Dr. Basi received a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Manitoba before moving to Philadelphia to study optometry. She graduated from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry at Salus University where she received her Doctor of Optometry degree, a second bachelor’s degree in Vision Science, and an Advanced Retina Certificate. Dr. Basi then studied an additional year as the Pediatric and Vision Therapy Resident at the Southern California College of Optometry. Dr. Basi was also involved in real assignment writing and research with the prestigious Pediatric Eye Disease Investigator Group.
She works with children and adults with vision challenges including; binocular vision dysfunction, visual information processing disorders, learning related vision problems, traumatic brain injury, and special needs. Dr. Basi participates in medical and surgical co-management of patients with advanced eye disease including: dry eyes, glaucoma, macular degeneration, cataracts, diabetic retinopathy and other retinal diseases. She enjoys working with people of all ages and is careful to present all treatment options, as not all vision problems may be resolved with glasses alone.
She is a member of the Canadian Association of Optometrists (CAO), the BC Association of Optometrists (BCAO, College of Optometrists in Vision Development (COVD) and American Academy of Optometry (AAO). She is licensed to practice in BC and California State. When not at the clinic she enjoys hiking.