FYidoctors - Vancouver - Dunbar

4292 Dunbar Street
Vancouver (British Columbia)
V6S2E9
Monday:
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday:
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday:
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday:
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday:
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday:
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Meet Our Optometrists

Goleta Amirli

Originally from Saskatchewan, Dr. Goleta Amirli attended the University of Regina where she majored in Chemistry. She received her Doctorate of Optometry from Pacific University in Oregon in 2009. Her clinical training included internships at Eyes of Arizona Vision & Surgery Center, Blackwell Vision Center in Oklahoma, Portland Vision Clinic in Oregon, and Spivack-Omni Eye Specialists in Colorado.

Dr. Amirli is committed to providing a high standard of care to all her patients. She brings with her a variety of experience in all areas of optometry, and especially enjoys diagnosis and management of ocular disease, contact lens, and refractive surgery co-management.

Dr. Amirli has been an active member of Amigos; a group of optometric students and eye care professionals who provide vision care and eyeglasses to people in developing countries. Her past project includes a trip to Honduras. She also organized and participated in numerous vision screenings for the community in and around Portland, Oregon. She has volunteered at the Special Olympics in Washington, providing eye care through the Healthy Athletes program.

In her spare time, Dr. Amirli enjoys exploring the Pacific Northwest’s great outdoors.

Tod McNab
Dr. Tod McNab is a graduate of the University Of Waterloo School of Optometry (1981) and a recipient of their Academic Achievement Scholarship. Dr. McNab established his practice in Richmond in 1986 and has since worked hard to develop an eye care clinic that meets the general and specialized needs of that community.
He sits on the Canadian Examiners in Optometry and participates in the National Board Exam question writing, review and selection process. As well, Tod sits on the Board of Directors of FYidoctors, Canada’s largest provider of independent eye care services. He is also a member of Bausch+Lomb’s Global Advisory Committee.
A past chair of the Quality Assurance Committee for the B.C. College of Optometrists, Tod has been a highly active member of the Third World Eye Care Society, a B.C.-based group of eye care professionals who provide vision care and used eyeglasses at no charge to people most in need in developing countries. He has been part of vision care projects in Romania, India, Malawi and Cambodia.
Dr. McNab is also a graduate of the Emily Carr School of Art and Design and majored in sculpture, where he received two scholarship awards. His work has been selected for both national and international shows. He is a fitness enthusiast, marathon runner and cyclist who lives in Vancouver with his wife and daughter. 

 

Stephanie Brooks
Dr. Stephanie Brooks completed her undergraduate degree from the University of Western Ontario (with a BA in psychology) in 1989 and received her Doctor of Optometry degree from the University of Waterloo in 1993. She moved to BC from Ontario for the abundance of outdoor activities and has never regretted it. After graduation she practised in Delta where she was president of the Fraser Valley Optometric Association and participated in the Patterns of Practice/Quality Assurance committees.
Since 1997, she has been practising on the west side of Vancouver and was part of the advisory committee of FYidoctors. She has written articles for vancouverwomen.com, as well as the Health Journal, and currently sits on the development committee for the Canadian Examiners in Optometry. She is delighted to be able to provide excellence in eye care in such a state of the art clinic, and proud to be part of the Dunbar community and on the board of directors of the Dunbar Village Business Association. 
Ashala Mah

Dr. Ashala Mah is very excited to be with FYidoctors! Dr. Mah graduated from the University of Saskatchewan with a degree in Anatomy and Cell Biology, then completed her Doctorate of Optometry (with Distinction) at the University of Waterloo.

Dr. Mah completed a clinical internship in Tampa Bay, Florida, where she worked with Retinal Specialists and Ophthalmologists, gaining valuable experience with a variety of ocular diseases. In her last year of school, Dr. Mah was awarded the FYidoctors Practice Excellence Award, and given the opportunity to attend an American Academy of Optometry meeting in Denver, Colorado.

Dr. Mah is passionate about providing quality eye care. She has volunteered in Romania on a mission trip with the Volunteer Optometric Services to Humanity (VOSH) group, and hopes to do more mission trips in the future. During her time in Optometry school, Dr. Mah became involved with her community, providing vision screenings and speaking about diabetic eye disease.

Dr. Mah is a member of the Canadian Association of Optometry and the British Columbia Association of Optometry. Dr. Mah is currently accepting new patients.