Dr Louise Hale

In 1992, Dr Hale graduated from City University, London, England with a Bachelor Science degree in Optometry.

Having interned under world renowned ophthalmologists Dr. Jack Kanski and Dr. Clive Edelsten in Windsor, England she began her practice in a unique primary care centre which provided Optometry alongside Dental, Audiology, Physiotherapy and Chiropractic under one roof.

Along with her family, she immigrated to Canada in 2006 and has been expanding her scope of practice to include care of patients with Low Vision. She has successfully completed the Canadian Standard Assessment in Optometry, and holds certification for prescribing Ocular Therapeutic Agents.

Dr. Louise Hale is currently assisting Dr M.L. Lapointe in the Low Vision Clinic at the Eye Institute in Ottawa and is a volunteer with the Optometry Examining Board of Canada (OBEC) (Bureau des examinateurs en optométrie du Canada).

In her spare time, she is an active member of the Ottawa Outdoor Club.