Dr. Satinder Bains, OD
Dr. Satinder Bains has been serving Greater Vancouver communities since 2010. Dr. Bains completed his Bachelor of Science majoring in Biochemistry from the University of British Columbia. He furthered his education at Pacific University in Forest Grove, Oregon earning his Doctor of Optometry with Honors. Dr. Satinder Bains is passionate about Optometry and is currently accepting new patients. Outside of serving his patients, he enjoys playing sports, drinking coffee and traveling.
Dr. Satinder Bains has experience working in all aspects of Optometry, his clinical work includes interning at the Spokane VA Medical Centre, Pacific Cataract and Laser Institute (Bellevue, Washington) along with clinical rotations in vision therapy, sports vision, family eye care with emphasis on pediatrics and development. Dr. Bains is accredited by the College of Optometrists of BC with and is a proud member of the British Columbia Association of Optometrists.
Dr. Harpinder S. Gill, B.Sc., O.D.
Dr. Harpinder S. Gill was born in beautiful British Columbia and raised in Surrey. Dr. Harpinder Gill completed his Bachelors of Science degree at University of British Columbia majoring in Cell Biology and Genetics and minoring in Psychology. Dr. Gill went to further pursue his Doctor of Optometry degree at Pacific University in Oregon where he graduated with honours distinction. Clinical externships completed at Pacific Cataract and Laser Institute in Washington State with emphasis on ocular diseases, Alderwood Vision Therapy with emphasis on pediatric vision therapy, and Portland Medical Centre for pediatrics and family optometry.
Dr. Harpinder Gill has been practicing family optometry for over 12 years and his main interests include ocular disease management involving retinal pathology. Dr. Gill is accredited by the College of Optometrists of BC and is a member of the BC Doctors of Optometry Association and the Canadian Association of Optometrists. Outside of work Dr. Gill volunteer's his time to various charities in the community and loves to spend time with his two lovely young daughters and beautiful wife. Dr. Gill is fluent in Punjabi and Hindi and is currently accepting new patients of all ages.
Our Optometrists in the Vancouver and Surrey area provide complete eye care services for the surrounding communities.
As a licensed optometrists, our doctors provide exams, diagnoses, and treatments of all disorders that affect the eye or vision. In addition to training in eye diseases and disorders, our Optometrists are also trained in anatomy, biochemistry, and physiology. With this background, our doctors are trained to recognize a range of health issues; such as glaucoma, macular degeneration, diabetes and hypertension.
Our Optometrists work hard to stay current on the latest advances in eye health and vision care and regularly attend continuing education seminars and advanced training courses. It is because of our doctors' dedication to continuing education that our Vancouver and Surrey patients receive the most modern and progressive vision care available.
Dr. Anita Dhaliwal, OD
Dr. Anita Dhaliwal was born and raised in the United Kingdom. She went to Cardiff University to study Optometry and received her professional designation in 2010.
Dr. Dhaliwal relocated to Canada and worked with incredible determination to further her education, enabling her to continue working in the profession she loves. She began by licensing as an Optician, and worked to gain invaluable insight into Optometry in Canada. During this time, she also completed the highly sought after Bridging One Program at the University of Waterloo. She proudly became a therapeutic certified Doctor of Optometry in 2018.
If you know Dr. Dhaliwal, you will know that she believes in providing personal eyecare. She welcomes each and every patient with a smile, and prides herself in developing long term relationships with them. She particularly enjoys working in pediatrics, and educating the current and future generations in how to maintain healthy eyes. She offers many years of experience to her patients, and has added myopia management to this in the recent years.
Dr. Dhaliwal loves to stay active with her family. She recently took to golf and paddle boarding in her spare time, and enjoys relaxing with a good book, a glass of wine, or the latest TV show.