OUR FACULTY

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AOE’s main objective has always been to provide our registrants with the highest calibre lecture programs at an exceptional value.

Our renowned faculty members, from all across North America, are leading specialists in the fields of Ophthalmology, Optometry and Opticianry.  They are innovators and leaders in their areas of expertise and are always enthusiastic about sharing their knowledge and experiences with our registrants. Many of our faculty members are professors, award recipients, authors and serve on diverse ranges of boards and professional associations.

OPHTHALMOLOGY FACULTY

Dr. Ike Ahmed, MD, FRCSC | Ontario | Canada
Dr. Nupura Bakshi, MD, FRCSC | Ontario | Canada
Dr. Graham Belovay, MD, FRCSC | Ontario | Canada
Dr. Rosa Braga-Mele, MD, FRCSC | Ontario | Canada

Dr. Matthew Bujak, MD, FRCSC | Ontario | Canada
Dr. Jordan W. Cheskes, MD, FRCSC
| Ontario | Canada
Dr. King Chow, MD, FRCSC | Ontario | Canada

Dr. Dan DeAngelis, MD, FRCSC | Ontario | Canada
Dr. Robert Devenyi, MD, FRCSC | Ontario | Canada
Dr. Mitchell Fineman, MD | Pennsylvania | USA
Dr. Amit Gupta, MD, FACS | Ontario | Canada

Dr. Michael Henry, MD, FRCSC | Ontario | Canada
Dr. Sheldon Herzig, MD, FRCSC | Ontario | Canada
Dr. Baseer Khan, MD, FRCSC
 | Ontario | Canada

Dr. Hamza Khan, MD, FRCSC | British Columbia | Canada
Dr. Yasser Khan, MD, FRCSC | Ontario | Canada
Dr. Wai-Ching Lam, MD, FRCSC | Ontario | Canada
Dr. Andrea K. Leung, MD, FRCSC | Ontario | Canada
Dr. Thomas LoBue, MD | California | USA

Dr. Myrna Lichter, MD, FRCSC | Ontario | Canada
Dr. John Lloyd, MD, FRCSC | Ontario | Canada
Dr. Samuel Markowitz, MD, FRCSC | Ontario | Canada
Dr. Rookaya Mather, MD, FRCSC | Ontario | Canada
Dr. Michael Mills, MD, FRCSC | Ontario | Canada
Dr. Fariba Nazemi, MD, FRCSC | Ontario | Canada
Dr. Keon Nia, MD, FRCSC | Ontario | Canada

Dr. Nick Nianiaris, MD, FRCSC | Ontario | Canada
Dr. Theodore Rabinovitch, MD, FRCSC | Ontario | CanadaF
Dr. Asif Salyani, MD, FRCSC | Toronto | Canada

Dr. Paul Sanghera, MD, FRCSC | Ontario | Canada
Dr. Briar Sexton, MD, FRCP | British Columbia | Canada
Dr. Jeffrey Sher, MD, FRCSC

Dr. Amber Z. Sheikh, MD, FRCSC | Ontario | Canada
Dr. Dayle Sigesmund, MD, FRCSC

Dr. Allan Slomovic, MD, FRCSC | Ontario | Canada
Dr. Sohel Somani, MD, FRCSC | Ontario | Canada
Dr. Raymond Stein, MD, FRCSC | Ontario | Canada
Dr. David Yan, MD, FRCSC | Ontario | Canada

OPTOMETRY FACULTY

Dr. Chrisinte Allison, OD | Illinois | USA
Dr. Vi Tu Banh, OD | Ontario | Canada
Dr. Curt Baxstrom, OD, FCOVD, FAAO | Washington | USA
Dr. Marie Bodack, OD, FAAO | Tennessee | USA
Dr. Stephen Byrnes, OD, FAAO | New Hampshire | USA
Dr. Barbara Caffery, OD, PhD, FAAO | Ontario| Ontario
Dr. Laurie Capogna, OD | Ontario | Canada
Dr. Tony Cavallerano, OD, FAAO | Massachusetts | USA

Dr. Freddie Chow, OD
Dr. Dan Cunningham, OD, FAAO | Ontario | Canada
Dr. Derek Cunningham, OD, FAAO | Texax | USA
Dr. Mark T. Dunbar, OD, FAAO | Florida | USA
Dr. Dawn Dunford, OD | Manitoba | Canada
Dr. Mark Eltis, OD, FAAO | Ontario | Canada
Dr. I. Benjamin Gaddie, OD, FAAO | Kentucky | USA
Dr. Solomon Gould, OD, MBA | Minnesota | USA
Dr. Whitney Hauser, OD | Tennessee | USA
Dr. Lynn Hellerstein, OD, FAAO | Colorado | USA
Dr. Milton Hom, OD, FAAO
Dr. Sandy Johal, OD, FAAO | British Columbia | Canada
Dr. Alan Kabat, OD, FAAO | Florida | USA
Dr. David Kading, OD, FAAO | Washington | USA
Dr. Michael Kaplan, OD
Dr. Kristine Kerestan Garbig, OD | Kentucky | USA
Dr. Thomas Kislan, OD
Dr. Angela Kyveris, OD | Ontario | Canada
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r. Anthony Litwak, OD, FAAO | Baltimore | USA
Dr. Blair Lonsberry, OD, FAAO | Oregon | USA
Dr. Debbie Luk, OD | Calgary | Canada
Dr. Richard Maharaj, OD, BSc
Dr. Ron Melton, OD, FAAO
| North Carolina | USA
Dr. Andrew Morgenstern, OD, FAAO | Maryland | USA
Dr. Scot Morris, OD | Colorado | USA
Dr. Maryke Neiberg, OD, FAAO
Dr. Shalu Pal, OD, FAAO | Ontario |  Canada
Dr. Judith Parks, OD
Dr. Maria Parisi, OD, FAAO | Pennsylvania | USA
Dr. Angela Peddle, OD, FAAO | Ontario | Canada
Dr. Carlo J. Pelino, OD, FAAO | Pennsylvania | USA
Dr. Pat Pirotte, OD, FAAO | Kansas | USA
Dr. Joseph J. Pizzimenti, OD, FAAO | Florida | USA
Dr. Patrick Quaid, Optometrist, FCOVD, PhD | Ontario | Canada
Dr. Mohammad Rafieetary, OD, FAAO | Tennessee | USA
Dr. Kimberly Reed, OD, FAAO
Dr. John Rumpakis, OD, MBA
Dr. Dennis Ruskin, OD, FAAO | Ontario | Canada
Dr. Olga Savitska, OD | Ontario | Canada
Dr. Gregory Schultz, OD, FAAO | Virginia | USA
Dr. Jonathan Shapiro, BSc, FCOptom, FAAO, FEAOO | Israel
Dr. Joseph Sowka, OD, FAAO | Florida | USA
Dr. Barry Tannen, OD, FAAO | New Jersey | USA
Dr. James Thimons, OD, FAAO
Dr. Randall Thomas, OD, MH, FAAO | North Carolina | USA
Dr. Nancy Torgerson, OD, FAAO | Washington | USA
Dr. Julie Tyler, OD, FAAO | Florida | USA

Dr. Jeffrey Walline, OD, FAAO | Ohio | USA
Dr. Walter Whitley, OD, FAAO | Virginia | USA

OPTICIANRY FACULTY

Ted Beaton, RO | Ontario | Canada
Sharon Carter | Arizona | USA
Kristine Kerestan Garbig, OD | Kentucky | USA
Fazal Khan, RO | Ontario | Canada
Rebecca L. Johnson, CPOT, COT, COE | North Carolina | USA
Lynn Lawrence, CPOT, ABOC, COA | Florida | USA
Valerie Manso, ABOC, FNAO | California | USA
Albert Mo, RO | Ontario | Canada
Gregory Naes, MBA | Tennessee | USA
Arthur Orava, RO | Ontario | Canada
Phernell Walker, MBA, ABOM, NCLEC | Oregon | USA

OTHER MEDICAL FACULTY

Blair Lamb, MD, FCFP | Ontario | Canada
Lawrence Komer, MD, FRCSC | Ontario | Canada