Dr. Kristen Mansi is from Georgetown, Ontario and received her Honours Bachelor of Science in Biology and Psychology from McMaster University. Following this she continued her studies at the University of Waterloo School of Optometry and Vision Science graduating on the Dean’s Honours List.
During her studies, Kristen completed an ocular disease and therapeutics externship at the Beraja Medical Institute in Miami, Florida. She also completed externships with optometrists in Georgetown and Vaughan focusing on pediatrics, binocular vision, and contact lenses. She was also fortunate enough to experience two volunteer mission trips to Romania and China and hopes to go on many more in the future.
In her spare time Kristen enjoys travelling and spending time with her family and friends. She is an active member of the Canadian Association of Optometrists as well as the Ontario Association of Optometrists. She is excited to join the team and is looking forward to practicing in Barrie.
Children's eye care is a particular area of Interest for Dr. Kristen Mansi as she believes that early health assessment is very important to the well being of developing children.