Dr. Alan Brown graduated as an optometrist from Technikon
Witwatersrand School of Optometry,Johannesburg, South Africa
He spent the next two years working at the world renown
Saint Johns Eye Hospital, near Johannesburg. There he worked with
Ophthalmologists providing eye care and observing all forms of
eye surgery. During this period he was also a clinical supervisor to
final year optometry students at the Technikon Witwatersrand
School of Optometry.
In 1986 he went into private practice in South Africa,
and then emigrated to Canada in 1990 where he attended the
School of Optometry University of Waterloo.
In 1992 he was awarded his doctorate in optometry by the
University of Waterloo School of Optometry.
At graduation he received the Bausch and Lomb
outstanding achievement award in recognition of academic and clinical excellence
in the field of contact lenses.
Since graduating he has worked in private practice
providing comprehensive eye care for kids and adults.
Patients like his gentle, kind and caring nature, and also the fact that
they do not feel rushed through the examination.
Dr. Brown takes great pride in the fact that the largest source of referral
to the practice is word of mouth.
Dr Brown has taken courses in advanced refractive surgery pre and post operative care.
He has also completed a 100 hour therapeutic pharmaceutical agents
certification coursewith Nova Southeastern University
College of Optometry.
Optometrists in Ontario now have privileges to diagnose and treat many forms of
eye disease, and prescribe appropriate medications.
He keeps up to date in Optometric care by attending continuing education seminars regularly.
Annual eye exams are advised for adults and children
Dr. Alan Brown Optometrist 4915 Bathurst St (at Finch),
Family vision care Suite 211
416-225-0846 M2R 1X9