ABOUT ERIN MILLS EYE CLINIC
Erin Mills Eye Exam Clinic has been located inside the Erin Mills Town Centre, Mississauga for 30 years. Originally situated beside Lenscrafters and Sears, Dr. Peter Pao and Dr. Matthew Kwong have now moved their optometry practice within the mall across from Shoppers Drug Mart.
Dr. Pao and Dr. Kwong take great pride in the years of care they have provided to Mississauga and Erin Mills area residents and continue to take care of your family's eyes and optometric needs. Whether it be a comprehensive glasses or contact lens prescription, to concerns about protecting your eye’s future and evaluating the health of the eye, our team will discuss your needs and concerns regarding your eyes, contact lens and eye wear.
Dr. Matthew Kwong
Dr. Matthew Kwong grew up in Mississauga and graduated in 2001 from the University of Toronto. In 2005, he completed his Doctor of Optometry from the New England College of Optometrist in Boston. He is licensed in the use of topical and oral pharmaceutical agents for the treatment of eye disease as well as orthokeratology. Dr. Kwong approaches each of his patients as a whole person, taking into account a patient's complete lifestyle and health.
Dr. Kwong is a member of the Ontario Association of Optometrist and has been invited numerous times to speak to the public regarding eye health. He also speaks to health care providers in efforts of increasing their competence to patient care and the eye. As a member of the American Academy of Orthokeratology and Myopic Control.
Dr. Kwong has a special interest in nutrition and in the recent epidemic of myopic progression and its control. He is fluent in English, Cantonese and Mandarin.
Dr. Ernest Tang
Dr. Ernest Tang is a graduate of the University of Waterloo School of Optometry. He completed both his Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) and Doctor of Optometry (OD) in 2010. During his fourth year clinical rotation, he practiced at OMNI Eye Institute in Atlanta Georgia, a leading eye care center in the United States focused on the treatment and management of ocular disease. There, he worked with respected glaucoma, cataract, and retinal surgeons while focusing extensively on therapeutics for treatment of anterior segment diseases.
Dr.Tang enjoys providing routine care for patients of all ages in private practice. Additionally, he is an optometrist at LASIKMD where numerous surgical procedures including LASIK, PRK, RLE (Refractive Lens Exchange), and more recently, CXL (Corneal Cross Linking) for patients with Keratoconus are offered. He has provided consultations and post-operative care for over 5000 patients. Having undergone the Advanced Custom LASIK surgery himself, he enjoys both giving advice and sharing his personal experience!
Dr.Tang has been a proud member of the Ontario Association of Optometrists (OAO) since 2010.
Dr. Lauren Hsia
Dr. Lauren Hsia grew up in Vancouver, British Columbia, and received her Bachelor of Health Sciences Honours degree at McMaster University and her Doctor of Optometry degree, with Dean’s Honours, at the University of Waterloo. During her professional training, she interned at the Lexington Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Kentucky where she gained significant experience in diagnosing, managing, and treating ocular diseases. Dr. Hsia is qualified in the use of topical and oral therapeutics for the treatment of ocular diseases and is certified to prescribe these treatments in Ontario and British Columbia. She is a member of the Ontario Association of Optometrists.
Dr. Hsia is passionate about providing her patients with the highest quality of care and a better understanding of their eye health and vision. She can provide optometric services in English and Mandarin and is gladly accepting new patients. In her spare time, she enjoys cycling, tennis,playing music, volunteering in the community, and traveling.
Dr. Jasmintha Ellaurie
Dr. Ellaurie grew up in Alberta and moved to Ontario to attend the University of Waterloo where she earned her Bachelor of Honours Science degree in 2004. She then moved to Boston, Massachusetts where she attended The New England College of Optometry and graduated as a member of the Beta Sigma Kappa International Optometric Honours Society in 2008.
Dr Ellaurie's training included performing eye exams at Dimock Community Health Center in Boston where she saw a variety of different patients. Next,she focused on the pediatrics, low vision, and contact lens specialties at New England Eye Institute in Boston. Finally, she had the privilege of spending six months at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute (the #1 eye hospital in the US) in Miami, Florida in a rigorous program which gave her extensive experience in ocular disease and allowed her to work directly with many ophthalmologists and optometrists who are at the top of their field. Dr. Ellaurie is experience in examining patients of all ages in addition to patients with mental and physical disabilities. She loves being an eye doctor and has successfully completed all parts of both the Canadian and American Optometry Board Exams.
Dr. Laura Chan
Dr. Peter Pao is the owner and founder of Erin Mills Eye Exam Clinic and has been providing routine eye exams since 1990 at the Erin Mills Town Centre. He has since retired retired.