Dr. Jasjeet Shinger
Dr. Jasjeet Shinger has a Honours Bachelor of Science degree and then went on to complete her Doctorate of Optometry degree with Honours both at the University of Waterloo in 2012. While attaining her Honours Doctorate degree in Optometry, Dr. Shinger worked with a binocular vision and pediatric specialist during her clinical externship which helped her gain a keen interest in helping patients manage binocular vision deficiencies which can affect learning. She also provides vision therapy, which consists of eye exercises to treat conditions such as lazy eye, eye turns, and post-traumatic brain injury/concussion vision syndromes.
Dr. Shinger also completed an ocular disease externship at the Barnet Delaney Perkins Eye Centre in Mesa, Arizona. While working side by side with glaucoma, cataract, and retinal specialists she learned how to diagnose, treat and manage chronic eye conditions such as glaucoma and macular degeneration.
Dr. Shinger is truly devoted to providing excellent patient care. She is fluent in Punjabi/Hindi and has travelled to Romania with an eye care team to provide eye care services to an impoverished region.
Dr. Shinger is an active member of the Canadian Association of Optometrists, Ontario Association of Optometrists, Canadian Optometrists in Vision Therapy & Rehabilitation, College of Optometrists in Vision Development, OEP Clinical Associate, Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation Association and is an affiliate doctor with several of the laser centers in the area.
She currently enjoys spending her free time travelling and keeping active. She loves working with infants and children and looks forward to helping you and your families keep your eyes healthy.