Dr. Rooda Ahmed
Dr. Rooda Ahmed, a native Canadian, came to the Chicago area via The East Coast. After she received her undergraduate degree in Biology at the University of Toronto, she moved to Boston where she earned her Doctorate of Optometry from the New England College of Optometry in 2011. After a receiving further training in Connecticut, She eventually made her way to the Chicago area and Visibly Better Eye Care.
While still in Boston, Dr. Ahmed completed her optometric training at the New England Eye Institute and at a community health center. Her primary focus during this time was on contact lenses, primary eye care, pediatric examinations and vision therapy.
Dr. Ahmed pursued further ocular disease training at the VA Newington in Connecticut, where she provided primary and advanced eye care services to veterans. Today, Dr. Ahmed's practice is concentrated on full-scope optometry, with an emphasis on contact lenses and the management and treatment of eye diseases.
During her time off, Dr. Ahmed used to enjoy travelling with her husband and exploring the outdoors, but with the arrival of her first daughter in December 2014 and a second daughter in 2016, everything has changed!
Favorite Quote: "Keep your eyes on the stars and your feet on the ground " -- Theodore Roosevelt