awarded a Governor General’s Bronze Medal in 1997 and was admitted to the University of Saskatchewan as a Chancellor’s Scholar. Upon admission to the University of Waterloo School of Optometry she received the Centennial Optical Award. She graduated in 2003 with Honours and
Optometrist Dr. Allec Fayad Hailing from Edmonton, Alberta, Dr. Allec has always been passionate about academics and making a meaningful impact in healthcare. Eager to contribute to his community, he pursued a Bachelor’s degree at the University of Alberta, further cementing his commitment to eye care by earning his Doctor of Optometry degree from the