Dr. van Dijk graduated from the University of Waterloo in 2016 on the Dean’s Honours List, and was voted Valedictorian by his classmates. He held several volunteer positions during his time in Ontario, including serving as VP Internal of the University of Waterloo Optometry Student Society in his third year.
Born and raised in Winnipeg, Dr. van Dijk completed his undergraduate degree at the University of Manitoba and received the Governor General’s Silver Medal upon graduation. Excited to be back home, he looks forward to meeting new patients and using the latest vision care technologies to provide personalized care. He has a particular interest in patient education; taking the time to thoroughly explain diagnoses and ensure patients are able to make informed decisions regarding their ocular health.