Dr. Mak graduated with Honours from the University of Waterloo School of Optometry and was awarded the Essilor Award for Academic and Clinical Excellence in Optics in 2010. Dr. Mak completed her ocular disease externship at OMNI Eye Services in Atlanta, Georgia where she worked with several prestigious ophthalmologists specializing in the fields of vitreo-retinal diseases, glaucoma, corneal diseases and cataracts. Dr. Mak completed her Canadian externship in multi-doctor practices, including one in British Columbia, where she had the chance to practice in a location that utilized therapeutic drugs in a primary care setting before such legislation passed in Ontario. Since graduating, Dr Mak has worked in various clinical settings. She enjoys seeing patients of all ages and has experience fitting and managing contact lens patients, as well as treating, managing and co-managing ocular disease.
Dr. Mak has successfully completed the Canadian Standard Assessment of Optometry and is fully certified to use therapeutic drugs for the treatment of ocular disease. She is registered with the College of Optometrists of Ontario and is a member of the Ontario Association of Optometrists and the Canadian Association of Optometrists.
Dr. Mak was also privileged to work with The Lions Club and OneSight completing a ten day mission to villages in Zacatecas, Mexico, where she volunteered her services to help thousands of people regain significant vision and for some, help them to see clearly for the first time.