Meet Dr. Colette Whiting
Dr. Colette Whiting graduated from the University of Waterloo School of Optometry in 1986. There she received the Gold Medal from the College of Optometrists of Ontario. She is a member in good standing with the Ontario and Canadian Association of Optometrists.
Dr. Whiting is committed to keeping up with the latest developments in eye care and regularly upgrades her skills as an eye care professional through continuing education. She is currently certified in Advanced Ocular Disease and Therapeutics. Dr. Whiting strives to improve the quality of life of her patients by offering quality care, products, and services. She is well regarded in the community as a trusted caregiver and advisor.
In her spare time, Dr. Whiting’s tireless involvement in community services has made her a familiar face in Shelburne. She has been an active member of the Shelburne Rotary Club and the Shelburne Horticultural Society for 25 years.
Dr. Sandra Gillis-Kennedy is an Optometrist at Shelburne Primary EyeCare. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Economics at the University of Waterloo and then received her Doctor of Optometry at the University of Waterloo.
Sandra has an interest in Type I and Type II diabetes. She has completed courses at the Canadian School of Natural Nutrition to further educate her patients about diabetes and overall wellness to preserve their gift of sight. She received her certificate in Advanced Ocular Disease & Therapeutics at Northern State University. Sandra is both an authorizer and vendor for the Assistive Device Plan (ADP) to assist patients who require low vision aids. She is a member of the Ontario Association of Optometrists and the Canadian Association of Optometrists.
In her spare time, Dr Gillis-Kennedy enjoys downhill skiing, scuba diving and mountain biking with her husband and three children.
Please call our office at: 519-925-3320 if you experience loss of vision, double vision, swelling, infection or any eye emergency, contact us immediately for guidance. We’ll help you with the best treatment to prevent complications and promote long-lasting clear eyesight.
Use your best judgment on urgency – find the nearest emergency room or review our emergency page for tips.