Meet our Optometrists

Meet our optometrists!


Dr. Somya Dixit

Dr. Somya Dixit has lived in Ottawa since the age of 11. She completed her undergraduate degree in Biomedical Sciences from the University of


Dr. Jamie Lau

Originally from Toronto, Dr. Jamie Lau moved to Ottawa in 2011 after graduating from the New England College of Optometry in Boston


Dr. William Clarke

Dr. Clarke received his Bachelor of Science and Doctor of Optometry degree in 1992. Since moving to Ottawa, Dr. Clarke has been providing


Dr. Melanie Scott

Dr. Scott is originally from New Brunswick. After completing her bachelor’s degree in Biology at St. Francis Xavier University she went on to


Dr. Kirsten North

Dr. North has been working at Merivale Vision Care since 1992 and is now one of the clinic's owners. Dr. North enjoys getting to know her


Dr. Kristine MacDiarmid

Dr. MacDiarmid is originally from Miramichi, New Brunswick, where she began her training in science at the University of New Brunswick


Dr. Joelle Zagury

Dr. Zagury is from Montreal and joined Merivale Vision Care in June 2008 when she moved to Ottawa. She received her education at the


Dr. Estelle Saunders

Dr. Saunders joined Merivale Vision Care in 1991. She is originally from South Africa, now living in Canada for over 30 years. She


Dr. Sarah Morris

Dr. Morris received her Doctor of Optometry degree from the University of Waterloo in 2006. She worked in Edmonton and Vancouver before


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8A-1547 Merivale Road Ottawa, ON K2G 4V3
T: (613) 226-8446
F: (613) 226-1831

New patients welcome!


  • Monday 9am – 5pm
  • Tuesday 9am – 8pm
  • Wednesday 9am – 5pm
  • Thursday 9am – 8pm
  • Friday 8am – 4pm
  • Sat/Sun Closed