Dr. Westley Bond completed his Honours degree in Biomedical Science at the University of Ottawa in 2011. During this time, Dr. Bond worked as an optometric assistant and volunteered at the Ottawa Hospital’s Dialysis Unit and Intensive Care Unit, where he developed a keen interest in the ocular manifestations of diabetes and other systemic health conditions.
He obtained his Doctorate of Optometry from the University of Waterloo in 2016, graduating on the Dean’s Honour List. During his studies he had the opportunity to complete an international ocular disease clerkship in Muskogee, Oklahoma. Dr. Bond joined Rideau Optometric in July of 2016 and enjoys seeing patients of all ages.
He has a special interest in ocular health, binocular vision, contact lenses, and patient-centered care. Dr. Bond grew up in Stittsville and is happy to be back in the Ottawa area. In his spare time, he enjoys the outdoors, running, fitness training, music production, and hockey. Dr. Bond speaks English and French.