Dr. Melanie de Jesus grew up in Markham, Ontario. She attended the University of Waterloo and Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago. Melanie served 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 has a special interest and training in binocular vision and Vision Therapy. Melanie lives in Stouffville with her husband and three young sons.