Dr. Gwyneth Hamilton is originally from Belleville, Ontario. She graduated from the University of Western Ontario in 2014 with an Honours Specialization in Biology. She then went straight into the optometry program at the New England College of Optometry in Boston and graduated in 2018.
During her studies, Dr. Hamilton had the opportunity to work with diverse populations in many specialized clinics including the Perkins School for the Blind and the New England Eye Institute. She especially enjoyed performing low vision exams. She also acquired many skills that help in her day to day practice at the Vision Institute of Canada in Toronto, a health centre in East Boston and the Veterans Affair Hospital in Jamaica Plain Massachusetts. These experiences allowed her to work with many different types of patients with a wide array of ocular health conditions and vision needs.
At work, Dr. Hamilton especially likes treating ocular disease in order to help her patients optimize their vision and maximize their quality of life.
In her personal life, Dr. Hamilton loves going for hikes in the summer. She also enjoys spending time with her family and friends.