Our Eye Doctors
Dr. Martin McDowell grew up on a farm in Markham Township. He attended the University of Waterloo’s School of Optometry after which he founded Stouffville Optometry. He has also served as the Executive Director of the Canadian Examiners in Optometry, the Assistant Registrar of the College of Optometrists of Ontario, and has volunteered his professional services in Nicaragua, Haiti, and Ghana. Martin is interested in skiing, cooking and golf.
Dr. Carol Genin grew up in Woodstock Ontario. She graduated from the University of Waterloo’s School of Optometry. Carol serves as a Director on the Board of the Vision Institute of Canada, a charity that supplies specialized optometric services to the public and continuing education courses for Optometrists. She has volunteered with the Special Olympics and has been an Assessor for Canadian Examiners in Optometry. Carols interests include travel, fitness classes, and comedy events.
Dr. Melanie de Jesus grew up in Markham, Ontario. She attended the University of Waterloo and Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago. Melanie serves as the National Clinical Director of the Special Olympics Lions Club Opening Eyes Program. She has volunteered as an Assessor for Canadian Examiners in Optometry. Melanie lives in Stouffville with her husband and two young sons.