Dr. Fallon Patel completed her Bachelor of Science and Doctor of Optometry from the University of Waterloo with Deans Honour List. She has been providing comprehensive eye care services for over 10 years.
She is an avid promoter for paediatric and developmental vision care. With this interest, Dr. Patel furthered her studies to complete a fellowship with the College of Vision Development (FCOVD), the leading non-profit organization focused on advancing excellence in optometric vision therapy and myopia control. This extensive process allows for Dr. Patel to comprehensively examine and confidently treat patients requiring myopia management including orthokeratology, vision therapy and rehabilitation.
It is Dr. Patel's mission to ensure that the paediatric population of Hamilton, Burlington and Oakville have access to current and up-to-date preventative eye care services. Dr. Patel and the Canadian Optometric Association recommends that your child have their first eye exam at 6 months of age and then to check yearly. As an eye doctor, she has the knowledge to work in-depth with children that may have or are suffering from progressive myopia and/or learning and reading difficulties as a result.
Dr. Patel is born and raised in Hamilton, Ontario and now resides in Oakville, Ontario. On her spare time she enjoys spending time with her two small children and husband. She also enjoys family walks with their dog, reading and fine arts.