Dr. Patrick Lam was born and raised in Scarborough, Ontario. He became interested in Optometry as a career in high school and decided to enroll at the University of Waterloo for his Bachelor Degree of Science, and then afterwards into the University of Waterloo Doctor of Optometry program. Dr. Lam is a member of the Ontario Association of Optometrists and the Canadian Association of Optometrists.
Dr. Patrick Lam did his extern placements in Brantford, ON and Newmarket, ON where he was exposed to cases involving glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration, cataracts and dry eyes with a focus on primary and ocular health care. Dr. Lam is a TPA-certified optometrist, with a special interest in myopia control and dry eye therapy.
Dr. Lam speaks English and is able to provide eye exams in Cantonese.