Dr. Avneet Atwal
Dr. Atwal was born and raised in Victoria, British Columbia. She received her BSc in Biology with distinction from the University of Victoria and then earned her Doctor of Optometry from the University of Houston. She was honoured with several Letters of Clinical Excellence and served in multiple leadership roles including being the liaison for the College of Optometrists in Vision Development. Her final year of externships included close work with ophthalmologists where she was involved in treating and managing patients with advanced ocular diseases such as glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, cataracts, macular degeneration, and other retinal diseases.
Dr. Atwal believes it is of utmost importance to take the time to provide her patients with the best, most comprehensive care possible. Her goal is to increase the longevity of her patient’s eye health and vision. She is also fluent in Punjabi. Special areas of interest include ocular disease, myopia management, and vision therapy. Dr. Atwal welcomes new patients!