Our Optometrist in Vaughan
Dr. Nadine Solaka, OD, MSc.
Dr. Nadine Solaka, OD, MSc attended New England College of Optometry in Boston, MA where she received both her Doctor of Optometry and Masters in Vision Science degrees. Prior to that, Dr. Solaka received her Bachelor Degree with honours in Biomedical Sciences from the University of Waterloo. During her stay in Boston, Dr. Solaka completed her clinical training at several leading healthcare facilities, such as: the Veteran Affairs Boston Healthcare System, Lahey Medical Center, Boston Medical Center and North End Waterfront Health Center at Mass General Hospital. During her training Dr. Solaka gained advanced experience in contact lens fitting, treatment of ocular disease, pediatric eye exams and pre- and post-operative care for LASIK and PRK.
Dr. Solaka’s background in research focused on affordable vision aids and how these instruments could help provide better eye care in underserved areas of the developing world; where the lack of eye car e professionals is a major global concern. She has presented her work at the American Academy of Optometry (AAO) and the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO).