Dr. Michael Shin is an Optometrist in Thornhill providing complete eye care services for the surrounding communities.
Dr. Shin received bachelor of science degree in 1996 at University of Waterloo and obtained his doctor of optometry degree in 2000 at New England College of Optometry in Boston, Massachusetts.
Dr. Shin was the primary optometrist at Scarborough Eye Associates for the past decades. He has been working together with renowned surgeons including Dr. Jordan Cheskes, Dr. David Assad from Scarborough Eye Associates and Dr. Raymond Stein from Bochner Eye Institute.
Dr. Shin has started his own practice in 2013. As a licensed optometrist, Dr. Shin provides exams, diagnoses, and treatments of all disorders that affect the eye or vision.
He has a special interest in treatment options for Myopia. He believes the Myopia is a pandemic disease in the modern digital age. High myopia is a leading factor for many types of eye disease, i.e. Retinal detachment, macular degeneration and glaucoma.
Dr. Shin works hard to stay current on the latest advances in eye health and vision care and regularly attends continuing education seminars and advanced training courses. It is because of Dr. Shin's dedication to continuing education that our Thornhill patients receive the most modern and progressive vision care available.