About Us

We are delighted to introduce you to the Institute which was established as a site of advanced care for medical retinal disease.  Many hours of work have been expended in order to ensure a delightful patient experience which we hope to continue to improve for our diverse population.

Our Mission

To provide leading medical retina care

The Institute of Medical Retina is an international site of excellence in the management of retinal disease through outpatient medical paradigms of care.

A dedicated care team, trained in the latest diagnostic and therapeutic modalities, consistently provides personalized and attentive care to all.

Excellence in all aspects of detection and treatment of retinal conditions

Team commitment to respect, communication
and measurable outcomes

Compassion and empathy towards all people

Serve patients with the latest developments in care in an attentive environment

The Institute

We place importance on ensuring a convivial patient care setting rich in natural light.  Our staff takes great pride in knowing our patients personally and identifying their unique needs. The Institute contains the latest technologies in diagnostic and therapeutic retinal devices.

Architecturally, the Institute was designed to allow proper patient flow through the many stages of the clinical evaluation process. Furthermore, we are particularly proud of our information technology backbone which ensures safe data storage and transmission.

Our Team

Dr. Amer Omar

Ophtalmologist

Dr. Omar is a recognized expert in the diagnosis and management of diabetic retinopathy, age-related macular degeneration, retinal vascular disease, posterior segment uveitis and ophthalmic genetics.

Our Team

Dr. Amer Omar

Ophtalmologist

Dr. Omar is a recognized expert in the diagnosis and management of diabetic retinopathy, age-related macular degeneration, retinal vascular disease, posterior segment uveitis and ophthalmic genetics.

Dr. Ramina Nissan

Optometrist

Dr. Nissan is a certified Doctor of Optometry (O.D.) by both the Canadian Board of Optometry and the American National Board of Optometry. She has a particular interest in the ocular complications of diabetes.

Research

Research plays an integral part in the functioning and day to day operation of the institute. All staff have a vested interest in advancing patient care through the pursuit of tangible solutions for both common and rare retinal pathologies. We actively participate in both local and multi-centre trials.

Care you can see

If you are suffering from a retinal condition or simply experiencing issues with your vision, our team of experts will be happy to assist you.

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