Dr. Hiten Negandhi graduated with high distinction from the University of Toronto with a Bachelor of Science in Human Biology.
After, he began a Masters in Neuroscience. He then went on to pursue a career in optometry and graduated on the Dean’s Honour List from the University of Waterloo, School of Optometry, in April 2000.
Dr. Negandhi has many areas of interest in optometry including pediatric optometry, laser vision consultation and co-management, orthokeratology, contact lenses, and computer related vision syndromes.
Dr. Negandhi has visited many primary schools and high schools to educate students on the profession of optometry and the importance of routine ocular examinations, and volunteers his time to the Giving the Gift of Sight Program where he visits schools in different areas to perform eye exams, and provide glasses, to underprivileged children.
Dr. Negandhi has been a member of the College of Optometrists of Ontario, the Ontario Association of Optometrists, and the American Optometric Association.
After graduating in the school of Optometry, Dr. Judge remained in the England to practice optometry. He has since moved back home (to be closer with friends and family) and is excited to provide great service and comprehensive eye exams to everybody in the area. Dr. Judge is a dedicated optometrist and is devoted to helping people obtain the best quality of vision and ocular comfort.
Dr. Christina Choy received her Honours Bachelor of Science in the biomedical science program at the University of Waterloo. She continued her studies there at the University of Waterloo School of Optometry, graduating on the Dean’s Honour List in April 2008.
Dr. Choy completed her ocular disease and therapeutics externship at Scarborough Eye Associates. There she trained under the supervision of ophthalmologists specializing in corneal and retinal disease, glaucoma, as well as refractive surgery.
Dr. Choy is a member of the College of Optometrists of Ontario as well as the Ontario Association of Optometrists. She is committed to providing the best eye care possible to all her patients and educating them on the importance of not only eye disease prevention but also general health and well-being. She is also fluent in Cantonese and looks forward to be involved in you and your family’s eye care.
Dr. Arif Surani spent time at the University of Guelph studying biological sciences. He went on to Aston University in the UK where he graduated with a Masters of Optometry degree. He returned to Ontario to complete the Optometry Bridging Program at the University of Waterloo and is Board Certified in both the United Kingdom and Canada.
His interest in optometry started at a young age, after shadowing an optometrist and becoming fascinated by the ability to see systemic disease in the eyes such as diabetes, high blood pressure and high cholesterol.
Dr. Surani had the opportunity to carry out an externship at Medical Eye Consultants. He worked alongside a wide range of ophthalmologists, including corneal and retinal specialists, which enhanced his abilities to detect and manage ocular disease. Here, he observed a variety of surgeries, including vitrectomies and cataract extraction.
Dr. Surani is a member of the College of Optometrists of Ontario, the Ontario Association of Optometrists and the American Optometric Association. He is dedicated to providing a high standard of care, with a keen interest in counselling patients on optimizing ocular heath and managing ocular disease.
Dr. Alexander Rodin is a licensed Optometry Doctor in Ontario and he is also holding a General Ophthalmologist certificate in Russian Federation.
Dr. Rodin is a Member of College of Optometrists of Ontario. He received his medical degree from Moscow Medical Academy and completed residency in ophthalmology at the Research Institute for Eye Disease of Russian Academy of Medical Science in 1997. After several years of practice Dr. Rodin went to Canada where he completed a program in Optometry at the University of Waterloo. In addition, Alexander received a Master’s degree in Health Informatics from University of Toronto.
Dr. Rodin provides comprehensive eye examinations in both English and Russian, and welcomes patients of ages 5 and older. He also sees patients in Russia at the “Spectr” Eye Care Centre (Moscow)*.