MEET OUR DOCTORS

Dr. Shiv Sharma

Optometrist &
ClinicAL DIRECTOR

Dr. Sharma’s interests include pediatrics, ocular disease, dry eye disease, and primary care.  He is passionate about providing cutting-edge eye care to his patients and is a strong proponent of educating patients about their vision and eye health so that they can be better informed and play a more active role in their care.
Dr. Shiv Sharma

Dr. Sharma's Professional Credentials

Licenses & Certifications

British Columbia Association of Optometrists

Colllege of Optometrists of BC

Canadian Board of Examiners in Optometry

United States National Board of Examiners in Optometry

education
background

Dr. Sharma graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree majoring in Molecular Biology and Biochemistry from Simon Fraser University with particular interest in genetics and protein structures. 

He went on to obtain a Doctor of Optometry degree from the Southern College of Optometry (SCO) and completed clinical rotations through the Eye Center at SCO, the John- Kenyon American Eye Institute, and Novamed Eye Surgery Center. 

These rotations through Cataract, Retina, and LASIK centers gave him the opportunity to provide care for pre-operative and post-operative patients and with treating various forms of ocular disease.

Volunteer
Work

Volunteering and giving back to the community is very important to Dr. Sharma.  He has served as a volunteer Optometrist for the Special Olympics Opening Eyes Program; this program provides eye exams and glasses at no cost to special Olympic athletes.

He has also participated in several community events promoting eye care and eye health including diabetes forums, health fairs, and public school screening.

Dr. Sharma has also served as Treasurer and on the Board of Directors for BCDO – BC Doctors of Optometry and actively advocates for Optometrists and the Profession of Optometry throughout the province.https://optivieweyeclinic.com/doctors/

Dr. Kavdeep Kang 
Optometrist in Surrey

Dr. Kavdeep Kang

Optometrist

Dr. Kavdeep Kang grew up in Surrey, BC. She graduated from the University of British Columbia with her Bachelor of Science degree. She then went on to pursue her Optometry degree from Aston University in Birmingham, England and graduated with distinction. After practicing in England for a few years, she returned home and continued her training at the University of Waterloo to get certified to practice optometry in Canada. Dr. Kang has acquired an array of clinical experience after practicing in two different countries. She trained at the Royal Derby Hospital in England and worked in private practice in a high ocular disease population, focusing on diabetes, cataract, glaucoma, and macular degeneration management.

She has also practiced within a busy ophthalmology clinic and in primary care here in the lower mainland.

 

Dr. Kang's Professional Credentials

Licenses & Certifications

British Columbia Association of Optometrists

College of Optometrists of BC

Canadian Board of Examiners in Optometry

University of Waterloo Bridging Program

education
background

Doctor of Optometry – University of Waterloo Bridging Program

MSc Optometry – University of Aston UK

BSc – University of British Columbia

About
Dr. Kang

Dr. Kang is now happy to be back and serving her hometown. She strives to bring quality eye care and education to her patients and is fluent in English and Punjabi. In her spare time, Dr. Kang enjoys spending time with family and friends, and traveling after having visited around 15 countries so far.

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. Sharon Wong

Optometrist

Dr. Sharon T. Wong graduated from University of Montreal Optometry School in 2004. Originally from Montreal, she moved to Vancouver and loves the beautiful BC mountains and West Coast lifestyle.

Dr. Wong is passionate about providing the best eye care for her patients. Dr Wong’s areas of expertise include ocular pathology, ocular nutrition, dry eye treatment, low vision, and myopia control.

Dr. Wong has worked in academic eye research (PhD and Pearson medal from University of Waterloo), published scientific articles, presented at international conferences, and taught at Montreal, Waterloo, and Queen’s universities. She worked in low vision rehabilitation in Quebec (Nazareth and Louis Braille Institute) and subsequently at an ophthalmology clinic in British Columbia where she directed an Optometric Residency Program in affiliation with Pacific University College of Optometry. 

She was a professional medical illustrator for several years, and she is fluent in English and French. In her free time, she enjoys camping and spending time with family. Dr. Sharon Wong welcomes patients of all ages at Optiview Eye Clinic.


Dr. Sharon Wong Optometrist

Dr. Wong's Professional Credentials

Licenses & Certifications

College of Optometrists of British Columbia.

Canadian Association of Optometrists.

British Columbia Doctors of Optometry Association.

education
background

Doctor Of Optometry – University of Montreal

Clinical rotation in complex eyecare at the Veterans Hospital in Syracuse, New York.

PhD Vision Science and Biology – University of Waterloo.

MSc Anatomy and Cell Biology – Queen’s University.

BSc (Honours) Life Sciences – Queen’s University.

Volunteer
Work

Canadian Examiners in Optometry.

Low Vision contributor with the Canadian College of Specialties in Optometry.

Volunteer eyecare – Vancouver Downtown Eastside.

Volunteer eyecare – Tanzania Africa missions.

Fitness trainer for a blind Para-Olympic athlete in affiliation with CNIB.