Dr. Michelle Nadeau completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Waterloo in Biomedical Sciences. She graduated from the New England College of Optometry and thereafter completed a Residency with subspecialty in Ocular Disease at NOVA Southeastern University.
During her training, Dr. Nadeau was a member of the Beta Sigma Kappa honors fraternity and completed internships in Canada and the United States. She was privileged to work in a Veteran’s Hospital in the areas of comprehensive eye care, post-operative eye care and managing ocular disease. She then trained at the Vision Institute of Canada in specialty contact lenses and children’s vision. She completed a binocular vision internship at the New England Eye Institute where she gained experience in vision training. She also completed an internship in comprehensive family eye care at a Community Health Center and in a mobile clinic going to various nursing homes and schools.
During her residency, Dr. Nadeau was involved in training optometry students in clinical patient care. She also gained extensive experience in therapeutic treatment and management of eye disease. She was exposed to many areas of specialty eye care including glaucoma, oculoplastics, cataract and corneal surgeries, retinal conditions, and neuroopthalmology.
Dr. Nadeau has been involved in many volunteer actions including working in a homeless shelter eye clinic, fundraising for VOSH (Volunteer Optometric Services to Humanity), organizing and participating in a VOSH mission trip to an impoverished region of the Dominican Republic, and participating in many Lion’s club and Special Olympics vision screenings.
Dr. Nadeau is a member of the College of Optometrists of Ontario, the Ontario Association of Optometrists and the Canadian Association of Optometrists. She practices full spectrum optometry including therapeutic treatment of red eye and other ocular conditions, management of ocular disease, contact lens fitting, pre- and post-operative care and children’s eye exams.