Dr. Hermiz obtained her Bachelor of Science from the University of Toronto, and completed her Doctor of Optometry degree in 2017 at the University of Waterloo. During her studies, Dr. Hermiz discovered a special interest in specialty contact lenses, and was awarded the Alcon Award for Excellence in Contact Lenses upon graduation. Dr. Hermiz completed her ocular disease and therapeutics externship under the supervision of ophthalmologists at the Eye Centers of South Florida. She also participated in a mission trip where she provided eye care to the residents of Tela, Honduras. Dr. Hermiz is thankful for the lovely introduction she has had to Georgetown and its residents, and hopes to help her patients achieve eye health and overall wellness.
Dr. Hermiz was raised in the tomato capital of Canada, Leamington, ON, until she moved to Burlington in 2009. She is fluent in both English and Chaldean/Assyrian. Dr. Hermiz enjoys theatrical and musical performances, as well as exploring new hiking paths. Feel free to give recommendations when you see her for an eye exam!