Meet the Doctors

Dr. Umang Patel

Dr. Umang Patel

Dr. Patel was born and raised in Toronto, Ontario. He completed his Honours Science and Doctor of Optometry degrees at the University of Waterloo in 2003. During his training at Waterloo, Dr. Patel spent 4 months doing diabetic clinical research under the supervision of Dr. Christopher Hudson. And additional 4 months was spent in Abbotsford/Vancouver for extensive training in the diagnosis and non-surgical treatment and management of ocular disease.

Dr. Sandy Manso

Dr. Brian Lee

Dr. Brian Lee was born in the Netherlands, but grew up in the greater Toronto area. He completed his Bachelor of Science and Doctor of Optometry degree, at the University of Waterloo in 2004. Dr. Lee spent several months practicing with ophthalmologist, Dr. Leslie Landecker in Newmarket, where he gained valuable hands-on experience with ocular disease management.

Dr. Sandy Manso

Dr. Narineh Galoostian

Dr. Galoostian has been a practising optometrist since 2010. She completed her undergraduate BSc Honours degree in Biomedical Sciences in 2006 at the University of Waterloo and then went on to earn her degree in Optometry and Vision Science at City University in London, England, graduating with First Class Honours in 2009. In 2012, she was certified by the Board of Examiners of Optometry in Canada and was certified in the use of therapeutic pharmaceutical agents.

In England, she continued her optometric training through residency with extensive clinical care in diagnosing/managing eye diseases and gained invaluable experience in areas such as primary eye care, pediatric eye care, contact lens consultations, dry eye therapy, refractive surgery co-management, binocular vision therapy, low vision eye care, and ophthalmologic co-management in glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy and cataracts.