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Richard Maharaj, OD, BSc

Dr. Richard Maharaj completed his Bachelor of Science and Doctor of Optometry from the University of Waterloo in 2003. He has acquired a variety of clinical experiences with extensive emphasis on refractive surgery management, ocular pathology and pediatric optometry. He is registered with the Assistive Devices Program and as part of the Mountain Eye Care team, provides low vision services for the greater Hamilton area.

Since joining Mountain Eye Care, he has provided eye care home calls to various local nursing homes. He also provides clinical care at Humber River Regional Hospital – York Finch Eye Associates in Downsview.

Dr. Maharaj is an active member of the Ontario Association of Optometrists, College of Optometrists of Ontario and the Hamilton Society of Optometrists. He is also a site supervisor for training Optometric Interns from the University of Waterloo, School of Optometry. Dr. Maharaj has and continues to volunteer for international eye care missions to underserviced countries.