Dr. Sarah Oh
Dr. Sarah Oh
Dr. Sarah Oh is passionate about holistic health care, wellness, and disease prevention. Her mantra is “Nourish, See, Thrive!” and her mission is to educate her patients and the public about how nutrition, lifestyle, and environmental factors can have profound impacts on ocular health and vision.
Dr. Oh completed her Honours Bachelor of Science degree at the University of Guelph with a focus in Biological Sciences and Nutritional & Nutraceutical Sciences. She also earned her Master of International Public Health at the University of Queensland in Australia. Upon her return to Canada, she worked in contact lens research at the Centre for Ocular Research & Education (CORE). She has published several peer-reviewed journal articles from her research work.
She completed her Doctor of Optometry degree on the Dean’s Honours List at the University of Waterloo, and was awarded the Alcon Scholarship for Research in Contact Lens Care. Her optometric training included a 4-month externship at Houston Eye Associates where she worked alongside specialist ophthalmologists and gained experience in treating a variety of ocular diseases.
Dr.Oh has a strong desire to improve equitable access to eye care, and reduce preventable vision loss. She was an Executive Vice-President of the UW student chapter of Volunteer for Optometric Services to Humanity (VOSH), and has volunteered in providing compassionate eye care in Peru (VOSH), Fiji (MMI), Mexico (OneSight), and Toronto (Mes Amis & St. Michael’s Hospital).
She is a member of the Canadian Association of Optometrists and Ontario Association of Optometrists.