Dr. Nishi Khullar graduated from the University of Waterloo with an Honours Bachelor of Science Degree. During this time, she worked as a researcher at The Toronto Western Hospital completing studies on Cataract Wait Times for patients in Ontario. She then went on to complete her doctorate degree from the University of Waterloo, School of Optometry, graduating on the Dean’s Honours List. During her training, Dr. Khullar interned with renowned retinal specialist Dr. Jordan Cheskes in Scarborough. Focuses of the internship included diagnosis and treatment of retinal and posterior segment diseases. Dr. Khullar joined private practice in Brampton and Mississauga and focuses on Ocular Diseases, Geriatrics and Pediatric Optometry. She started practicing in Oshawa and Markham and became an active member of the Durham and York Region communities by being involved in local charity groups and having active seminars for seniors in both regions.
Always passionate about giving back and volunteer work, Dr. Khullar has participated in eye care missions worldwide, including Guatemala and India. She continues to strive for the betterment of eye health in the local communities of Oshawa and Markham as well.
Dr. Khullar is an active member of the Canadian Association of Optometrists and the Ontario Association of Optometrists.
In her personal time, Dr. Khullar enjoys travelling with her husband and spending time outdoors as much as possible during the summer months.