Dr. Elder received her Doctor of Optometry degree at the University of Waterloo in 2011. Upon graduation from Waterloo she was awarded the Irving Baker Excellence in Clinical Optometry Scholarship. She is a member of the Canadian Association of Optometrists and the Ontario Association of Optometrists. Dr. Elder completed her ocular therapeutics at Parkland Health and Hospital in Dallas, Texas and also did clinical externships in Ontario at optometry offices in Burlington and Fergus. Dr. Elder became a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry in 2013, has been an assessor for the Canadian optometric board exams and has worked in ocular research. She is qualified to prescribe therapeutic agents for the treatment and management of ocular disease.
Dr. Elder enjoys seeing patients of all ages. In her spare time, she enjoys baking, walking and spending time with her young family.