Dr. Yolanda Evans completed her Bachelor of Science at the University of Waterloo and continued on to Boston, MA for her Doctor of Optometry degree at The New England College of Optometry. Progressive in its profession, Dr. Evans gained valuable clinical expertise in the US in primary care Optometry, ocular disease, and treatment and management of ocular disease.
She trained in Toronto, her hometown, at the Vision Institute of Canada where she gained a wealth of knowledge and practice in pediatric, children, and special needs eye examinations and care.
She graduated in 1998, and has been practicing in the greater Toronto area ever since. Part of that time included staff Optometrist at TLC-The Laser Vision Correction Centre-where she advanced her skills in laser vision correction care.
After 16 years of practicing Optometry, Dr. Evans is forever passionate about providing optimal eye care and is committed to educating patients of all ages on maintaining and preserving vision and ocular health. She knew it was her true calling after her first visit with Dr. Stan Salsberg himself when she was a teenager. Her special interests lie in Comprehensive Optometry and presbyopic multifocal correction (i.e. contact lens).
She is a member and active volunteer of the Ontario Association of Optometrists, and a member of the Canadian Association of Optometrists.
Dr. Evans maintains a balanced life through fitness, meditation, living a conscious lifestyle, and spending time with family and friends. She speaks fluent Greek.