Dr. Aqeela Naqvi received her Bachelor of Arts in English Literature with Honors from The College of New Jersey. She then went on to study at the State University of New York College of Optometry where she graduated as a Doctor of Optometry.
Dr. Naqvi completed her clinical training at top-tier institutions in New York City — one of the most bustling and diverse cities in the world. Her various internships included rotations through the NYC Health + Hospitals system (Woodhull Medical and Mental Health Center, Gouverneur Hospital), and New York University Student Health Center. Additionally, she volunteered at the Bowery Mission, providing eye exams and glasses free-of-cost to the needy and homeless in NYC.
Her training provided her with experience in primary care, contact lenses, pediatrics, vision therapy, neuro-optometry, glaucoma, ocular disease (including diabetes, hypertension, macular degeneration), and dry eye management.
Dr. Naqvi believes in providing a friendly, respectful, and quality patient-care experience, taking the extra time with her patients to communicate more effectively. She regards lifelong study as essential for enhancing her knowledge and skills as a caregiver and believes in constantly challenging herself to growth in all spheres of life.
Dr. Naqvi is a member of the College of Optometrists of Ontario, the Ontario Association of Optometrists, and the Canadian Association of Optometrists. She is able to provide eye exams in both English and Spanish.